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How Do I?

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Contact the OPP

O.P.P. Calls For Service

These numbers will connect you to the nearest OPP Communications Centre throughout Ontario.

1-888-310-1133 (TTY)

9-1-1 (Where available)

Please check with your Municipality/Region to determine availability in your area.

Cellular *OPP (Where available)

*OPP is a cellular feature provided by some cellular carriers and may not be available on all networks. Please contact your cellular provider to determine availability.

9-1-1 Calls From VoIP Phones (Voice Over Internet Protocol)

If you use a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone, please be aware that 9-1-1 may not get your location or phone number when you dial. Further, you may not be connected directly to a 9-1-1 centre. Please refer to the C.R.T.C.  Telecom Decision CRTC 2005-21 and Telecom Decision CRTC 2005-61 for additional information.

Subscribers are reminded to clearly determine from their service provider, what level of 9-1-1 service is available to them when using a VoIP telephone system.

If you do call 9-1-1 for an emergency:

  • Give your exact location. Include address and town or city as this will enable call taker to either handle the information or transfer you to the proper 9-1-1 centre
  • Give your telephone number including the area code
  • Advise the nature of your call
  • Listen to the call takers instructions - depending on the location and type of incident, you may be transferred
  • Stay on the line until advised to hang up

More information on 911 is available in the Resources section of this website.

Citizen Self Reporting

Members of the public can report specific occurrences to police from the convenience of a computer, using the OPP's Citizen Self Reporting system.

Book an OPP Community Performance

The OPP Golden Helmets Precision Motorcycle Team, the OPP Chorus and the Commissioner's Own Pipes and Drums represent the OPP at various venues, including police memorials, community events, fairs and fundraisers.  To request a booking of one of these teams please visit our Community Relations section.


Find an OPP Detachment

Please refer to the OPP Detachment Finder tool located on the main page of this site to find an OPP detachment in your area.


Find Winter Road Conditions

Winter road conditions are available on the Ministry of Transportation website.


Obtain a Criminal Reference Check

Contact your local OPP detachment to obtain a Criminal Reference Check. 

Please refer to the OPP Detachment Finder tool located on the main page of this site to find an OPP detachment in your area.