Community Policing Advisory Board (CPAB)

The board serves as advisors to the Chief of Police and police command staff on community policing matters, maintain communication between the Police Department and the neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and Neighborhood Watch groups and Merchants Watch groups, assist in educating and informing the public about community policing, it current progress and its direction, and authorize Neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and mediate disputes

About

The Community Policing Advisory Board (CPAB) was established in 1996 to:

  • Monitor and report to the Mayor and City Council on the implementation of community policing as described in Resolution 79235,
  • Provide recommendations to the Mayor, City Council, and City staff on steps to improve community policing
  • Serve as advisors to the Chief of Police and police command staff on community policing matters
  • Maintain communication between the Police Department and the neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and Neighborhood Watch groups and Merchants Watch groups.
  • Assist in educating and informing the public about community policing, it current progress and its direction
  • Authorize Neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils and mediate disputes.

CPAB Resolution #79235

CPAB By-Laws

Current Members:

Vacant, District 1

Colette McPherson, District 2

Carol Wyatt, District 3

Vacant, District 4

Jorge Lerma, District 5

Donald Dalke, District 6

Kirby Thompson, District 7

Art Douglas Blacksher, At-Large

Ericka Parker, OHA

Vacant, Neighborhood Watch Steering Committee Representative 2

Geraldine Wong, Neighborhood Watch Steering Committee Representative 1

VanCedric Williams, OUSD Representative

Creighton Davis, Chair, Mayoral

Yonas Gebremicael, Mayoral

Daniel Ettinlinger, Mayoral

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Map image for Community Policing Advisory Board (CPAB), located at 1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza in Oakland, CA 94612
1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza
11th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612

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The Board meets the first Wednesday of each month at 6pm at 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Hearing Room 2, Oakland, CA 94612