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Calgary Police sworn and civilian composition

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Calgary Police sworn and civilian composition
Source: CPS Finance Section

To enable our officers to focus on policing, we hire civilians to carry out specialized roles. Key civilian roles include:

  • providing analytical support for investigations and crime management strategy,
  • processing records of incidents,
  • accessing key Canadian databases to check criminal records and information,
  • providing documents for disclosure to Crown Prosecutors,
  • providing forensic crime scene support,
  • implementing legislative requirements into policy and procedures,
  • and training of recruits, amont many other roles.

Calgary Police Service is made up of:

  • 26.2% - civilian
  • 73.8% - sworn officers