Ontario Provincial Police.[York Region]
Site: Highway Safety Division Headquarters
|Record #: NKT0334||Last Modified: 07 May 2019||Last Full Update: 17 Sep 2018|
|Alternate Name||Highway 407 Detachment ; HSD Headquarters ; HSD-Aurora|
Cellular * OPP (where available): OPP is a cellular feature provided by some cellular carriers and may not be available on all networks * contact your cellular provider to determine availability
9-1-1 calls from VoIP Phones (Voice Over Internet Protocol): if you use a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone, be aware that 9-1-1 may not get your location or phone number when you dial so you may not be connected directly to a 9-1-1 centre * refer to the C.R.T.C. Telecom Decision CRTC 2005-21 and Telecom Decision CRTC 2005-61 for additional information * subscribers are reminded to clearly determine from their service provider, what level of 9-1-1 service is available to them when using a VoIP telephone system
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-310-1122|
|Crisis Phone||9-1-1 * 1-888-310-1122|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/ontarioprovincialpolice
|Description (Service)||Provincial police services * traffic safety on Ontario's roadways, waterways and trails * Responsibilities include Community Safety, Traffic Safety, Investigations, Specialized Response Teams, Intelligence, Community Relations, Indigenous Communities Policing, Municipal Policing and Auxiliary Policing;
Highway 407 Detachment polices the 407 ETR * delivers prevention initiatives and conducting enforcement activities to target impaired driving, lack of occupant restraint/safety equipment, aggressive driving and distracted driving * tries to reducing property crime, violent crime and illicit drugs and implements the OPP Mental Health Strategy;
Citizen Self Reporting: Members of the public can report specific occurrences to police from the convenience of a computer, using the OPP’s Citizen Self Reporting system ;
Text with 9-1-1 Service: The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) now offers Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) service to persons who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired * this is a new service that enables individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) to communicate with 9-1-1 operators via text message (SMS) during an emergency * register your cell phone for T9-1-1 with your wireless carrier (a list of carriers is available at http://textwith911.ca/wirelessservice-providers)
|Hours||Phone Service Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Areas Served||York Region|
|Application||Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) : is a service available to individuals who are part of the deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) community in Canada * in an emergency, dial 9-1-1 as if making a voice call * do not send a text message directly * communicate with the 9-1-1 operator via text message and provide all relevant information, including your name, location and the emergency assistance required * in York Region, this service is available in Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King Township., Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Whitchurch-Stouffville * A DHHSI person must register for T9-1-1 with their wireless service provider and must have an eligible cell phone before being able to utilize this service -- this includes the ability to send and receive text messages
Important Information for T9-1-1 Users:
Text messages should be brief and concise.
Text abbreviations and slang should never be used so that the intent of the dialog can be as clear as possible.
If the DHHSI callers are outside or near the edge of the 9-1-1 served territory, the 9-1-1 call may not reach the appropriate 9-1-1 call centre.
Cell phones that meet T9-1-1 requirements will be listed on your wireless service provider’s Web site.
T9-1-1 should only be used for emergency situations that require a response from police, fire or emergency medical services.
Do not call 9-1-1 to test the T9-1-1 service. Your wireless service provider can confirm your T9-1-1 registration
Additional information available at www.opp.ca/ecms/index.php?id=620
|Languages||English ; French|
|Located In Community||Aurora|
|Address & Map||
100 Bloomington Rd W
Aurora, ON L4G 7N5
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|Intersection||Yonge St and Bloomington Rd|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Service Categories||Provincial/Territorial Police|