Hire An Off-Duty Police Officer

Off-duty Police Officers can be hired (Paid Duty) to provide police presence and security at a variety of functions within the city of Cornwall, including (but not limited to):

  • Security Escorts
  • Community Events
  • Wide/Long Load Escorts
  • Sporting Events
  • Traffic Control/Direction
  • School Events 
    • Dance 
    • Graduation 
  • Concerts

Terms of Paid Duty Request

  • Events must be within the City of Cornwall. 
  • The number of officers requested will be assessed by the Paid Duty Coordinator according to the duties associated to the event.
  • A minimum charge of four (4) hours applies, per officer and for all events. 
  • There is a 24 hour minimum cancellation policy. Should that 24 hour notice not be given, a minimum charge will be billed for each paid duty officer at the discretion of the Inspector of Field Operations.


Paid Duty Hourly Rates

Constable - $71.51
Sergeant - $80.81
Cruiser - $35.00

* Please note that all Paid Duty requests are subject to a 10% administrative fee in addition to HST.
* Officers must be booked for a minimum of 4 hours.

To submit a Paid Duty Request:

  1. Fill out the Paid Duty Request Form
  2. Save it to your computer and attach it to an email to the Paid Duty Coordinator.

You can also submit a request by mail:

Cornwall  Police Service
P.O. Box 875,
340 Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario


by calling the Paid Duty Coordinator at 613-933-5000 ext. 2702.

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