Justice and Public Safety

About us

The Department of Justice and Public Safety works to develop supports to reduce risks to the community and to strengthen the criminal and civil justice systems. The department coordinates efforts for efficient public safety services to provide security to citizens from threats to their personal and economic stability.

Some of the priorities in this mandate are to:

  • Collaborate on a comprehensive Poverty Reduction Strategy
  • Review legal aid and education programs to ensure they meet the needs of the communities they serve and are sustainable
  • Renew the approach to public safety, ensuring that police and fire service delivery reflects the current and future needs of Islanders
  • Work with colleagues on a new Mental Health and Addictions Strategy

Learn more about our department

Justice and Public Safety department logo
Minister's Office
Tel:
(902) 368-6410
Fax:
(902) 368-4910
Deputy Minister
Senior Communications Officer

General Inquiries

Department of Justice and Public Safety
4th Floor South, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4589
Fax: (902) 368-5283

ccs@gov.pe.ca