The Town currently contracts the services of the Ontario Provincial Police for police protection within the community as administered by the Police Services Board.  They are responsible for the patrol and response of the areas encompassing the former municipalities of Tecumseh, Sandwich South and the Village of St. Clair Beach. The detachment is located at 963 Lesperance Road next to Town Hall.  The regular office hours are from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday thru Friday.

Emergency Services: 911

Non-Emergency Services: 1-888-310-1122  (TTY 1-888-310-1133)

Tecumseh OPP: (519) 735-2424



OPP Detachments


Essex County OPP: (519) 723-2491

Essex OPP: (519) 738-3795

Kingsville OPP: (519) 733-2345

Lakeshore OPP: (519) 728-1810

Leamington OPP: (519) 326-2544


Fee Schedule

Accident Reports ­ $47.00

Fingerprints $34.00

Incident Confirmations $53.00

Police Clearance ­$50.00
Police Clearances Volunteers $20.00

Statements $53.00

Technical Traffic Collision Reports $625.00


All firearms registration and licences have been taken over by the RCMP (1-800-731-4000).


Parking tickets are paid at Tecumseh Town Hall.