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


Alberta government launches province-wide consultation on police street checks

(News Article - Aug 24, 2017) About 100 community organizations expected to share views on controversial carding practice Alberta Justice is launching province-wide consultations on police street checks to create rules around carding. Close to 100...

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Alberta Police Chiefs Urge Government To Amend Police Act

(News Article - Aug 14, 2017) Medicine Hat Police Chief Andy McGrogan calls the current act antiquated and in need of change. Alberta Chiefs of Police are calling on the Provincial government to take a serious look at the Police Act and make some changes....

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