The Royal Canadian Mounted Police is Canada's national police service, providing law enforcement services in detachments across the country. The RCMP is proud of its historic link with Canada's past, and its tradition of providing Canadians with quality service.
To provide, as much as possible, a twenty-four hour police presence that maximizes pubic safety by upholding the law fairly and firmly; by preventing crime; by pursuing and bringing to justice those who break the law; by keeping the peace, by protecting; by involving and informing the people of BONNYVILLE; and to do all of this with integrity, common sense and sound judgment.
The RCMP Bonnyville Detachment, led by S/Sgt. Sarah Parke, currently employs eighteen regular members and six support staff. This detachment is responsible for policing the Town of Bonnyville, the M.D. of Bonnyville, and Kehewin First Nations.
The RCMP Bonnyville Detachment is involved in numerous programs in the community dealing with crime prevention, drug awareness, community participation, and many other successful programs. These include the DARE Program (Drug Awareness Resistance Education), Community Policing Committee, Block Parent, Crime Stoppers, Auxiliary Program, School Liaison Program, Search and Rescue, and Rural Crime Watch.