Foundation Events

Guardians' gauntlet

The Guardians' Gauntlet is a 5k obstacle course challenge run in beautiful Walnut Creek Park. The event is designed to test participant's physical abilities in an inclusive environment.

While competing, the racers also have the opportunity to interact with members of the Albemarle County Police Department, who will be on hand to visit with the community, assist at the obstacles, and compete!

Our 3rd annual Guardians' Gauntlet will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018. To register to participate or volunteer, please visit our new event website:

   We are looking for sponsors for this fun and challenging community event! For additional     information about partnering with us, please follow this LINK!


Grab your shotgun, bring some friends and join us for a 15 station sporting clay shoot! Enjoy a great day at Virginia’s oldest, and certainly most picturesque, Gun Club, Shenandale, and make a positive impact in our community. 5 man teams participate for a chance to be named “top gun”. Need help filling your team?... have one our ACPD officers join you. You won't want to miss this challenging day of clay pigeon shooting, good food, and great people!

Our 4th annual shoot will be held on Friday, October 19, 2018.  For information about event sponsorship, please email:



A tradition since 1995, the Albemarle County Police Foundation hosts the annual Police Awards Ceremony and Banquet to celebrate the achievements of the Police Department, and recognize outstanding individual accomplishments.

In addition to being an occasion to celebrate, the banquet is also a time for family, friends and fellowship among the ACPD family.

This year's Police Awards Ceremony and Banquet was held on March 24, 2018. A HUGE thank you to our event sponsors!

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putt putt with the police

We had an awesome time at our 3rd Annual "Putt Putt with the Police" on June 13, 2018! Huge thanks to all of our event sponsors and everyone who came out to join us for this super fun event! Have a wonderful summer and we'll see you next year! Event pics below.

An event designed to develop positive community relations among the ACPD officers and local youth! Kids have an opportunity to come out and play miniature golf with some of Albemarle’s Finest. In addition to testing their putting skills, kids also have the opportunity to explore police vehicles, meet a K-9, enjoy some refreshments and engage in fun activities! A fun family event for kids of all ages!

To find out how you can sponsor this fun community event, please click HERE!