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Response to COVID-19

by Mar 16, 2020Media Releases

Anishinabek Police Service Response to COVID-19

(Garden River) – The Anishinabek Police Service continues to actively monitor the
COVID-19 situation in collaboration with national, provincial and local community
health partners. The APS is working to ensure the safety & wellbeing of all employees.
The Anishinabek Police Service will be following the recommendations and guidelines of
public health officials to prevent the spread of COVID 19 in our detachments and
communities.

Effective immediately APS Detachments will be closed to the public except for
emergency situations.

If you require a police officer for an incident please call the Provincial Communications
Center at 1-800-310-1122. For emergent situations, please call 911.
Detachment telephones are operational and all of our detachments and headquarters
remain open for emergent situations. We ask that the public only attend our detachments
if absolutely necessary.

All non-essential fingerprinting and CPIC checks will be suspended until further notice.
The Anishinabek Police Service services 16 communities across north central and
southern Ontario. We have 12 detachment locations.

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Media Contact

Marc Lesage
A/Chief of Police
mlesage@apscops.org
705-946-2539 x 222

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