street warden


Street wardens patrol designated areas to ensure a sense of security with the public, and provide general support. They monitor suspicious behaviour and cooperate with the police and other local institutions to maintain the community's safety and well-being, and enforce law and issue penalties when necessary.

Alternative label

  • community safety warden

  • community support officer

  • countryside ranger

  • special constable

  • warden

  • neighborhood warden

  • environmental warden

  • bylaw enforcement officer

  • neighbourhood warden

Regulatory aspect

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