Police Information and Statistics (POLIS) Committee


    Work in partnership with the Policing Services Program of the Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, a Division of Statistics Canada, and other partners, to develop and communicate meaningful public safety information.


    • Recommend a suite of national, uniform police performance and community safety indicators that are or will be feasible to collect.
    • Establish common categories for classifying calls for service and support feasibility work for common data collection.
    • In collaboration with the E-crimes Committee and other relevant stakeholders, improve the availability of cybercrime data via the UCR and other sources, and work with the E-crimes Committee to validate statistical needs of policing organizations and an inventory of police and non-police measurements.
    • Support the redesign of the Police Administration Survey and the Homicide Survey.


    Ms. Julie Sauvé and Deputy Chief Stuart Betts