Preventive cycle patrols in green spaces and on cycling trails by police cadets.
This initiative has several objectives:
Youth outreach section in cooperation with other sections of the Service.
This initiative was undertaken to maintain residents’ sense of security when using their green spaces and cycling trails.
One coordinator, 10 cadets and equipment: total budget of approximately $90,000.
Municipal government effort in cooperation with the police service to achieve visibility in parks throughout Blainville.
The initiative has had several outcomes:
Positive comments from residents regarding sense of security.
Fewer police responses in parks (calls from members of the public).
Project repeated annually since 2006.