Sergeant Wendy Drummond Auxiliary Program Coordinator
Uniform volunteers delivering police programs
The TPS Auxiliary Program plays a key role in supporting the Service Priority of “Neighbourhood Policing Programs and Community Engagement”. The program continued to fulfill its primary mandate of commitment to deliver police services catered to the needs of the community which involved collaborative working relationships.
The Auxiliary compliment participates in many global community events such as; the annual Santa Claus Parade, Caribbean Carnival, and the Pride Parade to name a few. Requests were made for Auxiliary Members to assist at these global events. In total Auxiliary officers continue to contribute an average of 80,000 volunteer hours which is equivalent to approximately 2.3 million dollars in working hours, when compared to fourth class Constable’s wages. These auxiliary members are commended for their reliability and commitment in meeting the needs of the Service and the community.