By Niesha Lofing:
Rancho Cordova police Chief Rueben Meeks is looking for people to serve on a new police advisory committee.
The newly formed Chief's Outreach Advisory Board is tasked with improving the quality of life and enhancing trust between the community and the police department, a police news release states.
Meeks wants a diverse team of people who will openly discuss ideas and concerns and educate the community on police-related issues.
Board members also will help create and improve problem-solving strategies for problems and issues the department faces, the release states.
Board members must live or work in the Rancho Cordova area and be willing to serve on the board for two years.
Applications can be downloaded from www.ranchocordovapd.com and are due, along with a letter of intent, by Dec. 31.
Applications can be sent to Debbie Cannon, Rancho Cordova Police Department, 10361 Rockingham Dr., Rancho Cordova, CA 95827.
Questions may be directed to Cannon at (916) 606-1378 or firstname.lastname@example.org