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The mission of the Amherst Police Department is to ensure safety and professional service to its citizens. This is done through dedication and accountability in partnership with our community.



Cops 4 Kids 2017

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Registration for COPS4KIDS 2017 will begin on May 17th.  Registration forms will be available starting at 10:00 a.m. and can be obtained at the Cops4Kids booth at the Police Week Display at the Amherst Center Mall on May 17th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the Amherst Police Department website https://www.amherst.ca/police-department.html, or you can pick one up at the police department located at 21 Havelock Street. Cops 4 Kids is open to children ages 8-11.

Cops 4 Kids 2017 - Registration Form

Cops 4 Kids 2017 - Letter to Parents


Office Location




Phone: (902)667-8600

Fax: (902) 667-0268

Mailing Address

21 Havelock Street
Amherst, Nova Scotia
Canada B4H 4W3


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