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Owen Sound Police Service

For Immediate Release


Owen Sound Police Service Launches New Website to Improve User Experience

Owen Sound Police Service’s new website launched on March 20, 2024. The new version of enhances user experience and increase searchability for police information and online services.

The new site was designed as a microsite as part of the newly launched website, using the Govstack platform from GHD. The project included extensive research, content review, and consolidation, internal and external testing, refinements based on feedback, and staff training.

Search functionality was one of the top priorities guiding the development of the new site. The website was designed to make it easier for visitors to navigate the site and includes an improved sitemap structure and enhanced search function to help users find the information they need faster.

OSPS’s website project includes enhancements such as:

  • Development of subscription-based newsletters offering users the ability to receive proactive updates relating to news, job opportunities, and events
  • Navigation organization that is aligned with how visitors typically search for information and items
  • A responsive design that provides consistent viewing on any device or computer

The website is one of OSPS’s key communication tools, and serves as a valuable resource for residents, businesses, and visitors, and is the quickest way to find current information on police services, programs and recruitment opportunities.

“The new website will make it easier for people to connect with us and find out about OSPS services any time, on any device. Ensuring information is available and accessible helps us achieve our goals of openness, transparency and trust,” said Police Chief Craig Ambrose.

Visit the new website at Click here to sign up for media releases, job opportunities, and calendar events.

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