Chief’s Welcome

On behalf of the men and women of the North Bay Police Service and the communities we have proudly served since 1882, it is with great pleasure that I welcome you to our website. I trust you will enjoy viewing the various sections, which have been designed to provide you with current, comprehensive information and invaluable insight into our organization and the services we provide. I also welcome you to follow us on Twitter @NorthBayPolice and to subscribe to our YouTube channel.

As Chief of Police, I feel privileged to lead and work with the dedicated and professional members of our police service, who are committed to making a difference in our community every day.

Our ability to facilitate feedback, communicate and inform our community is of the utmost importance to us and we welcome your comments, suggestions and questions.

We are committed to working with each of you individually, as well as our countless community partners to ensure that we successfully meet the many new challenges and opportunities that lay ahead.

Thank you for visiting our site. I encourage you to return to it often as we will be updating the information it contains on a regular basis.

Chief Paul Cook
Twitter @ChiefPDCook

The future of policing in Ontario

In April 2014, the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police issued an informational video on the efforts by Ontario’s police leaders, other policing partners, and the Government of Ontario to address important issues shaping the future of policing in Ontario.


Use of police force

In April 2014, Ontario's police leaders also issued an informational video  on use of force issues, which addresses public concerns over police use of force and provides viewers with the basic facts about this important area of policing.