Creating a safer tomorrow, today.


Create a supportive environment to provide proactive and responsive policing services.


Integrity, Respect, Trust, Compassion, Dedication

Declaration of Principles

(Community Safety and Policing Act, 2019)

Policing shall be provided throughout Ontario in accordance with the following principles:

  1. The need to ensure the safety and security of all persons and property in Ontario, including on First Nation reserves.
  2. The importance of safeguarding the fundamental rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Human Rights Code.
  3. The need for co-operation between policing providers and the communities they serve.
  4. The importance of respect for victims of crime and understanding of their needs.
  5. The need for sensitivity to the pluralistic, multiracial and multicultural character of Ontario society.
  6. The need to be responsive to the unique histories and cultures of First Nation, Inuit and Métis communities.
  7. The need to ensure that police services and police service boards are representative of the communities they serve.
  8. The need to ensure that all parts of Ontario, including First Nation reserves, receive equitable levels of policing.

Adequate and Effective Policing

(Community Safety and Policing Act, 2019)

Adequate and effective policing means all of the following functions provided in accordance with the standards set out in the regulations, including the standards with respect to the avoidance of conflicts of interest, and with the requirements of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Human Rights Code:

  1. Crime Prevention
  2. Law Enforcement
  3. Maintaining the public peace
  4. Emergency response
  5. Assistance to victims of crime
  6. Any other prescribed policing function

Contact us

For emergencies please dial 9 1 1

Non-emergencies call 705-725-7025

TTY number 705-728-6630

General inquiries: [email protected]


Please note: Reports by e-mail and social media
are not accepted as they are not monitored 24/7.


Barrie Police Headquarters is located in the Barrie Simcoe Emergency Services Campus


110 Fairview Road

Barrie, ON

L4N 8X8

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