The Chief of Police shall notify the Edmonton Police Commission of any requests of the Edmonton Police Service to provide policing assistance outside the municipal boundaries of the City of Edmonton and shall obtain the prior approval of the Edmonton Police Commission before agreeing to provide any such services.
Where there are exigent circumstances, the notification and approval process may be done verbally provided both are confirmed in writing as soon as is reasonably practicable. In the case of such exigent circumstances, the verbal notification may be made to the Chair or, in his or her absence, the Vice-Chair or acting Chair who shall have the authority to give his/her approval on behalf of the Edmonton Police Commission if he/she deems it appropriate having regard to all of the circumstances.
1. Police Act, RSA 2000.
2. Appendix A – The City of Edmonton Bylaw #14040.
3. Edmonton Police Commission Operational Plan (Mandate); 1.1.2 (Governance); 1.1.5 (Risk Management and Audit)
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