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XXXI LE-004 – Criminal Intelligence




Police Services Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.15, as amended, s. 31(1)(c).

Adequacy & Effectiveness of Police Services, O. Reg. 3/99, ss. 5(1)(b), 5(2), 13(1)(c).

It is the policy of the Toronto Police Services Board that:

  1. The Chief of Police will ensure that the Service will provide criminal intelligence by using Service members; and
  2. The Chief of Police will:
    1. establish procedures and processes for criminal intelligence, including strategic and tactical intelligence;
    2. promote the use of criminal intelligence analysis by supervisors to identify areas or issues requiring directed patrol, targeted enforcement, problem-oriented policing initiatives or community-based crime prevention initiatives; and
    3. ensure that the members carrying out these functions have the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the criminal intelligence function and the necessary tools and equipment.

adequacy standards, law enforcement, investigation of crimes