Victims of crime are unexpectedly plunged into the criminal justice system by an act that has caused significant harm to their lives or to the lives of their loved ones.
Beyond the Badge
When members of the public discuss the issues surrounding the police, they will often speak of crime trends, public order issues, traffic concerns or the visibility of members of the Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS).
Policing in Medicine Hat is evolving from what was traditionally been thought of as simply the role of conducting law enforcement activities and keeping the peace.
Body Worn Cameras. Do we adopt the technology or not?
Most people only have the occasional encounter with a uniformed police officer, perhaps during a traffic stop or when reporting a crime, and therefore tend to define the role of the “average” patrol officer based on these activities.
“Let us cultivate our Garden.” - Voltaire