The Vancouver Police Board is the employer and governing body of the Vancouver Police Department. It provides civilian governance and oversight
Police Board Members
From left to right: Mark James, Mary Collins (resigned) , Dr. Peter Wong,
Mayor Gregor Robertson, Thomas Tam,
Dr. Sherri Magee, Claire Marshall,
Daljit Sidhu (resigned)
Under British Columbia’s Police Act,
the Board consists of the Mayor as Chair; one person appointed by the municipal council;
and up to seven people appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Board members are chosen to reflect the demographics of the community.
They are people who have demonstrated that they can act in the community’s
best interest. Each Board member is appointed for a term of up to four
years. They may be re-appointed, but cannot serve for more than
six consecutive years.
Watch Vancouver Police Board Meeting on July 16, 2015
* SPCRC - Service & Policy Complaint Review Committee
** Meets, as needed, immediately following the Board Meeting
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2015 Board Meeting Schedule
2120 Cambie Street
(unless otherwise posted)
Board Annual Report
Board Strategic Plan
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The public is welcome to attend Board meetings.
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The Board is interested in hearing from advocacy groups or citizens about policing issues which affect the community. For more information, please read the How to Register as a Delegation.
Meeting Agendas and Reports will be posted on this website two days prior to the meeting date.