List of law enforcement agencies in Canada

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This is a list of law enforcement agencies in Canada.

Rear Adm. Keith Taylor (center, right), commander of the 13th Coast Guard District, and Assistant Commissioner Todd Shean (center, left), Royal Canadian Mounted Police, stand with U.S. Coast Guard and RCMP law enforcement officers that have been specially trained and designated to conduct cross-border maritime law enforcement operations, on the White Rock Pier in White Rock, British Columbia, Canada, Oct. 12, 2012. Taylor, Shean and other U.S. and Canadian government and law enforcement officials announced that the Vancouver/Blaine, Wash., area will be home to one of the first regularized locations of the integrated cross-border maritime law enforcement operations known as Shiprider. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class George Degener.

Federal[edit]

Royal Canadian Mounted Police on Horseback in front of Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica (Ottawa)

Military[edit]

Canadian Forces Military Police "Dodge Charger Patrol Cruiser"

Railway[edit]

BADGE - Canada - FED - Canadian National Railway Police (very old style)(Kings Crown)

Provincial and Territorial[edit]

Alberta[edit]

Mounted members of the Calgary Police Service

British Columbia[edit]

Manitoba[edit]

New Brunswick[edit]

  • Bathurst City Police Service
  • Beresford, Nigadoo, Petit-Rocher and Pointe-Verte Regional Police Service (B.N.P.P. Regional Police Service)
  • Edmundston Police Force
  • Fredericton Police Force
  • Grand Falls Police Force
  • Kennebecasis Regional Police Force (formerly Rothesay Regional Police Force)
  • Miramichi Police Force
  • Saint John Police Force
  • Woodstock Police Force
  • Codiac Regional RCMP, Seving the Cities of Dieppe and Moncton as well as the Town of Riverview (Municipal Policing Contract)
  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police (Provincial Policing Contract)
  • Department of Justice and Public Safety (JPS) - Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit
  • JPS - Off Road Vehicle Enforcement Unit
  • JPS - Conservation Enforcement Unit
  • JPS - Tabacco Enforcement Unit
  • JPS - Compliance Enforcement Unit (Liquor, Gaming...)
  • JPS - Sheriff’s (Responsible for Court Security, Prisoner Transport...)
  • JPS - Corrections (Responsible for Correctional Facilities)

Newfoundland and Labrador[edit]

Northwest Territories[edit]

GNWT DOT Highway Patrol

Nova Scotia[edit]

Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers detain role players aboard the survey research vessel R-V Strait Hunter, which was simulating a migrant vessel during exercise Frontier Sentinel 2012 in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
  • Amherst Police Department
  • Annapolis Royal Police Department
  • Bridgewater Police Service
  • Cape Breton Regional Police Department: Sydney
  • Halifax Regional Police
  • Kentville Police Service
  • New Glasgow Regional Police: New Glasgow
  • New Glasgow Regional Police: Trenton
  • Stellarton Police Service
  • Truro Police Service
  • Westville Police Service
  • Nova Scotia Sheriff Services
  • Nova Scotia Vehicle Transportation Inspection
  • Nova Scotia Conservation Enforcement

Ontario[edit]

Railway[edit]

Prince Edward Island[edit]

  • RCMP
  • Charlottetown Police
  • Summerside Police
  • Kensington Police
  • Prince Edward Island Highway Safety
  • Prince Edward Island Sheriff Services
  • Prince Edward Island Fire Marshals Office
  • Prince Edward Island Conservation Officers
  • University of PEI campus Police
  • Prince Edward Island department of Corrections

Quebec[edit]

RSL Police car.jpg
A Richelieu-Saint-Laurent police car
  • Sûreté du Québec (Quebec provincial police)
  • Service de la protection de la faune (agent de protection de la faune)
  • Service de police de la Ville de Montréal
  • Service de police de la Ville de Québec
  • Service de police de la Ville de Gatineau
  • Service de police de la Ville de Laval
  • Service de police de l'agglomération de Longueuil
  • Service de police de la Ville de Blainville
  • Service de police de Châteauguay
  • Régie de police de Lac des Deux-Montagnes
  • Service de police de l'Assomption/St-Sulpice
  • Service de police de la Ville de Lévis
  • Service de la sécurité publique Ville de Mascouche
  • Service de police de Mercier
  • Service de police de Mirabel
  • Service de police de la MRC des Collines-de-l'Outaouais
  • Service de sécurité publique de la Ville de Repentigny
  • Régie intermunicipale de police Richelieu-Saint-Laurent
  • Régie intermunicipale de police de Roussillon
  • Service de sécurité publique de Saguenay
  • Sécurité publique de Saint-Eustache
  • Service de police de la Ville de Sherbrooke
  • Service de police de Terrebonne
  • Régie intermunicipale de police de Thérèse-de-Blainville
  • Service de sécurité publique de Trois-Rivières
  • Service de police de la Ville de Bromont
  • Service de police de la Ville de Granby
  • Régie de police de Memphrémagog
  • Service de police de la Ville de Mont-Tremblant
  • Service de police de Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
  • Service de police de la Ville de Saint-Jérôme
  • Service de la Sûreté municipale de Thetford Mines
  • Sûreté et contrôle de la société de transport de Montréal (Transit Security)

