Welcome to the Alberta Association of Police Governance’s Official Website

The AAPG is an association of police commissions and policing committees from across the province. Police commissions provide governance and oversight to municipal police services, while policing committees oversee local RCMP detachments. The people who are appointed to police commissions and policing committees are citizens representing the interests of their community, and a few of them are members of city and/or town council. Together, they provide civilian governance and oversight of the police. Learn More About AAPG


Think tank releases report card on Canada's justice system

(News Article - Sep 21, 2016) Territories and Manitoba score lowest, P.E.I. highest based on cost and effectiveness Canada's justice system scores high on being slow, expensive and inefficient in a report card issued Wednesday by a public policy think tank...

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Fentanyl chemicals to be restricted by Health Canada

(News Article - Aug 31, 2016) VANCOUVER — Health Canada plans to restrict six chemicals used to make fentanyl as part of Ottawa’s attempt to address what it calls the national opioid crisis. Health Minister Jane Philpott says a bill brought in by Sen. Vern...

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