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


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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Province's police watchdog on pace for another record year

(News Article - Jun 2, 2016) The executive director of the province’s police watchdog says it’s “heartbreaking” seeing families wait months, and sometimes years, for answers in a loved one’s death. But Susan Hughson, with the Alberta Serious Incident Response...

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