Saskatchewan[edit]

  • Saskatchewan Deputy Sheriffs
  • Saskatchewan Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods (SCAN)
  • Saskatchewan Vehicle Impoundment Against Sexual Exploitation (VISE)
  • Saskatchewan Community Safety Officers
  • Saskatchewan Highway Patrol
  • Saskatchewan Corrections
  • Saskatchewan Conservation Officers
  • Caronport Police Service
  • Corman Park Police Service
  • Dalmeny Police Service
  • Estevan Police Service
  • Luseland Police Service
  • Moose Jaw Police Service
  • Prince Albert Police Service
  • Regina Police Service
  • Saskatoon Police Service
  • University of Saskatchewan Department of Protective Services
  • Vanscoy Police Service
  • Weyburn Police Service

Indigenous police in Canada[edit]

Alberta[edit]

British Columbia[edit]

Manitoba[edit]

  • Dakota Ojibway Police Service - Birdtail Sioux, Canupawakpa Dakota, Roseau River, Sandy Bay & Sioux Valley First Nations
  • Opaskwayak Cree Nation Police Department

New Brunswick[edit]

  • Woodstock First Nation Police – Woodstock, New Brunswick

Ontario[edit]

Quebec[edit]

  • Cree Police Service
  • Mistissini Cree Police
  • Kahnawake Peace Keepers
  • Kanesatake Mohawk Police
  • Kativik Regional Police Force
  • Whapmagoostui Police
  • Long Point Police
  • Naskapi Police Force
  • Ouje-Bougoumou Cree Nation Police Service
  • Essipit Police Service
  • Uashat mak Maleotanam Public Security

Saskatchewan[edit]

  • File Hill First Nations Police Service

Fictional Law Enforcement Agencies[edit]

In various television and film media, producers may decide to utilise fictitious law enforcement agencies for the purpose of artistic license or copyright reasons.

Local[edit]

  • Little Big Bear Police Service - police service in the Sky Atlantic series Tin Star, covering the fictional town of Little Big Bear, Alberta.
  • Metropolitan Law Enforcement - police service in the Global series Rookie Blue. The former is printed on the police force logo, however it is often referred to as the "Metropolitan Police" in show. The show is set in Toronto, but does not make overt references to the city until later seasons. The real life counterpart would be the Toronto Police Service.
  • Metropolitan Police - police service in the CTV series Flashpoint and CBC Television series Cracked. A generic fictionalised version of the Toronto Police Service, it is home to the Strategic Response Unit (itself based on the Emergency Task Force).
  • Regional Police - regional police service in the Showcase TV series Trailer Park Boys. The service is shown to have a Parking Enforcement Division additionally. It is a fictional/generic version of the Halifax Regional Police.
  • Reverie Ipowahtaman Police Service - aboriginal police service in the Sky Atlantic series Tin Star. It covers the fictional Ipowahtaman First Nations reserve in Reverie, northern Alberta.
  • Service de police de Communaute Urbaine de Montréal (Montreal Urban Community Police Service) - police service in the 1996 TV series Jasmine. It is a fictional version of the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal.
  • Service de Police de Grande Ourse (Great Bear Police Service) - the local police service in the 2004 Radio-Canada TV series Grande Ourse. It covers the fictional mining town of Grande Ourse (Great Bear) in northern Quebec.
  • Service de Police Métropolitain (Metropolitan Police Service) - police service used in the 1998 Radio-Canada TV series Caserne 24, the 2011 Radio-Canada and 2014 Bravo-CTV series 19-2. In Caserne 24 it is the generic police service for the unnamed city the show is set in. In both versions of 19-2 it is a fictitious, generic version of the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal, with the uniforms and police vehicles bearing strong resemblance to the real Montreal service.

Provincial[edit]

Federal[edit]

  • Immigration and Customs Security (Sécurité de l'immigration et des douanes) - the federal agency that is the main focus of the CBC television series The Border. Created to deal with trans-border matters including terrorism and smuggling, it operates under the supervision of Public Safety Canada. Throughout the series the agency liaises with both the Department of Homeland Security and MI6.
  • Royal Canadian Federal Police, RCFP (Gendarmerie Royale Fédérale du Canada, GRFC) - national police service Sky Atlantic series Tin Star. Officers wear tan pants with a blue stripe, dark blue shirts with the service patch on either shoulder and black bulletproof vests with POLICE emblazoned on the front. It is a fictional version of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

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