The Capital City is served by a joint municipal police force.

Established in 1858, the Victoria Police Department is the oldest department west of the Great Lakes. 241 police officers, 106 civilian staff and 80 volunteers proudly serve the City of Victoria and the Township of Esquimalt.

To report an emergency, call 911.

To report a matter concerning public or personal safety or suspicious activity, call 250.995.7654.

VicPD Main Headquarters Building is located at:
850 Caledonia Avenue, Victoria, British Columbia

Front Desk Hours 7 am to 8 pm

E-Comm 9-1-1 

As of January 2019, the Emergency Communications for British Columbia Incorporated (E-COMM) is now managing all 911, non-emergency and police dispatch services for the Greater Victoria area.

For more information on these services, please visit

If you have a concern with 911 or non-emergency call services, please email: