About Us

The members of the Oak Bay Police Department are committed to partnerships with the community, leading to the sharing in the delivery of police services. The Department pledges to treat all people equally and with respect, to uphold the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, to serve, protect and work with the community and other agencies to prevent and resolve problems that affect community safety and quality of life.

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Community News

Weekly Media Release Jan. 7 – Jan. 13, 2019

On January 7th, Oak Bay Police responded to a report of arson in the Frederick Norris area. A suspect was identified and arrested. The suspect was held in custody pending the first court appearance on January 15th.   Also on

Weekly Media Release Dec. 31st 2018 – Jan. 6th 2019

On January 1st, while conducting mobile patrols the police noticed a commercial bus parked in the 200 block of King George Terrace. Police noticed a bag of empty liquor bottles near the bus and another bag containing liquor bottles. Police

Weekly Media Release Dec 17-Dec 23, 2018

On December 19th, the Oak Bay Police responded to a theft of a computer at UVIC. A student went to the bathroom and upon returning he noticed a male was going through his backpack. The suspect stole the students Microsoft

Block Watch

Block Watch is a free program offered by the Oak Bay Police Department in an effort to build safer communities throughout the Municipality of Oak Bay

Crime Maps

The statistical data used for these maps are gathered from PRIME (Police Records Information Management Environment) and represent actual crime reported.

Integrated Policing

It is generally recognized that there are significant benefits gained through inter-force cooperation.

Contact Us

For emergency police, call: 911

To report a non-emergency incident, call: 250-592-2424

Emails are not monitored 24/7