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Ottawa Police hosts information sessions on service delivery changes

January 12th, 2017 Comments off

Ottawa Police hosts information sessions on service delivery changes

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is hosting a series of public information sessions for residents to learn more about changes to its service delivery model.

These changes are part of a strategy called the Service Initiative (SI) Program, which is designed to improve how the OPS serves the community.

At the information sessions, residents will learn about their Community Police Officers, how to access policing services, where to direct concerns about safety in their neighbourhood, and more.

Three sessions are being hosted across the city. Spaces are limited (100 spots per session) so residents are asked to register online, starting today.

Date Time Location
Monday, January 16, 2017 7-8:30 pm Nepean Sportsplex, Hall C and D

1701 Woodroffe Ave, K2G 1W2

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 7-8:30 pm Kanata Recreation Complex, Upper Hall A

100 Charlie Rogers Place, K2V 1A2

Thursday, January 19, 2017 7-8:30 pm Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, Hiawatha Park Room

1490 Youville Drive, K1C 2X8

A number of changes have already been made to the OPS service delivery model – such as a new organizational structure for investigative units and the Strategic Operations Centre, a hub for frontline, day-to-day operations and acts as a virtual back-up for officers on the road.

Effective January 23, 2017, the OPS will be launching the last of the major SI restructurings, the new Frontline Deployment Model, which is aimed at improving community safety by making it easier to move resources across the city to where they are needed. The new model will also have more streamlined processes for partners and the public to access services.

For more information about the SI, visit

ottawapolice.ca/serviceinitiative or email serviceinitiative@ottawapolice.ca.

 

CONTACT:

Media Relations Section

Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5366

@OttawaPolice

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CARLINGTON COMMUNITY SAFETY NIGHT October 27th

October 18th, 2016 Comments off

River Ward Councillor Riley Brockington invites residents, business owners, community groups and local organizations to join him at a Carlington Safety Night on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Alexander Community Centre.

The evening will feature three guest presentations from the Carlington Community Health Centre, Ottawa Community Housing, and the Ottawa Police Service about what they are doing in the community in light of recent high profile events. The focus of the evening is to discuss how crime issues in Carlington are being addressed, what is working well, what are the challenges, what resources are available and how can the local community get more involved.

Following the presentations, there will be an opportunity for residents to ask questions.

WHO:

Host:

  • City Councillor Riley Brockington

Presenters:

  • Cst. Kevin Williams, Ottawa Police Service
  • Stéphane Giguère, Chief Executive Officer, Ottawa Community Housing
  • Brian Gilligan, Vice-President, Community Development, Ottawa Community Housing
  • Janet Bowes, Program Director, Carlington Community Health Centre

WHAT: Community Safety Night

WHEN: Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 7pm

WHERE: Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver Street, Ottawa

WHY: To bring community together to learn about what is being done by the Ottawa Police Service, Ottawa Community Housing and the Carlington Community Health Centre to address community safety issues and to discuss additional ways the community can get involved.

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Alexander Needs Assessment Survey Results

September 29th, 2016 Comments off

ANAThe results from the Alexander Needs Assessment Survey were presented on September 28th to the community.

If you missed it or would like to take a closer look download the presentation here!

City Councillor’s Update – September CCA General Meeting

September 23rd, 2016 Comments off

CCU-Sep21-16FP Download  the September Update from our City Councillor Riley Brockington, presented at our general meeting as a PDF File here

 

 

 

 

Free Bike clinics in Carlington

June 11th, 2016 Comments off

Bike ClinicTwo Bike Clinics (free!) are being held in Carlington.
If your bike needs minor repairs we'll try to help:

Tuesday June 14, 2016
6-8 pm
across from Caldwell Gym
( 1520 Caldwell Ave. )
Wednesday June 15, 2016
6-8 pm
Alexander Community Centre
960 Silver St.
The bike clinics are organized through the Carlington Community Health Centre

Personal Safety Workshop for Women

February 23rd, 2016 Comments off

PSWfWYOU’RE INVITED TO JOIN US FOR A

PERSONAL SAFETY WORKSHOP
FOR WOMEN

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25
5:30—7:30 P.M.
1475 CALDWELL AVE.
FREE REFRESHMENTS!
PRE-REGISRATION REQUIRED
RSVP: 613-722-4000, EXT. 244

Organized by the CCHC

COMMUNITY SAFETY WALK

January 26th, 2016 Comments off

CSWYOU’RE INVITED TO JOIN :

COMMUNITY SAFETY WALK
THURSDAY, JANUARY 28TH
5:30—7:30 P.M.
1475 CALDWELL AVE.

Don't forget to register!

( sponsored by the CCHC )