Please CLICK HERE for Part 1 and HERE for Part 2 for the Agenda for the Hamilton Police Services Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 4:00pm, Central Police Station, 3rd Floor Boardroom.
A copy of the Crime Analysis 2009 - 2012 can be found HERE.
The City of Hamilton Police Services Board is the civilian body governing the Hamilton Police Service. It is responsible for the provision of adequate and effective police services, law enforcement and crime prevention within the City, a duty it discharges through the enactment of policies. The Board will generally determine, after consultation with the Chief of Police, objectives and priorities for the police service. The Board is responsible for the police budget, oversees the actions of the Chief of Police and is the employer for the police service.
The Board is responsible for the provision of adequate and effective police services in the municipality and its authority is set out in Section 31 of the Ontario Police Services Act.
The Board is comprised of seven members.
Three representatives of City Council (for four year terms):
Three appointed by the Government of Ontario:
Mrs. Nancy DiGregorio
Ms. Irene Stayshyn
Mrs. Madeleine Levy
One citizen appointed by City Council:
All members serve on a part-time basis. The current Chair is Nancy DiGregorio. The Vice Chair for January and February will be Mayor Bob Bratina. The Vice Chair for March and April will be Ms. Madeleine Levy.