Greater Sudbury Police Service

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Greater Sudbury Police Service
Service de police du Grand Sudbury
Greater Sudbury Police Service Logo.svg
Logo of the Greater Sudbury Police Service
Motto Our Community, Our Commitment
Agency overview
Formed 1891
Annual budget $ 48,395,879 (2012[1])
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Legal jurisdiction Municipal
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters Greater Sudbury, Ontario
Sworn members 264
Unsworn members 102
Elected officer responsible The Honourable Yasir Naqvi, Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Agency executive Paul Pedersen, Chief of Police
Stations 2[2]
Lockups 2
Boats 2
Helicopters 1
Official website

The Greater Sudbury Police Service is the police force for the municipality of Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. The Greater Sudbury area has over 3,300 square kilometres of rugged Northern Ontario landscape.

The police force has over 350 employees, including 264 police officers, and is divided into two main areas: Operations and Corporate Services. The Operations section includes the following Divisions: Uniform, Criminal Investigations, Uniform Field Support, Emergency Operations and Organizational Support.

Frank J. Elsner left his position as Chief of Police at the end of 2013 for a position as Chief of the City of Victoria police. Paul Pedersen was appointed on March 25, 2014 to replace him. He will enter in function on May 5.

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