An internal investigation was conducted following the stop in December and, upon determining department policy was not followed, disciplinary action was taken. A further investigation by Virginia State Police has been requested.
The Executive Board of the VACP has issued the following statement:
Culpeper Police Department Awarded National Advanced Re-Accreditation with Meritorious Achievement by CALEA
The Culpeper Police Department earned its sixth national advanced accreditation certification following a panel interview on March 26, 2021. Only 10% of Virginia's agencies are accredited with CALEA and even fewer obtain advanced accredited status.