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Crime Prevention Unit Volunteer

Take a positive step towards a better New Westminster by volunteering for one of the many programs that the Crime Prevention Unit has to offer. Commitment by volunteers is not only essential to the success of the community, but also rewarding for those who participate. Volunteers can gain a real satisfaction knowing that they play a key role in making their neighbourhood a safer and more enjoyable place for everyone.


Starting July 2022, the NWPD will be hiring Crime Prevention volunteers. For all questions or inquiries, please email our Crime Prevention Coordinators at




CITIZENSHIP Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
19 years of age or older
DRIVER’S LICENCE Valid B.C. Driver’s Licence or Equivalent (Class 5)
PHOTOGRAPH One (1) passport style colour photograph taking within the past three (3) months
EDUCATION High School Diploma or GED
PHYSICAL ABILITIES Must be physically fit and demonstrate a healthy lifestyle
BACKGROUND Ability to successfully complete a background investigation
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
COMMITMENT Must commit to a minimum of one (1) year of volunteer service. A minimum of six (6) hours per month and successfully complete all required training sessions.