On April 25, 2018, the Legislative Assembly agreed that a Special Committee be appointed to select and unanimously recommend the appointment of a Police Complaint Commissioner, pursuant to section 47 of the Police Act [RSBC 1996] c.367. The Police Complaint Commissioner is an independent officer of the Legislature responsible for the impartial civilian oversight of complaints about the conduct of municipal police officers in British Columbia, as provided by the
The Committee issued a call for applications for the position of Police Complaint Commissioner on July 3, 2018. The deadline to apply was October 12, 2018. The Committee appreciates the interest of all applicants, however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted.