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The Owen Sound Police Service Today

Our police officers and civilian members provide 24-hour, 7 day a week policing services responding to a wide variety of calls for service in the City of Owen Sound, in addition to road safety, crime prevention, and community safety and wellbeing initiatives.

The Owen Sound Police Service operates from our headquarters located at 922 2nd Avenue West, Owen Sound. The Police Service operates with a compliment of over 40 full-time and 5 part-time officers. There are also 24 full-time and 28 part-time civilian employees, including 14 Special Constables  mainly assigned to court duties.

A network of numerous volunteers assists the Owen Sound Police Service in the delivery of many of our initiatives such as Citizens on Patrol, Auxiliary Police, and a mobile Safety Village to name a few.

The Owen Sound Police Service values the  relationships with our Community Partners. These relationships are essential in delivering high quality policing services while fostering collaborative partnerships and community engagement that strengthen public safety and community wellbeing. The Owen Sound Police Service continues to explore new technology and innovative strategies to meet the ever-changing needs of our community. The members of the Owen Sound Police Service value the community and our people through: Integrity, Dedication, Leadership, Teamwork, and Innovation.