The Crime Initiative Committee serves as liaisons between the Cornelius Police Department and their neighborhoods in relation to criminal activity or any public safety issues addressed by the Cornelius Police Department. The time, commitment, and dedication of committee members are appreciated by the Department. The Committee meets monthly to report community crime concerns, share compliments from residents, and learn about department events to share with the community.
Members: Dave Rochester, Chairman Bobby Brown Rex Childers Frank Christmas Vertie Torrence John Washam
2016 Accomplishments: • Committee members report activity in their areas including traffic issues, speeding issues, suspicious activity, etc.
• Committee members also survey residents for feedback. It was mostly complimentary for 2016 including being grateful for police presence they see.
• Chief Hoyle kept the committee updated on topics throughout the year such as: Lake Patrol, the annual budget retreat, CAD/RMS system, traffic initiatives, town camera system, and the non-profit organization called Top Deck. He also updated them each month on the crime statistics report.
• Chairman Rochester kept the committee updated on Top Deck Foundation