Help OpenOversight create transparency with the first public, searchable database of law enforcement officers.
How you can help
Volunteers submit open data requests to law enforcement agencies, then clean up and format the documents they receive.
Volunteers track reported incidents of police shootings, lawsuits, and complaints - recording details and documenting allegations.
Volunteers request and process policy documents from agencies.
Volunteers investigate problem officers, tracking their history across agencies.
Volunteers write news releases, do interviews, and engage with the public on behalf of Open Oversight Virginia.
Volunteers code, fix bugs, manage servers, and play with data.
Interested in volunteering?