The County is required to contribute toward front-line policing cost. The RCMP work with Peace Officers and Bylaw Officers to assist with the safety of the County Officers and various crimes. They also work on crime prevention initiatives; such as: report a drug house, rural crime watch, range patrol, traffic safety initiatives, DARE, check stops and special events.
Policing resources in the County are provided from three surrounding RCMP detachments; Wetaskiwin, Breton and Thorsby.
The County also employs 1 Crime Analyst based out of the Wetaskiwin RCMP Detachment, serving the eastern portion of the County. The Crime Analyst’s primary role is to produce, prepare and disseminate a variety of information relevant to actual or anticipated local criminal activity in order to increase operational effectiveness, prevent crime and apprehend suspects.