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Homicide study featured at April public meeting

April 16, 2014

Join us on Thursday, April 17, as Dr. Sandy Jung, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology at MacEwanUniversity, shares results of a research study that examined characteristics of 124 concluded homicide cases that occurred between 2007 and 2012 in Edmonton. The study looked at various aspects including time of day, location,
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March meeting highlights Interagency Council on Homelessness

March 19, 2014

Join us this Thursday as representatives from the Alberta Interagency Council on Homelessness (IAC) speak about their role in A Plan for Alberta: Ending Homelessness in 10 Years. The IAC was established in February 2013 to lead the systemic and transformational change needed to end homelessness in Alberta
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EPC 2013 4th Quarter Report to the Community

March 18, 2014

On behalf of the Edmonton Police Commission and the Edmonton Police Service, we are pleased to present the 2013 4th Quarter Report to the Community. The report captures the progress made on a number of initiatives from October 1 through December 31, 2013. View the report here.

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Heavy Users of Service project featured at February meeting

February 19, 2014

Join us this Thursday as members of the Edmonton Police Service (EPS) discuss the Heavy Users of Service project. Bringing together social service providers, first responders, justice, Aboriginal and government representatives, the primary goal is to identify and assist some of the city’s most frequent users of social, medical, criminal,
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Commission Chair and Vice Chair Announced

January 31, 2014

At the January meeting, the Edmonton Police Commission (EPC) re-appointed Mr. Shami Sandhu as Chair and appointed Mr. Gary McCuaig as Vice Chair for 2014. Mr. Shami Sandhu has been with the EPC since January 1, 2010. He served as Chair in 2013 and Vice-Chair in 2012. Mr. Sandhu
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Next Public Meeting

The Edmonton Police Commission’s next public meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, April 17, 2014 @ 6:00 p.m.
Heritage Room
Main Floor, City Hall
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta
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Citizens are invited to attend public meetings and provide their input to the Edmonton Police Commission about policing issues in their community. View guidelines for speakers

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Message From the Chair

Welcome to the Edmonton Police Commission’s website and thank you for showing interest in what we do. The Commission’s overarching role is to provide civilian governance over the Edmonton Police Service, and 2013 was a productive year. Our highlights for 2013 include the development of the EPS 5-year strategic staffing plan, the extension of Chief Rod Knecht’s contract, and the hiring of our new Public Complaint Director. The Commission also continued work toward securing land for the Northwest Division Campus, reviewed and approved the EPS 10 Year Master Plan, and oversaw the development of a major events policing policy following a full review of the G20 Morden Report. In addition to the municipal level, we continued to engage at a…
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