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  • Information for Visitors to the Owen Sound Police Station - Until Further Notice

    If you feel ill or have any symptoms of a respiratory virus, we are asking visitors to please avoid coming to our police station until you feel better.

    If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1. It is an emergency if someone’s immediate health, safety, or property is in immediate danger or there is a crime in progress.
    For non-emergencies, dial 519-376-1234 or use our on-line reporting system-
    To use our on-line system please make sure:


    • This is NOT an Emergency
    • This incident occurred within the Owen Sound City limits?
    • There are No Known suspects?
    • You have a valid email address?


Protecting Credit & Debit Cards

If your identity is stolen or your credit history is compromised, it can take years to recover, and affects your sense of security.

Take the steps to protect yourself:

  • Immediately report lost or stolen credit and debit cards
  • Check monthly statements carefully and report any discrepancies to the issuing credit card company
  • Never loan your credit and debit cards to anyone and sign all credit and debit cards when you receive them
  • Cancel credit and debit cards you do not use and keep a list of the ones you use regularly
  • Promptly remove mail from your mailbox after delivery and do not leave pieces of mail lying around your residence or work place
  • Shred bank statements and all paperwork you no longer need
  • Never give out your passwords or Personal Identification Number (PIN)