Volunteers in Police Service

Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS)

VIPSMission Statement:

The VIPS Program is responsible for enhancing the mission, vision, and values of the Purcellville Police Department; as well as the promotion of community involvement, awareness, and support.


VIPS program is organized to aid, support and in all lawful manner, assist at the discretion and direction of the Chief of Police, Purcellville Police Department (PPD) and the Town of Purcellville, in the promotion of public safety and the doing of all other acts, matters and things incidental thereto or connected therein.

VIPS Brochure

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VIPS Opportunities include:

  • General office duties
  • Computer activities
  • Photography (secondary assignment)
  • General maintenance of police vehicles
  • Editing of police department publications
  • Web design and updates
  • Training coordination
  • Recruitment and public outreach