The Vestavia Hills Police Department has multiple community initiatives that it supports throughout the year. Some notable COPS initiatives are:
- Community Night Out – Annual event, usually held in October at City Hall.
- VHPD Teen Driver Training
- Neighborhood Shield Signs – For details, contact Sgt. Eddie Crim at 205.978.0119.
- Medication Drop Boxes – Turn in unused or expired prescription mediation for safe disposal. Drop boxes are located at both VHPD precincts.