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Contact Halifax Regional Police

Halifax Regional Police Headquarters
1975 Gottingen Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 2H1
(map)

E-mail general inquiries to: Contact HRP and employment inquiries to: Recruitment. For time-sensitive general inquiries call 902-490-5016.

Incident Reports cannot be accepted via e-mail. Visit our Online Crime Reporting System to report crimes not in-progress such as thefts and property damage.


Service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Emergency

When immediate action is required: someone's health, safety or property is in jeopardy or a crime is in progress. In-progress is defined as currently happening, the suspect may still be in the area and/or the victim may still be in danger.

Examples: Assaults, robberies, break and enters, fights, gunshots, vehicle accidents with injuries, suspected impaired drivers, someone is in the process of stealing your vehicle.

Please DO NOT call 9-1-1 for any non-emergency matters. If you aren’t sure if your situation is a 911 emergency it is best to call and let the experts decide whether help needs to be sent or not.

Built-in TTY/TDD for the hearing impaired

9-1-1

Non-emergency Dispatch

When you need an officer to come to the scene but it's not an emergency.

Examples: Driving complaints in progress, noise complaints in progress, historical sexual assaults.                                 

902-490-5020

902-490-7252 (TTY)


Incident Reports

Filing a report that doesn't require an officer to come to the scene.

Examples: Theft, thefts from vehicles, mischief/property damage, fraud, driving complaints not in progress, lost/found property.

902-490-5016
or online

General Inquiries

902-490-5016
Cybertip.ca - to report web & email related child pornography complaints

www.cybertip.ca

Detention (Prisoner Inquiries)
902-490-5023
Duty Officer in Charge (Watch Commander)
902-490-5028

Service Monday to Friday (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)

Accident Inquiries
902-490-3868
Criminal Records Check 902-490-5016
Lost and Found
902-490-5232
Record Services
902-490-5126
Seized Vehicle Inquiries
902-490-5404
Victim Services
902-490-5300

Divisional Offices

Central Division (Peninsular Halifax)
Halifax Shopping Centre

902-490-5686

East Division (Dartmouth)
7 Mellor Avenue, Dartmouth

902-490-5171

West Division (Mainland North & South, Bedford)   
15 Convoy Run, Bedford

902-490-5200

Executive Offices

Office of the Chief of Police

902-490-6500

Facsimile

902-490-5038

Administrative Services

Human Resources
902-490-1492
Media Relations
902-490-5154
Professional Standards (compliments for/complaints against an officer)
902-490-4127
Recruiting Section
902-490-5413
Training Section
902-490-5345

Criminal Investigation Division

Drug Unit/ Guns and Gangs Unit/Internet Child Exploitation Unit/Vice Unit
902-490-5130
Financial Crime Unit
902-490-1985
General Investigation Section 902-490-5180
Homicide Unit/Sexual Assault Investigative Team/Cold Case Unit/High Risk Enforcement Action Team
902-490-5333