Volunteer with Halifax Regional Police

Want to volunteer with Halifax Regional Police?

Check out the opportunities below if you’re looking for a rewarding experience that challenges you and gives you an opportunity to give back to the community.

Call Halifax Regional Police Volunteer Programs at 902.490.6976 or email hrpvolunteers@halifax.ca if you have questions on volunteering with Halifax Regional Police or want to check on the status of your application.  

How do I apply to volunteer with Halifax Regional Police?

Call or email Delthia Miller, Volunteer Coordinator, at 902.490.6976 or hrpvolunteers@halifax.ca

What happens after I apply?

The selection process is similar to a job competition:

  1. Screening: The Volunteer Programs Coordinator will review all applications and screen in those that meet all of the volunteer position criteria.
  2. Interview: A panel of two to three people will interview applicants to determine if a volunteer position with Halifax Regional Police is a good fit for them and the organization.  
  3. Security clearance requirements: Applicants will be asked to consent to various security processes, including a police background check, a polygraph examination, and personal reference checks.
  4. Orientation and training: Applicants will be scheduled for the next orientation and training session. After successfully completing the training, applicants are full-fledged volunteers with Halifax Regional Police. 

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