Ministry of Public Safety & Solicitor General

Featured Topics

  • B.C. Corrections
    B.C. Corrections helps keep British Columbians safe by managing adults who are in custody or under community supervision.
  • Crime Victims
    Help is available if you have been impacted by a crime or violence.
  • Crime Victim Assistance Program
    The Crime Victim Assistance Program assists victims, immediate family members and some witnesses in coping with the effects of violent crime.
  • Criminal Record Checks (for those working with children & vulnerable adults)
    Under the Criminal Records Review Act, individuals working with children or vulnerable adults and have unsupervised access to children or vulnerable adults must authorize a criminal record check for their employer or authorized organization.
  • Human Trafficking
    This website provides links to human trafficking resources for victim service providers and other front line workers.
  • Policing in B.C.
    With diverse communities with their own needs for policing the province receives police services from multiple areas, including: RCMP federal, provincial and municipal forces, and a First Nations administered police force.
  • Public Safety & Emergency Services
    Find information on British Columbia's emergency service preparedness, response and recovery, public safety, crime prevention and wildfire services.
  • RoadSafetyBC
    Works with law enforcement, professional organizations, government agencies, non-governmental organizations and community groups toward the goal of ensuring British Columbia has the safest roads in North America.

Featured Services

  • Armoured Vehicle, Body Armour and Metal Recycling Permits
    Learn about permits you need to operate an armoured vehicle, possess body armour or purchase regulated metal in B.C.
  • Online Criminal Record Checks
    The Criminal Record Review Act ensures that people who work with or may potentially have unsupervised access to children or vulnerable adults undergo a criminal record check by the Criminal Records Review Program.
  • Security Industry Licencing
    Under British Columbia’s Security Services Act, businesses and individuals offering security services must hold a valid security licence issued by the Registrar of Security Services.


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