what is the CPC?

We provide Data Analysis, Training 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


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


We assess, analyze and make recommendations regarding police officer training.


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.

Know your Village

South Orange by the Numbers








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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

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By South Orange PD The South Orange Police Department is looking for dependable adults to fill their part time and per diem School Crossing Guard positions. You can be a part of their efforts and help to ensure the safety of children and other pedestrians as they cross the street before and after school inContinue reading “Want to Help SOPD Make Pedestrians Safer? Hiring School Crossing Guards Now!”