RCMP in West Shore

The West Shore RCMP proudly provides policing service to: City of Langford, City of Colwood, Town of View Royal, District of Metchosin, District of Highlands, Songhees First Nation and Esquimalt First Nation.



COVID-19 service impacts

  • Volunteer Criminal record Checks and Fingerprinting are suspended until further notice. View the hours and operation for Police Information Check service.
  • Do not attend if you have any COVID-19 symptoms
  • To ensure safe physical distancing, there are strict lobby capacity limits. If the lobby is full, please wait outside. The capacity of each lobby is posted on external doors.

Note: You can now report certain crimes online. Read more on West Shore's online crime reporting.


About West Shore RCMP

We are responsible for policing five municipalities and two First Nation communities.


The latest RCMP news from West Shore.

Programs and Services

Police services that we provide to the communities we police.

Volunteer Opportunities

We have several volunteer oppotunities available in the community.

Contact Us

West Shore RCMP provide 24 hour Police Service.

Before You Call the Police

A list of our most commonly asked questions and answers

Safety Tips

Suggestions and resources on how you can stay safe at home and in the community.

Word of thank you

If you have had a good experience with the RCMP, we encourage you to email us about it.

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Online crime reporting

You may be able to file your crime report online. Learn more on how to report a crime.


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