The Patrol Section is vital to the New Glasgow Regional Police, and provides around-the-clock patrols in the community. Officers assigned to this section work on one of four platoons. Each platoon consists of 4 to 6 officers. Each platoon works 12 hour shifts for 4 days, 2 days day-shift, 2 days night-shift, and then four days off duty.

Duties include:

  • Community patrol patrol section 1 1
  • 911 Response
  • Criminal investigations
  • Funeral escorts
  • Enforcement of Provincial Statutes
  • Traffic Law enforcement
  • Crowd control at various festivals and activities
  • Domestic violence response
  • Proactive community involvement
  • Response to non-emergency calls