The Mobile Police Citizens Community Relations Advisory Council was created by the Mobile City Council to promote the concept that citizens, communities and the police share common goals of maintenance of law and order, reduction of crime and protection of the community. The Advisory Council acts to promote relationships and understandings necessary to effectively attain this purpose.
The nine members of the Advisory Council include seven appointed by the City Council, one appointed by the mayor and one appointed by the Chief of Police. Initial members will serve a term that expires on November 1, 2017. New members will serve two years.