Police Constable - Cadet In Training

Date: Jul 10, 2024

Location: CA, L4G 0S7

Company: York Regional Police



Cadet-in-Training - $60,651

4th Class Constable - $74,708

3rd Class Constable - $85,352

2nd Class Constable - $98,358

1st Class Constable - $110,479


To perform the duties set out as for a police constable.  To preserve peace, protect property and be visible and engaged in the community; provide safety education and support to the community in crime prevention; public order; assist the victims of crime; investigate offences and provide emergency response to ensure the safety and security of our community and to fulfill our organizational values.



  • Respond to emergencies and calls for policing service
  • Safety operate police vehicles
  • Federal, provincial and municipal law enforcement
  • Process offenders and participation in their prosecution
  • Provide court testimony
  • Effective workflow management
  • Evidence management
  • Fulsome and accurate notetaking
  • Communicate effectively with diverse communities
  • Traffic law enforcement
  • Motor vehicle collision investigations
  • Proficiently use computer/smart technologies, and programs essential to the role (MWS/Computers/Versadex/Word)
  • Create accurate and concise reports for a wide variety of incidents
  • Create and complete accurate tickets and other legislative/YRP forms
  • Understand own role and the organization’s reporting structure
  • Critical thinking and de-escalation skills
  • Effective/proper radio etiquette
  • Providing guidance to new/junior officers
  • Engage and education of public through interactions and proactive policing
  • Report to duty, fit for duty on time
  • Maintain integrity and professionalism
  • Effectively conduct interviews/investigations with complainant, victims, subject and accused
  • Making observations/recording intelligence gathering, collection of evidence, confidential human source cultivation, warrant execution for investigations
  • Assisting victims of crime
  • Attend and successfully complete training and yearly requalification
  • Participate in District initiatives
  • Investigate and enforce complaint areas
  • Mental health crisis support and provide community resource to public



When applying for the position of police constable with York Regional Police, you must meet the following criteria to be considered in the selection process:

  • Have no criminal record for which you have not received a pardon and be of good moral character and habits
  • Be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Canada and at least 18 years-old
  • Be physically and mentally able to perform the duties of the position
  • Have proof of successful completion of four years of secondary school education or equivalency
  • Possess valid standard or emergency first aid and CPR Level C certification, at minimum
  • Possess a valid Ontario driver’s licence class G, at minimum
  • Possess a valid OACP Certificate of Results including proof of meeting the vision and hearing standards as defined by the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP)


York Regional Police is committed to our Corporate Values.  All York Regional Police employment policies and procedures are intended to be non-discriminatory and barrier-free in accordance with the principles and spirit of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.  If contacted in regards to this competition, please advise the Uniform Recruiting Unit of accommodation measures you may require during our selection process.