Reporting online crime
If you have been the victim of an online crime, please call the Calgary Police Service non-emergency number at 403-266-1234 or report the crime online.
Online sexual exploitation of children must be immediately reported the Calgary Police Service. Call 9-1-1 for any crimes in progress or requiring any immediate action. Alternatively, call 403-266-1234 for the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line. You may also report crimes of this nature anonymously to the Canadian Centre for Child Protection.
If you are a victim of online financial crime, please follow these steps:
File a complaint with the Calgary Police Service and obtain a police case number.
Contact your bank/credit card company if any of your financial information was used. Give your police case number to your bank/credit card company to place on file.
Report the incident to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre or 1-888-495-8501.
Protecting yourself online
The internet can be a dangerous place if you're not careful and online safety should be a priority for everyone. Educate yourself on how to avoid the online dangers and becoming a victim.
If you're worried about online safety, the following resources may of interest to you: