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Community Safety

Bear Safety

Living in Northern Ontario, some of us will come across wildlife, including bears. While negative encounters with animals are rare, bear sightings are quite common in Sault Ste. Marie and […]

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Crime Prevention/Safety

Often members of the public contact us about subjects we are not experts in. We have many great community partners we work with to help serve Sault Ste. Marie and […]

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Home Safety

We recommend everyone in Sault Ste. Marie and Prince Township to take a proactive approach to keeping their home and property safe. If you utilize some simple Crime Prevention Through […]

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Initiatives / Tips

Monthly Initiatives Tips

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Origins of the SSMPS: The Early Years

Sault Ste. Marie was incorporated as a municipality in 1871. That is the same year a municipally led police presence came into existence. Two men, Francis J. Hughes 1856-1868 and […]

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Taxi By-law

The regulation of vehicles for hire is covered under by-law 2011-161. This by-law lays out the parameters to license and govern vehicles used for hire to transport passengers, including brokers, […]

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What to expect if you call 911

The 9-1-1 telephone system has an Automatic Location Identification System and an Automatic Number Identification System which lets the call taker know the address and telephone number of the caller. […]

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