The City of Grande Prairie is transitioning to a municipal police service. During this transition, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) remains the police of jurisdiction. For emergencies, please dial 911. For general RCMP inquiries, call 780-830-5701.
Based on recommendations outlined in the MNP Police Transition Report, explore below year by year how the Grande Prairie Police Service is coming into action.
Create Grande Prairie Police Commission
Create Policies & Procedures
Recruit Chief of Police
GPPS & RCMP share policing responsibilities during entire transition
Total of 41 GPPS Police Officers trained & deployed
Total of 31 Peace Officers deployed
Total of 65 GPPS Police Officers trained & deployed