The Cumberland Metropolitan Board of Police Commissioners is responsible for appointing members of the Cumberland Police Department and appointing one of these individuals as the Chief of Police. The Board also appoints civilian employees necessary to carry out the work of the police department and makes recommendations for compensation of police department employees to the Town Council. Additionally, the Board acts as the Town Safety Board for the purposes of suspension, demotion, or dismissal of police department members.
The Board of Metropolitan Police Commissioners meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The members are appointed to three-year terms and are as follows:
- Aaron Cutshaw
- Louise Edwards
- Kimberly Gilpin
- Brian Gritter
- Breck Terhide
Metropolitan Board of Police Commissioners minutes and agendas may be found in our Document Center