working with communities

Law Enforcement Agencies

Manitoba Citizens on Patrol Program

Partnership with local law Agencies

Roles of Local law enforcement agencies

  • Provide recommendations and approvals of new COPP groups
  • Conduct Criminal Record Searches for COPP group members
  • Provide a liaison officer to support the group by attending meetings, discussing and sharing ideas and being a primary contact for reporting any concerns
  • Encourage and support community participation
  • Assist with training, as required
  • Be an active member in the development of the Manitoba COPP
  • May serve as an active member on the Manitoba COPP Resource Council

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"True public safety requires a collaboration between law enforcement and the community."