Welcome to the Alberta Association of Police Governance’s Official Website

The AAPG is an association of police commissions and policing committees from across the province. Police commissions provide governance and oversight to municipal police services, while policing committees oversee local RCMP detachments. The people who are appointed to police commissions and policing committees are citizens representing the interests of their community, and a few of them are members of city and/or town council. Together, they provide civilian governance and oversight of the police. Learn More About AAPG


Roadside saliva test coming for toking and driving?

(News Article - Jul 11, 2016) Canadians suspected of driving while high could be required to submit to a roadside saliva test that identifies the use of marijuana, cocaine and opioids. An oral fluid test is one of the suggestions from a discussion paper...

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Alberta launches new provincewide system to connect first responders

(News Article - Jun 23, 2016) 'This is about the safety of first responders and the public,' said government minister Alberta has launched a new radio communications system which it says will let first responders communicate with each other more effectively...

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