Emergency: Dial 9-1-1 Non-Emergency: 604-461-3456

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 604-461-3456

Port Moody Police Department // Serving the community since 1913.

Computer & Internet Safety

With the spread of technology, we perform many conveniences on the computer ranging from emailing to financial transactions. With this ease of use, we increase the threat of exploitation and fraud. You can protect yourself by: using a password which consists of both letters and numbers which make it difficult for others to guess. Avoid […]

Sexual Abuse of Children

Sexual abuse of children often entails the misuse of power by someone who manipulates, tricks, forces, or coerces a child into sexual conduct. In most cases, the children feel too embarrassed, ashamed, or threatened to report the abuse to a teacher, social worker, nurse, doctor, parent, or police. Some warning signs in children which may indicate sexual abuse are […]

Automatic Banking Machines, Debit & Credit Cards

Automatic Bank Machines (ABMs) and debit cards are common devices used to access your money. To increase the security and reduce the risks to you, we are recommending that you consider the following steps: never lend your debit card out to anyone; change your PIN number at least once a month; review your bank and credit […]

Business Robbery Prevention

Robbery is a crime that, historically, has been focused on banks, credit unions, and businesses. However, a more recent trend has been the robbery of individuals in public. To prevent and minimize injury to robbery victims, we are recommending the following steps: businesses should have an operational video surveillance system; cashier locations should be situated […]

Purse Snatch Prevention

A purse snatching incident can occur at any time and any place. To reduce the risk and physical harm to yourself, we recommend that you take the following steps: never place a purse strap around your neck or wrap it around your wrist; be aware of your surroundings and individuals coming close to you; when […]