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Peterborough Tries Out Private Security In Downtown Core

Submitted by a contributor this morning, this story is rather timely. Peterborough’s downtown BIA has taken the unusual step of hiring a private security firm to patrol the downtown ward and given them the title of “ambassadors”.  They are not in body armour and don’t have the tell tale utility belts and their role seems […]

No guarantee that there will be any officers in Midland

RE: Move to OPP could save $7.8 million over 10 years: report, The Mirror, July 27, 2017 The report just released by the consultant is based on 3 years of known costs guaranteed by a contract while the next 7 years are forecasts. While OPP officials reportedly called the forecasts “reasonable” they would not validate […]