FAIR – EMPATHETIC – ACCOUNTABLE – SERVICE

Committed to partnerships with the community and other service providers, leading to effective delivery of police services to Oak Bay.

The Oak Bay Police Department’s Strategic Plan for 2023 to -2027 was developed with extensive internal and community consultation and input through survey responses, community meetings, social media meetings, Oak Bay Police Department “All Staff” meetings, and interviews with stakeholders. The result is a focused plan that targets the key priorities expressed by our community.

OUR GOALS

STRATEGIC PRIORITIES

 

  • Decrease property crime
  • Decrease injury due to road accidents
  • enhance safety planning for persons at risk of relationship violence
  • Maintain excellence in investigations

  • Improve the sense of safety for minorities, women, and elders
  • Maintain a rating of 85% or more to the questions, “Are OBPD approachable?”
  • Continue to earn a sense of trust from children and youth

 

  • Increase Diversity and Inclusion Competence
  • Enhance Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace
  • Increase connection with the the Lək̓ʷəŋən speaking peoples

 

  • Maintain governance best practices
  • Implement a new reporting framework that aligns to the four strategic goals
  • Develop employee wellness and build resilience
  • Think innovatively about our approach to effective community policing

 

READ THE FULL STRATEGIC PLAN

READ THE 2018-2022 STRATEGIC PLAN