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Public Security Peace Officer Program : policy and procedures manual. Version 3

Description

Provides policy and procedures information for the Public Security Peace Officer Program in Alberta, which is unique in Canada. The program gives different levels of government the opportunity to obtain peace officer status for community safety enhancement or specialized law enforcement needs. This program operates under the auspices of the Peace Officer Act, allowing the Government of Alberta to designate agencies and provide individuals with peace officer status for specific job functions. Duties and functions within the program vary greatly and include commercial vehicle enforcement, animal control, enforcement related to consumption of liquor and cannabis in public spaces, and authority for out-of-province police officers when in Alberta.

Updated

March 30, 2022

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Peace Officer Program peace officers

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Extent

141 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Justice and Solicitor General

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Resource Dates

Date Created

2022-03-30

Date Added

2022-03-31T16:03:54.271320

Date Modified

2022-03-30

Date Issued

2022-03-30

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