The Oak Bay Police Department seeks to maintain a relationship with the public that enhances and reinforces the historic tradition that the police are the public and that the public are the police. The police then are only members of the public who are paid to give full-time attention to duties that are incumbent on every citizen in the interests of community welfare and existence.

Some of the initiatives the Oak Bay Police Department promote:

  • Block Watch
  • Vacant Home Patrol Program
  • Senior Safety
  • Cyber Safety
  • Speed Watch
  • Traffic Safety Initiatives
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Victim Services
  • Home Security Inspection
  • Condo/Apartment Security Inspections