The Community and Provincial safety is the foundation which the Ontario Provincial Police relies on to provide its services and maintain public order.

Safe communities … Safer Ontario

The Township of Russell detachment is located at 411 New York Central, P.O. Box 1140, Embrun ON, and Telephone: 911

The OPP deploys approximately 12 constables and auxiliaries to serve our community. The Provincial Police allot great importance to services related to neighborhood patrol and road safety. Members work closely with municipal leaders, police services boards, the regional advisory committees of community policing and community groups in order to develop and provide quality policing services and to maintain public order.