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    Information About CPD Training and Policies

    In the wake of the murder of George Floyd, the Charlottesville Police Department has received numerous requests for information regarding its training and policies. Read on...
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    Statement of Gratitude to the Charlottesville Community

    Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney and Charlottesville Fire Chief Andrew Baxter would like to thank the Charlottesville community for expressing their civil discourse peacefully over the weekend. Read on...
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    Statement Regarding Death of George Floyd

    The City of Charlottesville and Charlottesville Police Department are expressing heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of Mr. George Floyd, who died while in police custody in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Read on...
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    CPD Partners With Local Nonprofit to Distribute "Bags of Hope"

    The Charlottesville Police Department is partnering with a local mental health nonprofit organization to distribute additional mental health resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    CPD to Dedicate New Memorial in Recognition of Fallen Officers

    The Charlottesville Police Department will dedicate a new memorial on Friday, May 15, 2020, in honor of five officers who have died in the line of duty. Read on...
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    Portion of West Market Street Closed Following Crash Involving Utility Pole

    A portion of West Market Street was closed for several hours following a crash involving a utility pole. The crash occurred on May 8, 2020, at approximately 7:32 a.m. Read on...
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    CPD Announces Changes to Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU)

    Beginning Monday, May 11, the Charlotttesville Police Department will make changes to the operation of its Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU) Read on...
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    CPD Welcomes Seven New Officers

    The Charlottesville Police Department welcomed seven new officers at a swearing-in ceremony on Friday, May 1, 2020. Read on...
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    CPD Responds to Death of Dr. Lorna Breen

    The Charlottesville Police Department is extending condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Lorna Breen, who died Sunday following a call for medical assistance. Read on...
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    CPD Operating on Modified Response

    As a proactive measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Charlottesville Police Department will modify its responses to non-emergency calls. Read on...
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    CPD Headquarters Closed to the Public

    As a proactive measure to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Charlottesville Police Department is suspending front counter services and closing our facilities to the public. Read on...
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