Medicine Hat Police Service

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Medicine Hat Police Service
Medicine Hat Police Service Logo.svg
Logo of the Medicine Hat Police Service.
Motto Serving and Protecting With Pride
Agency overview
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Legal jurisdiction Municipal
General nature
Operational structure
Sworn members 96[1]
Elected officer responsible The Honourable Jonathan Denis, Minister of Justice and Solicitor General
Agency executive Andy McGrogan, Interim Chief of Police
Website
Official website

Medicine Hat Police Service is the municipal police force for the City of Medicine Hat, Alberta. Currently headed by Chief Andy McGrogan when Chief Gordon Earl suddenly died in office.[2]

MHPS is the first police force in Canada to receive a Police Service Banner and first in Alberta to be granted a National Municipal Police Service Badge by the Canadian Heraldic Authority. [3]

MHPS is the highest paid Police force in Canada.

  1. ^ Medicine Hat Police Service Annual Report 2007
  2. ^ Chief Gordon Earl Leadership Legacy Fund
  3. ^ Centennial Message

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