Ranger and Community Safety Services


The City’s Ranger and Community Safety Services have been operating a twenty-four hour a day, seven day a week service since 1998.

The aim of the Service is to discourage anti-social behaviour in the community and provide peace of mind and a feeling safety and security to residents.

All Officers are also authorised to enforce legislation applicable to litter, parking, off-road vehicles, dogs, cats and fire control.

Ranger and Community Safety Services Officers work closely with Police, but do not act as a replacement. In any emergency situation, or to report a crime or suspicious activity, always contact the Police first. To find out more about your local policing teams and how to contact them, click here.


Download the latest Ranger and Community Safety Services brochure here.


Safety Around Schools

To download the latest Safety Around Schools brochure please click here.




City of Canning Ranger and Community Safety Services – 1300 422 664 (all hours)

If the officers are busy or your call is made after normal administration hours, please leave your details on the voicemail facility and your call will be returned promptly.


Police Assistance Centre – 131 444

Report all suspicious behaviour and incidents to the Police as and when it occurs.

Emergency – 000

Only call 000 in an emergency or life-threatening situation when urgent Police, Fire or Ambulance assistance is required.

Crime Stoppers – 1800 333 000

Report information about criminal activity to Crime Stoppers or visit www.crimestoppers.com.au to report online. You can remain anonymous if you wish.

Goodbye Graffiti – 1800 442 255

Anyone can report acts of graffiti or vandalism against public assets, community facilities or private property. Report incidents as soon as possible.

For tips to improve your safety and security click here,  or visit our Neighbourhood Watch  and ewatch  pages for information about other safety initiatives the City supports.

Click here for information about Emergency Management within the City.


Community Safety Handbook

The City has published a Community Safety Handbook for residents to raise awareness of local community safety and crime prevention information and initiatives.

Please click below to download the handbook or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  to request a hardcopy.

City of Canning Safety Handbook.


Safer Homes

The City of Canning is working with you to provide peace of mind and a feeling of safety and security in your home .

Safer Homes Brochure



Community Safety and Crime Prevention Plan

City of Canning Community Safety and Crime Prevention Plan