Regional policing services examined by task force
Regional policing is a hot topic right now in the Capital Regional District. It has also been studied on a number of occasions in the past. This article is from the Autumn 1978 issue of the British Columbia Police Journal. Here is an excerpt:
The major purpose of the project is to examine policing costs in British Columbia, how they are shared among Municipal, Provincial and Federal Governments and then to consider practical cost-sharing alternatives. The terms of reference also require a study of the possibility of regional delivery of policing services and other cost-related issues.