Community Safety Working Group

Welcome to the home page for the Community Safety Working Group. The purpose of the Community Safety Working Group is to (a) make recommendations on alternative ways of providing public safety services to the community and (b) make recommendations on reforms to the current organizational and oversight structures of the Amherst Police Department.

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Committee Details

Type: Ad Hoc Limited
Legal Reference: Charter Section 3.2, Committees created by the Manager 
Apointing Authority: Town Manager in accordance with Charter Section 3.3.c 
# of Voting Members: Nine (9)
Term: All appointments expire September 1, 2021
Special Municpal Employee: Yes
Staff Support:  Town Manager, Police Chief, and other staff as needed.

Membership

Member
Appointed
Tashina Bowman
2020
Darius Cage
2020
Debora Ferreira
2020
Pat Ononibaku
2020
Brianna Owen, Vice-Chair 
2020
Russ Vernon-Jones
2020
Ellisha Walker 
2020
Paul Wiley, Chair 
2020
Vacant   
Jennifer Moyston, Staff Liaison   
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