Police Services consists of several components that work together to provide Haldimand County residents with a safe and comfortable community. The following groups work together to ensure the safety of Haldimand County and its residents:
- Ontario Provincial Police
Policing in Haldimand County has been contracted out to the Ontario Provincial Police. The OPP carries out the formal policing in Haldimand County as per a five-year contract with the Province.
- Haldimand County Police Services Board
Municipal policing services are required by provincial legislation to be governed by a Police Services Board. The board local objectives and priorities for police after consultation with Detachment Commander.
- Community Policing Committees
Volunteers in the community help promote public safety and crime prevention by focusing on the specific needs of an area and by providing programming to address those needs.
You can view the 2017 – 2019 Haldimand County OPP Action Plan, which has information about the Detachment, includes a progress report on previous initiatives, and lists the Detachment’s priorities for 2017 – 2019.