Pursuant to the Police Act the Edmonton Police Commission is responsible for appointing a Chief of Police.
- The Edmonton Police Commission is responsible for hiring the Chief of Police subject to ratification by City Council.
- The Chief of Police reports to, and takes policy direction from the Commission in accordance with applicable legislation.
- The Edmonton Police Commission will evaluate the performance of the Chief on an annual basis.
The Commission has delegated the power to appoint all police officers to the Chief of Police, except for the power to appoint the Chief of Police and Deputy Chiefs of Police.
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