Corporate Communications Bureau

The role of the Corporate Communications Bureau is to ensure that accurate and up-to-date information is shared with the public and our employees in a timely way, across the most relevant channels. We use print and digital publications, advertising and posts to our website, Facebook and Twitter accounts to keep the public informed. We also produce videos to post on our YouTube channel and we Livestream events and news conferences that we believe the community may like to watch. We value transparency and are working hard to adapt to the changing communications needs of our community.

Our Management Team

Manager Corporate Communications - Michelle Dassinger

Michelle Dassinger

Manager & Officer-in-Charge (OIC)

Corporate Communications Bureau

Staff Sergeant Corporate Communications - Val Graham

Valerie Graham

Staff Sergeant (Supervisor)

Corporate Communications Bureau

Officer-in-Charge Public Information Sergeant Josh Colley

Matt Bertram

Sergeant (Supervisor)
Public Information Unit

headshot of Employee Information Supervisor

Mark Fischer

Acting Sergeant (Supervisor)
Employee Information Unit

Public Information (Media) Unit 

Under the umbrella of Corporate Communications Bureau is the Public Information Unit. It's goal is to build and strengthen relationships with the mainstream media and local media outlets. The media is a key component to our success in getting information out to the public and in supporting police operations and investigations. We value our relationships with journalists and the media outlets they work for and we do our very best to get journalists access to relevant information they need to do their jobs in a timely fasion. We welcome members of the media to contact our Media Officers to help with their inquries. The team work on shifts to ensure coverage from 6 a.m. through 1 a.m. Monday to Friday. The shifts are adjusted on the weekend giving coverage from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.  If you need someone outside of these hours, please call Communications and ask for the Supervisor.

Our Media Officers

The Media Officers are the first point of contact the media have with us to be sure to be connected to the people or information that's needed. To reach us call our Media Line at 905-453-2121 Ext. 4027.

Media Officer Constable Bally Saini

Cst. Bally Saini

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

Media officer Constable Harinder Sohi

Cst. Harinder Sohi

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

 

Media officer Constable Bancroft Wright

Cst. Bancroft Wright

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

Media officer Constable Iryna Yashnyk

Cst. Iryna Yashnyk

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

Media officer Constable Lori Murphy

Cst. Lori Murphy

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

 

Media officer Constable Akhil Mooken

Cst. Akhil Mooken

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

 

Media officer Constable Danny Marttini

Cst. Danny Marttini

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

 

Media officer Constable Sarah Patten

Cst. Sarah Patten

Media Officer

Public Information Unit

 

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