Tag Archives: Saskatoon

The Value of First Aid

As Police Officers, you hear us speak a lot about the ‘tools in our tool kit’. Being trained in CPR and first aid is another such tool, but it isn’t one you hear of us using too often. We wanted … Continue reading

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Reporting Collisions to Police

Did you know you only need to report collisions to Police under certain circumstances? This includes: – if anyone is injured or there is a fatality – a hit & run – a driver is drunk, or otherwise impaired – … Continue reading

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From the Ground Up: Can’t BEAT the Heat

September is one of my favorite months on the beat for many reasons; the pace and call load seems to slow as kids are back to school, and the influx of summer tourists have come and gone from our beautiful city.  But one of … Continue reading

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Testing your motorcycle: What you need to know

Due to the amendments that City Council made to the Noise Bylaw earlier this year, members of our Traffic Unit are conducting decibel testing to ensure motorcycles fall within the designated parameters. The process is a simple one and takes roughly 3 … Continue reading

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Welcome, Matrix!

A few months ago, Cst. Joel Lalonde and his family said goodbye to Diego, a Police Service dog, and family member. On July 31, Cst. Lalonde’s newest partner, Matrix, completed training and is now a fully operational member of the … 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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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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Why Pink?

Post by Cst. Matt Maloney (Cultural Resources Unit) Pink is just a colour, no different than red, green or blue. But what it has become, is much more than a colour. It’s become a symbol for those who want to … Continue reading

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Question from Twitter – Splashing a Pedestrian

Warm weather + Melting snow + Backed-up storm drains = Big puddles. As a pedestrian, the last thing you want is to be splashed by a passing motorist while on your commute. But fear not, you’re entitled to feel more … Continue reading

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