Our Vision

To improve transparency and accountability and to enhance the quality of police service delivery in Manitoba.

Our Mission

To ensure effective civilian oversight and a high standard of policing in Manitoba through partnerships with the public, police boards, police agencies and in consultation with stakeholders.

The Manitoba Police Commission is looking for your feedback!

On September 18, 2019, Minister of Justice Cliff Cullen honoured a government election promise to task David Asper and the Manitoba Police Commission with consulting with stakeholders and developing recommendations to make downtown Winnipeg a safer place for Manitoba families.You can view the news release here.

An a initial report to government is due by November 17, 2019 and the Manitoba Police Commission is looking for the public’s input on the following question:

What is the one piece of advice you would give to the Manitoba Police Commission that will help them with their recommendations to make downtown Winnipeg safer?

Please send your responses to info@mbpolicecom.ca.

Police Boards

Police Boards are responsible for providing civilian governance respecting the enforcement of law, the maintenance of public peace and the prevention of crime in municipalities.

Civilian Monitors

A Civilian Monitor monitors investigations conducted by the Independent Investigation Unit to ensure the investigation follows the practices and procedures found in the regulations of The Police Services Act.

Ministerial Assignment

At the request of the Minister of Justice, the Manitoba Police Commission (MPC) may be assigned specific duties or research projects related to policing.


The MPC is responsible for providing advice to the Minister of Justice on regulations, dealing with the operation of police services and the conduct of police officers.