Peace Officers

The County Peace Officers operate under the authority of the Peace Officer Act, and enforce provisions of the:

  • Traffic Safety Act
  • Gaming and Liquor Act,
  • Dangerous Goods Transportation and Handling Act
  • Animal Protection Act
  • Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act
  • Forests Act
  • Forest and Prairie Protection Act
  • Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act
  • Motor Vehicle Transport Act

The primary focus of the Peace Officers is traffic safety and preventing damage to County road infrastructure. The Peace Officers are responsible for:

  • Protecting County road infrastructure
  • Enforcing traffic infractions on County roads
  • Providing information on legislation and County bylaws to industry, as well as the general public
  • Providing enforcement services to local communities including Clive, Eckville, Bentley¬†and Alix
  • Inspecting properties for the Lacombe County Planning and Development Department
  • Providing assistance to the RCMP, Lacombe Police Service, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Fish and Wildlife, and surrounding Counties when required or during a local disaster

Remember: If you suspect criminal activity, please contact your local RCMP detachment or dial 9-11.