Civilian Professional

YRP is now hiring:

York Regional Police is actively recruiting civilian professionals.

Put your skills, talents and commitment to community safety to work as a civilian member of York Regional Police. Civilians play an important role at York Regional Police. Representing one-quarter of all members, they are the voice of calm on the other end of a 9-1-1 call, the first face the public sees when they enter a police station and the people that keep our networks, buildings and vehicles running. York Regional Police offers a professional environment with many career development and advancement opportunities.

What kind of people work at York Regional Police:

Frontline professionals:

Civilians work alongside uniform officers on a shift, serving as station duty operators, 9-1-1 communicators, forensic identification assistants and information management processors.

Administrative professionals:

These members work in finance, legal, human resources, planning and research, general administration and corporate communications, among other exciting fields.

Technical and specialized staff:

These positions require a highly-specialized skillset and/or technical qualifications in areas like information technology, crime analysis, facilities management, video support and graphic design.


Civilians at York Regional Police enjoy a full benefit package that would be outlined after the applicant begins with the service. Some of the benefits include:

  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Eyeglass coverage
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Pension plan

The York Regional Police Service is an equal opportunity employer. At York Regional Police, our actions are guided by set of values shared by every one of our members. These core values are essential to carrying out the vision and mission of our organization in a way that supports our people and our community. Our code of ethics ensures that everything we do at York Regional Police is conducted at the highest possible standard. Our community expects and deserves no less.  

Our motto Deeds Speak 

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Civilian Recruiting

Are you looking to join York Regional Police in a civilian role? Contact the Civilian Recruiting Unit today at .