Shelburne Police Service

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Shelburne Police Service
Logo of the Shelburne Police Service
Motto A Tradition of Service
Agency overview
Formed 1879
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Legal jurisdiction Municipal
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters Shelburne, Ontario
Sworn members 15
Unsworn members 6
Elected officer responsible The Honourable Marie-France Lalonde, Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Agency executive Kent Moore, Chief of Police
Official website
Shelburne Police Station

The Shelburne Police Service (SPS) is the police force for the Town of Shelburne, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1879 and currently consists of 23 members, including 15 police officers, 4 auxiliary police officers, 2 civilian support members. These members provide 24/7 emergency response to approximately 5500 residents responding to more than 4000 calls per year.

These members work out of Shelburne Town Hall located at 203 Main Street, East in Shelburne, Ontario.


The Chief of Police is the highest-ranking officer. The position currently belongs to Kent Moore, who was appointed in 2005.

Police Services Board[edit]

The Police Services Board is composed of three appointees, in addition to Chief Moore. On the current Police Services Board, is:

  • Chairman Len Mikulich
  • Provincial Appointee Sandra Lawrence
  • Shelburne Council Member Randy Chambers

Shelburne Police Services Board Meetings

Location: Police Board Room, Shelburne Police Service every third Tuesday of the Month. Dates and Time may be subject to change and will be posted at Town Hall.

The Special Investigations Unit[edit]

The actions of the Shelburne Police are examined by the Special Investigations Unit, a civilian agency responsible for investigating circumstances involving police and civilians that have resulted in a death, serious injury, or allegations of sexual assault.

Shelburne Police Cruiser


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