The Point Edward O.P.P. detachment is staffed by Staff Sgt. Ross Stuart, 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 Carolyn Leaver-Luciani. The other member of the Point Edward Police Services Board is Vice Chair Louie Mele. They meet on a bi-monthly basis, normally the second Thursday 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
Other Links to the Ontario Provincial Police
OPP Police Service Board Reports:
Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) Tips
Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) “Safe Guarding Your Home” Tips
Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) “Auto Theft Protection” Tips