Police Services Board

Group photo of the Ottawa Services Police Board

The Ottawa Police Services Board  is a seven-member civilian body that oversees the Ottawa Police Service.

The Board is responsible for setting the overall objectives and priorities for the provision of police services, after consultation with the Chief. It is also responsible for hiring and monitoring the performance of the Chief, approving the annual police budget, and preparing a business plan for the Police Service every three years .

Visit the Ottawa Police Services Board website for more information on meetings, policies, community outreach, newsletters and releases.