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what is the CPC?

We provide Data Analysis, Operations Info, and Outreach as we collaboratively advise the Township of South Orange Village regarding its oversight of the Village Police Department

Subcommittees are made up of volunteers from the community

What We Do


DATA AND ANALYTICS

We work with the police department to collect and analyze data on officer interactions within the community.

OPERATIONS

We assess, analyze and make recommendations regarding operations.

OUTREACH

We educate and inform you about how the community and police department are working together to make South Orange a safe, equitable and fair community.

COMMUNITY CARE & JUSTICE

South Orange and the CPC partner with Essex County and Seton Hall University to reimagine traditional models of public safety

Know your Village

South Orange by the Numbers


16,700

population

5,130

households

2,400

businesses

45

police officers

Why working together is important

In these challenging times, coming together as a Village to provide …

  • Equity
  • Safety
  • Education
  • Awareness
  • Social Work Assistance

Two Categories!

1) Voices from the Community – These are posts from the community at large, which have been fact-checked and posted as opinions from the public. They do NOT reflect the opinions or positions of the CPC itself.

2) Posts from the CPC – These are posts that convey points of view that were approved by the CPC as a whole.

Community Posts and Official CPC Posts