Trust and Confidence Report

Corporate Security Office Profile

The Corporate Security Office is committed to providing safe and continuous service to City of Hamilton employees and customers by promoting a safe and secure environment for employees and users of its properties and services. The protection of all assets critical to the City operations and premises (i.e. people, property and critical infrastructure) is one of the primary objectives of the Corporate Security Office Mandate. 

The approach to security relies on a prevention and deterrence model and is committed to the continuous improvement of security functions as one of its management principles.

Corporate Security is part of the City’s facilities management services which provides property maintenance and project management services for all City of Hamilton municipal buildings. 

The objective is to integrate security risk management strategies into the overall corporate risk management process and provide tools to plan and track progress. The Corporate Security Office will focus on current and future security needs through the strategic development of corporate-wide policies, and implementation of enterprise-wide security technologies.

 

Service Details

Related Subservices

  • N/A

Type of Service

  • Both public facing and internal corporate service

Rationale

  • Core municipal service

Primary Funding Sources

  • Net Levy

Service Level

  • New Service - service level not yet been established

Service Level Source

  • Management directive

 

Performance Measures

Metrics coming in future releases

Our People & Performance Strategic Priority