In-depth, relevant and timely: Welcome to The Shield

THE SHIELD Journal  is an exciting new online magazine for Canada’s emergency response and 911 community. Our team of seasoned professionals and experts in the field provide in-depth, relevant and timely news coverage that matters to those on the frontlines of cities and towns across Canada.

From emergency communications to dispatchers, 911 operators, law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services, THE SHIELD Journal is dedicated to providing valuable information to readers concerned about public safety communications and the first response community.

Founded in 2019, THE SHIELD Journal covers the latest trends and techniques in first responder topics, delivering useful and innovative information that enables our readers to remain up to date on the latest news and developments related to frontline issues and resources.

THE SHIELD Journal follows a long line of respected publications that address issues that are not only important to Canada’s law enforcement and first response community, but also to Canadians who turn to our first responders to keep our streets and homes safe.

THE SHIELD Journal is the product of a dedicated team of writers, experts from the 911 field and photographers from across the country, as well as graphic designers and editors, in Ottawa, Montreal and the Toronto area.

We are excited to embark on this new journey, and we look forward to receiving your support and feedback.