Strategic Planning

The Halton Police Board is here to serve our community by ensuring the Halton Regional Police Service is effective, accountable and represents the community’s best interests. The Board is also responsible for setting the objectives and strategic direction of the service through the development of a Strategic Plan. This critical exercise ensures that the Service […]

Halton Region Remains the Safest Large Community

Working together, our Community and our Police Service have once again achieved remarkable crime-related statistics. We have the best (lowest) crime severity index among all large municipalities in Canada for the 24th straight year, and we also have the highest rate of solving crimes! The Halton Police Board is committed to ensuring that policing actions […]

RISK MANAGEMENT AND PUBLIC SAFETY

The primary role of the Halton Regional Police Board is to exercise governance and oversight functions to ensure that you, as members of the Halton community, receive the high caliber of police services you deserve. Our goal is the long-term safety and security of all our citizens. As we head into the summer season with […]

OAKVILLE COUNCILLOR JEFF KNOLL RE-ELECTED HALTON POLICE BOARD CHAIR

Oakville Local and Regional Councillor Jeff Knoll has been re-elected Chair of the Halton Police Board. Councillor Knoll was elected during the Board’s meeting on Thursday, January 27th. Ingrid Hann, who was appointed to the Halton Police Board as the Region’s civilian appointee on October 29, 2020, was re-elected as Vice-Chair. This is Ms. Hann’s […]

HALTON POLICE BOARD WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBER

The Halton Police Board is pleased to welcome Pavan Parmar to the Halton Police Services Board as our newest Regional Council Board member. Her appointment is effective as of today, December 9, 2021. Jeff Knoll, Chair of the Police Board, will officially introduce Pavan Parmar to the Board at the next Police Board meeting on […]

HALTON POLICE BOARD LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

The Halton Police Board (HPB) is pleased to announce the redesign and launch of our NEW and improved website. Visit us at www.HaltonPoliceBoard.Ca. “This new website reflects the Board’s commitment to good governance and ensuring information is accessible to the public. We want to make sure that every member of our community can stay up […]

HALTON POLICE BOARD APPOINTS FRED KAUSTINEN AS FIRST “CHIEF GOVERNANCE OFFICER”

Halton Police Board creates Canada’s first police board Chief Governance Officer OAKVILLE – In a move toward ensuring that policing is congruent with the community’s evolving needs, values and expectations, the Halton Police Board has created the role of Chief Governance Officer, or ‘CGO’. It is part of Halton Police Board’s comprehensive board-modernization initiative. The CGO […]

THE PIVOTAL ROLE OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS

April marked an opportunity to celebrate our unseen heroes during National Public Safety Telecommunications Week. Call takers are our community’s first point of contact in an emergency and their training, knowledge, and poise under pressure are critical in a time of crisis. The ability for telecommunications professionals to communicate information quickly, clearly, and accurately can […]