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5 Things that make the SPS one of SK’s Top Employers

For the third year in a row we are honoured to have been named as one of Saskatchewan’s Top 25 Employers! Some highlights from our nomination: We’ve been around for 112 years! 654 of us go to work everyday knowing … Continue reading

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Police Lights, Sirens – What purpose do they serve?

Post by: Cst. Candace Mitchell — One of the most common complaints that we hear relates to our use of lights and sirens. And I will confess that, yes, I have used them to get to a coffee shop. Why? … Continue reading

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3rd Place in Best Dressed!

“Police vehicles are not just for transportation; they are the calling cards of a police service to the community.” And for the last decade, Blue Line Magazine Inc. has recognized the design of Canadian police vehicles during their annual “Best … Continue reading

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Happy Batman Day!

Did you know that Batman is the only superhero that doesn’t have super powers? In the graphic novels and movies, he’s equipped with a plethora of gizmos and gadgets, AND a desire to help people. Just like Police Officers. We have the tools to fight and … Continue reading

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Twitter Q & A: Fraud Awareness Tip

Recently had this question come in through our Twitter account and thought it would be a great fraud awareness tip to share with others! Here is the question: Hey @SaskatoonPolice recently fell victim 2card skimming in #yxe, is this correct … Continue reading

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Tour of the new HQ

Check out the below timeline from Twitter that detailed our tour through the nearly-complete Saskatoon Police Service Headquarters! New HQ Tour  

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A Police Officer’s Mental Health

The concept of mental health is a hot topic – both in and out of police circles. The connection between Policing and mental health continues to be examined on different levels. It is no surprise that Police, being first responders, … Continue reading

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Special Events Policing

Throughout the year, hundreds of events take place in Saskatoon that make the city a wonderful place to live. Whenever people gather in public spaces, it becomes the responsibility of the Saskatoon Police Service to ensure everyone can safely enjoy … Continue reading

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Social Media Savvy PO’s

As Facebook turns 10-years-old, it’s a good opportunity to reflect on how social media affects our daily lives. Originally more of a novelty, social media has become an integral part of our everyday lives, including for those of us in … Continue reading

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A year in review: Crime Free Multi-Housing

Nearly half of the city’s multi-housing rental properties participate in the Crime Free Multi-Housing (CFMH) program, a service extended by the Saskatoon Police that offers safe rental housing in Saskatoon. The program consists of three unique phases, including training, inspection … Continue reading

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