To foster and support programs and initiatives that strengthen a safe community and enhance the quality of life in Ventura.


Youth Programs

Positive and proactive opportunities such as the Ventura Police Activities League (PAL) which supports after school and youth mentoring programs designed to reduce crime-related risk and help disadvantaged youth grow into productive citizens.

Community Programs

Projects that enhance the relationship between the community and the Ventura Police Department.

Public Safety Programs

Initiatives that address specific public safety needs, improve police effectiveness, and office safety through the use of specialized equipment, evolving technology and other innovations.


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Chillin’ with VPD

By VPCF | Jan 22, 2017

The Ventura Police Department, Ventura Police Community Foundation and McConnell’s Fine Ice Cream invited all to come out to the 2nd Annual Chillin’ with VPD at the Pacific View Mall to get to know their VPD! Visitors saw a K9 demonstration, visited with SWAT, Motors, Patrol, CSI and More! Visitors were given a VPD passport…

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Castro Family Toy Drive

By VPCF | Dec 19, 2016

The VPCF was delighted to participate in the Castro Family Toy Drive Holiday Party for the 2nd year.  This wonderful event gives kids being treated with cancer and blood diseases at Ventura County Medical Center a special party filled with music, food and gifts.

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Chief’s Luncheon

By VPCF | Nov 16, 2016

The Chief’s Annual Luncheon sponsored by the VPCF, featured Chief Ken Corney speaking to attendees about the Department’s Strategic Plan, community safety and the mission of the Foundation.  Guests enjoyed lunch by the Ventura Spaghetti Company and had a guided tour of VPD Headquarters.

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Unity Day

By VPCF | Oct 20, 2016

Ventura Police School Resource Officer Jamey MacLellan helped organize a anti-bullying campaign for the Ventura Unified School District’s elementary schools. The VPCF was proud to support this great event by purchasing orange Unity bracelets which were given to all participants as a symbol of kindness and working together to promote a positive learning environment.

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Sponsor of VPDK9 Unit’s Bark Out Loud

By VPCF | Sep 9, 2016

The VPCF was proud to support and be a sponsor of the Ventura Police K9 Unit’s annual fundraiser Bark Out Loud. We are proud of our K9 Officers and their partners!

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