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Saint John Police Force headquarters

Saint John Police Force

Emergency? Call 9-1-1

9-1-1 is to be used only for emergencies (police, fire or medical) where an immediate response is required – when there is an emergency and lives are in danger, immediate action is required or there is a crime in progress.

For non-emergency related incidents, please contact 506-648-3333.

For administrative inquiries such as criminal record checks, please contact 506-648-3200 Monday thru Friday between 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

As one of the oldest police departments in the country, the Saint John Police Force (SJPF) contributes significantly to the safety and wellbeing of our community’s residents. Our core focus is crime reduction, emergency response, public order, victim services, and law enforcement, and the foundation for how we work is based on community policing. Our mission is “Police and community working together for a safer Saint John” We serve and protect with respect. This bold model encourages us to think about potential gaps in service delivery, and how we can use collaboration and partnerships to enhance the service we provide.


Criminal Record Check

Apply online or in-person


Report a Crime

Emergency Dial 9-1-1

For non-emergency immediate assistance: 506-648-3333

Submit Anonymous Tip Online


Community Appearance

Make a request for an appearance


Looking for Something?

Recovering Lost and Found or Seized Items