The Point Edward O.P.P. detachment is staffed by Sgt. Tim Ives, ten officers and an office administrator who serve the residents of the Village of Point Edward and provide support to Hwy. 402. They are responsible for patrolling the Village as well as responding to emergency situations. In addition, they enforce a number of the Village by-laws including the Noise By-law.
The O.P.P. contract is administered by the Point Edward Police Services Board. The Board Chair is currently Brad Drury. Other members of the Point Edward Police Services Board are composed of Vice Chair Carolyn Leaver Luciani, and Mayor Bev Hand. They meet on a bi-monthly basis, normally the second Tuesday of the month. Meetings are held in January, March, May, July, September and November. Residents are always welcome to attend the meetings.
Contacting the Police
To call police, there are three options depending on the urgency:
- IN AN EMERGENCY – DIAL 911
- To have an officer attend – Dial 1-888-310-1122
- For criminal record checks or local matters not requiring the attendance of an officer – Dial (519) 336-8691
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