The Hanover Police Service is a municipal police service accountable to our citizens and to the visitors of our community to provide efficient and effective community-based policing. The Hanover Police Service is overseen by the Hanover Police Services Board.
The Hanover Police Service has fifteen full-time uniform members comprising of a Chief of Police, Inspector (vacant), two Sergeants and twelve Police Constables. There are two part-time Police Constables and three Auxiliary Police Constables. The uniform members are assigned to general patrol duties. These duties include a full range of criminal investigations, drug investigations, provincial statute and by-law enforcement, general deterrence of criminal activity and community/school education programs. The Hanover Police Service has two civilian members consisting of a Records Manager and an Administrative Secretary.