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  • Police Recruit Constable applications now being accepted

    Recruit Police Constable

    The Owen Sound Police Service is recruiting for the position of Police Constable. Applications from non-experienced applicants are currently being accepted.

    All applicants must meet the minimum qualifications for a police officer as identified in the Ontario Police Services Act. In addition, candidates must possess a valid Ontario driver’s licence (Class G or higher) and have no criminal convictions. Being certified in standard First Aid and CPR (Level “C”) is preferable.  

    Applicants must have completed phase 1 of the OACP Constable Selection System.  More information on this process can be found at   Accommodations for applicants with disabilities are available upon request, in relation to materials or processes to be used throughout the hiring process.

    The successful candidate will be subject to a comprehensive background check as well as physical and psychological assessments.


Hire a Paid Duty Officer

A paid duty officer is an off-duty police officer performing policing duties for an individual or organization other than Owen Sound Police. Paid duty officers are assigned by the police service, and may be arranged to serve at a variety of functions such as traffic direction, security and special events.

Request A Paid Duty

To request a Paid Duty Officer please complete the form below and fax it to the Owen Sound Police Service at 519-376-6131 or email to  Requests must be made at least 3 weeks in advance of the event.

Cancellation Terms

Any cancellation request must be received more than 24 hours before the beginning of the requested paid duty shift, or the applicant will be responsible for the costs of the time requested.