Scam Alert: Fraudulent calls from Public Safety Canada

Have you received a call from Public Safety Canada asking for personal information? This could include your Social Insurance Number (SIN), passwords, or banking details. This is a scam. Fraudsters can mask their phone number to appear like ours. We won’t ask for sensitive information over the phone. If you believe you’ve been the victim of fraud, or attempted fraud, please report it to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre.

Services and information

National Security

Safety and security of Canadians both at home and abroad.

Emergency Management

Helping Canadians and their communities protect themselves from emergencies and disasters.

Countering Crime

Federal policy leadership, coordination and program support related to crime prevention, law enforcement, and the rehabilitation of offenders.

Border Strategies

Promoting the safety and economic well-being of Canadians through supporting secure and efficient management of Canada's borders.

Impaired Driving

Driving impaired is illegal. Learn about the types, risks, laws and enforcement.


Don't Drive High

Drugs affect your ability to react and increase the chance of a crash.

Flood Ready

Floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters in Canada. Take steps to protect your property.

Get Prepared

Encourages Canadians to be prepared for emergencies and natural disasters.

Crime Prevention Inventory

A searchable database of crime prevention programs in Canada, developed in collaboration with provinces and territories.

Severe Storms

During the winter months, there is a risk of severe storms such as blizzards, ice storms and heavy snowfall. Learn what do during a severe storm.


Information on cyberbullying for parents and teens.

Corporate information

The Honourable Bill Blair

Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

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