Legislated Responsibilities

Board members are legislatively tasked with three primary responsibilities through the Police Services Act:

1. Soliciting input into and establishing priorities, objectives and policies regarding the provision of police services - specifically to:

** It should be noted though that while the Board members communicate objectives for community safety to the Detachment Commander and his/her delegate, the Board does not and will not interfere with the day to day operational activity of the Detachment or the officers and/or other personnel employed there.

2. Assisting with the process and participating in the selection of the OPP detachment commander.

3. Monitoring the performance of both the Detachment Commander and indirectly the police service. - specifically to: