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, Claire Marshall, Barj Dhahan,
Dr. Sherri Magee, Mayor Gregor Robertson,
Carolyn Askew, Dr. Peter Wong, Thomas Tam
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.
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Board Meeting Schedule
2120 Cambie Street
(unless otherwise posted)
Oct 20, 2016
Nov 24, 2016
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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.