About Us

The Park Police Volunteer Association (PPVA) of the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Prince George's County Division, was established in 1996 to have a cadre of volunteers to call upon for assistance with community activities. The PPVA is under the umbrella of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission.

Regular Meetings

  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Maryland-National Capital Park Police Headquarters
    6700 Riverdale Road
    Riverdale, MD 20737


Our community activities include:
  • Adopt-A-Trail
  • Bicycle Safety Programs
  • Child ID
  • Festivals and Fairs
  • Park Watch


Park Police Volunteer Association's mission is to serve the community through active efforts in partnership with the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, enhancing the relationship between law enforcement and the community through the provision of support services, community events and educative awareness.