Police service in Mahone Bay is provided by contract with Royal Canadian Mounted Police. In accordance with the Nova Scotia Police Act, the senior officer responsible for Mahone Bay is appointed as the Police Chief of the town. The current Police Chief is Tim Lynch who was posted to Mahone Bay in 2015. Cst. Lynch can be reached at
The RCMP has a community office located in the Mahone Bay Town Hall which is used by officers for various crime prevention programs. The RCMP are always 'on patrol' in the area.
If you have an RCMP matter, contact the Lunenburg Detachment at (902) 634-8674.