Nanaimo RCMP Community Policing Program

 

About us

The Nanaimo RCMP Community Policing Volunteer Program is a joint effort between the City of Nanaimo and the Nanaimo RCMP and supports a broad range of community-based crime prevention programs and community policing initiatives within the City of Nanaimo.  The purpose of this program is to encourage the community to become involved in crime prevention and crime reduction programs.  An effective strategy for building community safety is one where citizens play a key role in contributing to safety and community development in partnership with the police and other social service agencies.

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Parking Lot Audits

Parking Lot Audits

"All Valuables Removed" window stickers now available at the RCMP Detachment. With theft from vehicles on the rise, a partnership has been formed between Nanaimo Crimestoppers and the Nanaimo RCMP. Theft prevention stickers have been designed to be placed on…
Project 529- Bike Registration

Project 529- Bike Registration

Project 529- Bike Registration Help us take a "bike out of crime" by registering your bike for free at https://www.project529.com/nanaimo Keep an eye out for our Volunteers out at special events offering free registration for bikes. They will be out…
Block Watch

Block Watch

Block Watch is a community driven program which brings neighbours together through increased communication between themselves and the police.  Block Watches have several significant commitments: report suspicious activity to the police, create a safe community, and build communication with your…

MISSION

The purpose of the Nanaimo RCMP Community Policing Volunteer Program is to strengthen community and police partnerships by educating, engaging and empowering volunteers to support and assist the City of Nanaimo and the Nanaimo RCMP in the safe and effective delivery of authorized crime reduction and prevention activities.  The overall aim of the program is to enhance the general safety in the City of Nanaimo for all its citizens.

VALUES

The Nanaimo RCMP Community Policing Volunteer Program respects and is guided by the values established by the RCMP.  These values are:

  • integrity
  • honesty
  • professionalism
  • compassion
  • respect
  • accountability
  • service

VISION

The Nanaimo RCMP Community Policing Volunteer Program and activities will:

  • contribute to the community safety priorities set out by the City of Nanaimo.
  • contribute to the policing priorities set out by the Nanaimo RCMP Detachment.
  • offer effective programming that’s evidence based in order to promote community safety and positive community development.
  • be progressive, proactive, and innovative in the delivery of the program and volunteer activities.
  • provide a safe work environment so all volunteers can carry out their assigned tasks competently and safely.
  • offer effective services and activities that appeal to a wide range of volunteers.
  • recognize volunteers for their time and commitment.
  • promote the volunteers and the program activities within the community in order to maintain a well resourced program.
  • empower volunteers with the knowledge and insight into policing and community safety activities and challenges so they become ambassadors for the City of Nanaimo and the Nanaimo RCMP.