Nishnawbe Aski Police Service - Northern Ontario

Site: Northeast Region - Regional Office

Service: Regional Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Detatchments include: 
  • Attawapiskat First Nation
  • Brunswick House First Nation
  • Chapleau Cree First Nation
  • Chapleau Ojibwe First Nation
  • Fort Albany First Nation
  • Kashechewan First Nation
  • Matachewan First Nation
  • Mattagami First Nation
  • Moose Cree First Nation (Moose Factory)
  • Taykwa Tagamou First Nation (New Post)
  • Wahgoshig First Nation
  • Weenusk First Nation (Peawanuck)
Description (Agency) Provides a variety of police services
Description (Service)
  • Emergencies call: 9-1-1  
  • Non-emergency reporting and assistance call: 1-800-549-6277 
Provides police services focusing on the following:  
  • Assistance to victims of crime  
  • Crime prevention  
  • Emergency response, including canine tracking and search and rescue  
  • Law enforcement  
  • Public order maintenance (protests and riots)  
  • Provides criminal reference checks
Note: Complaints, compliments and comments should be sent to Headquarters, Attn: Professional Standards Office
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility First Nations individuals living on reserve
Application Call or visit for more information about criminal record checks
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-5600
Toll Free Phone Headquarters: 1-800-549-6277 (1-800-549-NAPS)
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 705-272-6870
Primary Contact Trisha Linklater, Office Administrator; Phone: 705-272-5600 ext 28
Primary Executive Eric Cheechoo, Commander
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 140 Fourth Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Intersection Fourth Ave and Third St
Mailing Address c/o NAPS 
PO Box 788 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial