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Citizens on Patrol


Always seeking new members for the CITIZENS ON PATROL

The Owen Sound Citizens on Patrol Program is a volunteer civilian organization which operates in cooperation with the Owen Sound Police Service to reduce crime and acts of vandalism within the City of Owen Sound. Members conduct random patrols of public buildings and areas which have been identified as highly incident prone by the Owen Sound Police Services.
Members of the Citizens on Patrol participate in a minimum of 5 hours of patrol duty each month. During the random patrols, members are asked to keep precise notes of the activities during their shift. Each member is also asked to attend a monthly meeting.

Successful applicants must pass a background investigation prior to becoming a member. Applicants must be 19 years of age or older.  All training will be provided. 

Interested persons are encouraged to pick up an application at the Owen Sound Police Services.


For further information, please contact Special Constable Jason Cranny  Owen Sound Police Service 922 2nd Avenue West,
OWEN SOUND ON N4K 4M7  Phone: 519-376-1234 x569

We thank all applicants, however only those receiving an interview will be contacted.

In accordance with Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Legislation, applicant information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act and will be used strictly for candidate selection.