The Hamilton Police Service’s Media Relations Officers act as a primary liaison between the police service and the media.  Their primary role is to review, correlate and disseminate newsworthy information to the media. Click here for news and more information.

Are you a member of the media and have an inquiry?

Monday to Friday between 7am to 3pm - please send all initial news and media inquiries to

A spokesperson may be assigned and able to assist you in the absence of the contacts listed below.

Please provide relevant background information with your initial media inquiry which will assist us in responding to your inquiry as soon as possible.

Have an after hours and weekend media inquiry?

For urgent media inquries only after hours, please contact the following:

  1. Central Division - Staff Sgt -     905-546-4725
  2. East End Division - Staff Sgt -   905-546-2963
  3. Mountain Division -  Staff Sgt -  905-546-3886

Please know that the Staff Sgt may or may not be readily available due to operational requirements.

Please leave a message and a spokesperson will reach out to you as soon as possible.

Communications during major events and emerging news

Be sure to follow the Hamilton Police Service Twitter feed for other important information that may become available during major incidents or other ongoing news worthy events involving the Hamilton Police Service. Media Relations Officers will do their best to provide relevant and up to date information as soon as possible during major events using Twitter. There may be information available in advance or news releases posted on Twitter.

All initial inquiries should still be emailed to

To follow the Hamilton Police Service on Twitter click here.


Looking for statistical information?

Here's a link to the available publications. Click here for more info.

Need to file a Freedom of Information request? Click here for more info.


Contact Us - Monday to Friday

Media Relations Officers    

Jerome Stewart

Lorraine Edwards






155 King William St.

Box 1060, LCD 1

Hamilton, ON  L8N 4C1



Corporate Communicator

Jackie Penman