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Posted on: August 14, 2023

WELCOME - Inspector Kris Rice

Inspector and Chief

 Kris has been a police officer for nineteen years and joins NPD after serving with the Victoria Police Department since 2006 and prior to that with the Maple Ridge RCMP.

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Posted on: August 1, 2023

WELCOME - Cst Kinoshita

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Mayor Morrison and Deputy Chief Saini welcomed the newest NPD Member - Cst Mark Kinoshita. Cst Kinoshita comes to Nelson after serving with the Stl’atl’imx Tribal Police.

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Posted on: July 21, 2023

Community Safety Officers

CSO and Chief

NELSON, BC- The Nelson Police Department is delighted to announce the appointment of the first two Community Safety Officers (CSOs), Jasmine Uppal and Heidi Quillan. In a ceremony held on July 17th, Uppal and Quillan were sworn-in as Special Municipal Con...

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Posted on: July 21, 2023


DC Jason Mayor

The Nelson Police Department welcomes its newest exempt member. Cst Horvath was sworn in on July 20, 2023. He joins us after serving over four years with Edmonton Police Service.

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Posted on: April 7, 2023


Constable Posting

Enjoy all the amenities of living in one of Canada's most liveable cities while advancing your career and making a difference in your community. Join today and discover the benefits of working with us!

Applications can be sent to administration@nelsonpolic...

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Posted on: March 1, 2023

Media Release: WhatsApp Investigation – City of Nelson Police Department

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March 1, 2023

Nelson, BC - On Feb 9th, the Vancouver Police Department (VPD), on behalf of the Office of the Public Complaints Commissioner (OPCC), completed their investigation into the 'WhatsApp' chat group matter relating to the allege...

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Posted on: January 21, 2023

City of Nelson Mourns the Loss of Second Police Officer

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For Immediate Release – January 21, 2023

Second Nelson Officer Dies in Hospital 

Nelson, BC –  Flags are at half mast, and the City of Nelson is mourning the loss of a second police officer.       &n...

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Posted on: January 10, 2023

Nelson Police Officers involved in fatal avalanche


The City of Nelson and the Nelson Police Department are mourning the death of one of its officers in a fatal avalanche on January 9, 2023, at approximately 12:00 pm.
A second officer, Mathieu Nolet, age 28,  was seriously injured in the avalanche ...
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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Restorative Justice Program

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The Nelson Police Restorative Justice Program would like to thank the Nelson & District Credit Union for their $1500 grant in support of our Restorative Justice program.

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