Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 12:20 AM
Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police Statement
on Supporting Victims and Survivors of Military Sexual Offences
Supporting Victims and Survivors of Military Sexual Offences Requires Cooperation and Collaboration by Police Leaders, Community Partners, the Government of Canada, and the Department of National Defence
Ontario’s Police Leaders Call on the Government of Canada to Establish a National Working Group
Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 06:12 PM
Statement by Ontario’s Police Leaders Regarding the Death of
Toronto Police Service Constable Andrew Hong
Jeff McGuire, O.O.M.
Executive Director, Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police
The death of a police officer deeply affects that officer’s family and friends, as well as every woman and man who serves as an officer. Today, having had time to process the September 12, 2022, death in the line of duty of Constable Andrew Hong of the Toronto Police Service, members of all police services across...
Posted on Monday, June 27, 2022 01:30 PM
Police officers face significant occupational stresses due to the changing nature of the safety needs of the communities they serve and the corresponding pressures on police professionals to ensure they serve these communities effectively and with professionalism. As Ontario’s police leaders, members of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) affirm their duty to support their members, both sworn officers and civilian staff, in carrying out their important work.
No matter where they...
Posted on Wednesday, September 01, 2021 03:55 PM
Ontario’s police leaders and personnel are committed to playing our part in keeping our communities safe from COVID-19, especially as the Delta Variant continues to threaten the health and safety of the people of Ontario. We are proud of the ongoing efforts of our front-line police officers and personnel, along with other first responders, in the fight against COVID-19.
Given the new requirement for proof of vaccination against COVID-19 announced today by the Government of Ontario, police...
Posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 02:57 PM
Earlier this year, the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) advocated with the Government of Ontario for priority access to COVID-19 vaccinations for Ontario’s police personnel. As Ontario’s police leaders, OACP members believe that the health and safety of all our personnel must be the overriding priority when it comes to questions related to the ongoing threat of COVID-19. To that end, we continue to strongly encourage all personnel to be vaccinated unless they have a valid medical...