Welcome to the CAPG

The Canadian Association of Police Governance (CAPG) is the only national organization dedicated to excellence in police governance in Canada. Since 1989, the CAPG has worked diligently to achieve the highest standards as the national voice of civilian oversight of municipal police. We have grown to represent 80% of municipal police services throughout Canada.

The CAPG exists to serve its members and collaborate with other police services sector stakeholders across the nation, including police leaders, police sector associations, provincial, federal and municipal governments and their departments, police learning organizations, and business partners.


Helpseeker Update with Dr. Alina Turner, Co-President & Co-Founder
Tuesday, October 18th  |  12 pm ET
This webinar was previously scheduled as “Update on Implementation of Body-Worn Camera Policies”. You will automatically be registered for the Helpseeker Update webinar if you registered for the original webinar. If you prefer to be refunded, please contact us.

Excellence in Police Governance in Canada – are we there yet?
Tuesday, November 15th  |  12 pm ET


Measuring the Success of your Police Leadership
Thursday, September 22nd |  12 pm ET


Latest Articles

Thursday, September 15th, 2022

CAPG Announces 2022-2023 Board & Executive

The Canadian Association of Police Governance (CAPG) is pleased to announce the Board of Directors elected at the 33rd Annual General Meeting on Thursday, September 1, 2022. Dan Bellegarde, File Hills Board of Police Commissioners Director First Nations Cheney Cloke, Surrey Police Board Director British Columbia Firth Bateman, Delta Police Board Director British Columbia…

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Adult criminal court and youth court, preliminary quarterly data, fourth quarter of 2021/2022

Released: 2022-08-10 DOWNLOAD PDF Preliminary quarterly data on adult criminal court and youth court for the fourth quarter of 2021/2022 are now available. Data can also be found in the Integrated Criminal Court Survey: Interactive Dashboard on Preliminary Quarterly Data.

Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

Selected police-reported crime and calls for service during the COVID-19 pandemic, March 2020 to June 2022

Released: 2022-08-09 Police-reported data on selected types of crimes and calls for service during the COVID-19 pandemic from March 2020 to June 2022 are now available. Download PDF Note to readers The Canadian Centre for Justice and Community Safety Statistics is conducting a special survey collection from a sample of…

Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

Police-reported crime statistics: Data now available in the Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer

Police-reported crime indicators are now available in the Canadian Statistical Geospatial Explorer (CSGE). The CSGE allows users to visually explore data on topics, such as the Crime Severity Index, crime rate, hate crime, cybercrime, organized crime, homicide, and police resources. The data can be viewed at various levels of geography…