Residents can self-report crimes or unsafe & aggressive driving with online reporting through ROAD WATCHO.P.P. Citizen Self Reporting or by calling the O.P.P. Communications Centre at 1-888-310-1122 or Cell phone *OPP.


The role of the Smith-Ennismore Police Services Board is to advise the O.P.P. with respect to policing services for the Wards of Smith & Ennismore in Selwyn Township. Smith-Ennismore Police Services Board Procedural By-law # 2009-1.

The Board generally makes recommendations on objectives and priorities for police services and works with the O.P.P. and the Community Policing Volunteers in responding to the safety and security of the community.

In 2019 the Board updated the O.P.P. Flase Alarm By-law which is a By-law created to Reduce False Alarms that Require the Deployment of Police Resources within the Smith and Ennismore Wards of the Municipality of Selwyn.

Traffic issues are a major concern for our neighbourhood residents and are one of the most frequent types of citizen complaints received by the the Smith-Ennismore Police Services Board. In 2020 the Board released a Speed Awareness Policy to help in reducing the speeding by motorists on the roadways in the Wards of Smith and Ennismore, in the Township of Selwyn.

PSB Members generally meet at least four times per year at the Selwyn Township Municipal Office at 1310 Centre Line. If you have any inquiries regarding the Board, please contact Selwyn Municipal Office at 705-292-9507 or email

The Board is comprised of one Council representative, one representative appointed by the Province and one member from the community at large. 

  • Steve Connolly - Chair & Municipal Appointee
  • Ron Black - Vice-Chair & Provincial Appointee
  • Donna Ballantyne - Council Appointee & Ennismore Ward Councillor, Selwyn Township 

Also sitting at the meetings are: 

  • Suzanne Schroeter - Administration
  • Inspector Lisa Darling - O.P.P. Detachment Commander
  • Staff Sergeant Chris Galeazza - O.P.P. Detachment Manager
  • Valorie Austin - Chair, Smith-Ennismore Community Policing



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