The Greensboro Police Department, also known as GPD, is a full-service agency that is operated by the government of city of Greensboro in North Carolina. It is a law enforcement agency that provides crime prevention and protection services for citizens. The department safeguards lives and properties. The Greensboro Police Department operates a patrol bureau. It also organizes a fundraising event, Cop on Top. The department conducts community programs and events. In addition, the Greensboro Police Department provides the Crime Stoppers program. The Greensboro Police Department operates a citizens advisory council and investigative bureau. The Greensboro Police Department has a staff of more than 600 individuals. It is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.