City of Camden, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Camden 3-12-1998 by Ord. No. MC-3374; amended in its entirety 3-26-1998 by Ord. No. MC-3381. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Police Department — See Ch. 87.

§ 30-1
Council created. 

§ 30-2
Purpose. 

§ 30-3
Membership.  

§ 30-4
Organization. 

§ 30-1 Council created.

The creation of a Community Public Safety Council is hereby authorized as an advisory body to City Council.

§ 30-2 Purpose.

The purpose of this Council shall be to create a police-community working group to examine public safety issues in the City of Camden and to develop programs and strategies to address these issues.

§ 30-3 Membership.

[Amended 1-28-1999 by Ord. No. MC-3441]

The Mayor, President of City Council, the Chief of Police or their representatives shall serve as ex officio members of this Council. The remaining members, the community members, shall be comprised of one member from each of the city's census tracts and one alternate member for each community member. There shall also be four area representatives who shall represent areas which correspond more or less to the four councilmanic wards; the initial representatives of the community shall be nominated by the community or a member of City Council. Thereafter, the membership of the organization shall be selected in a manner provided by that Council in its bylaws.

§ 30-4 Organization.

The Council shall organize and create its own bylaws.