Posted on Tuesday, March 01, 2022 11:09 AM
(Toronto, ON) – In recognition of Zero Discrimination Day, the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) has issued Building Relationships: A Guide to Policing and 2SLGBTQ+ Communities, an updated resource for police personnel designed to help policing professionals better serve and work with 2SLGBTQ+ communities. The document is a significant update of the original document Best Practices in Policing and LGBTQ Communities in Ontario issued in 2013.
“As police leaders,...
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2022 03:40 PM
Thank you to Peel Regional Police (PRP) for producing a terrific new video highlighting the benefits of joining the service and recruits starting their journey through the OACP's Constable Selection System (CSS). The Join Our Policing Family video is available on the OACP's YouTube channel.
Other police services are working with the OACP to produce similar Join Our Policing Family videos. The OACP is proud to support these efforts to promote our Ontario police services and the CSS. If you'd like...
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2022 03:36 PM
The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) is proud to announce that Niagara Regional Police Service and the Ontario Police Video Training Alliance (OPVTA) have provided the OACP with an updated "Welcome to Canada" videos which helps new Canadians understand Canadian policing.
The OACP’s YouTube channel has “Welcome to Canada” videos in the following languages:
Posted on Thursday, February 10, 2022 10:59 AM
Ontario's police leader's are pleased to announce that the latest issue of H.Q. Magazine is now available online.
- Data Mining: Turning digital evidence from a liability into an asset
- Building Community Trust: Re-imaging de-escalation and crisis Intervention
- Making Bold, Courageous Change: Interview with Jacqueline Edwards, recipient of the 2021 OACP President’s Award of Merit
- What (We Think) We Know About Body Cams Canadian: research is needed to examine how officers...
Posted on Friday, February 04, 2022 02:41 PM
The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and OnStar Canada are proud to honour Sergeant Karen Hunte, Toronto Police Service as January’s recipient of our Heroes Behind the Badge award.
Years ago, Sergeant Hunte was involved in a horrific case involving a three-year-old girl, and throughout the child’s recovery, she kept in close contact with her and found ways to boost her spirits when times were tough. Over the past nine years, Sergeant Hunte has developed a relationship...