The Ontario Provincial Police provides all policing requirements for the Township of Hamilton. Some of the areas that are covered include:
  • Crime prevention, law enforcement, assistance to victims of crime, public order maintenance and emergency response policing on a 24-hour, 365 days-a-year basis;
  • Operation on a community-oriented service model, supervised through the normal chain of command of the Ontario Provincial Police.
  • Specialized policing services including investigative services, identification services, court liaison/victim assistance, canine, emergency response, police communication and educational programs; 
  • Cottage Check Program;
  • Crime prevention and routine property checks in the off season;
  • Foot and Bicycle Patrols (This will be done during peak seasons in the urbanized areas of the Township);
  • After hour business premises check; and
  • R.I.D.E. Program.

Telephone Contact Information:
OPP EMERGENCY PHONE: 911; or 1-888-310-1122;
Emergency TTY device for deaf 1 888 310-1133


OPP Northumberland Detachment - Cobourg Site
Administration Office: Monday - Friday
1165 Division Street, Cobourg (Hwy 401 & County Road #45)
905 372-5421

Peterborough Northumberland Crimestoppers

Municipal Office 8285 Majestic Hills Drive P.O. Box 1060 Cobourg, On K9A 4W5
Office Hours Monday to Friday; 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 905-342-2810
Fax: 905-342-2818