Media releases and updates on the process to establish the Surrey Police help keep citizens informed.
The following is the full text of Mayor Doug McCallum’s remarks on the appointment of the inaugural Board of Surrey Police.
The City of Surrey has been given approval to proceed with the formation of Surrey Police Department.
The Provincial Municipal Policing Transition Study Committee has forwarded its report to the Committee Chair, the Honourable Wally Oppal.
The Municipal Pension Plan (MPP) Board of Trustees has approved the City of Surrey’s application for Group 5 membership for its police officers.
The City of Surrey is pleased to announce that an agreement has been formalized that will allow RCMP officers to fully transfer their pension, should they choose to serve with the Surrey Police Department.
Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth and Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum have released the following statement regarding Surrey policing.
As the City of Surrey works toward the creation of a city police department, Mayor Doug McCallum appointed the members of the Interim Police Transition Advisory Committee at last night’s Regular Council Meeting.
The City of Surrey has concluded its public engagement process for the planned transition to a Surrey Police Department. Over a five-week period, 23 public engagement events were held across Surrey’s six town centres.
The full Surrey Policing Transition Report is now publicly available.
The Surrey Policing Transition Report is completed and has been delivered to the provincial government for review and approval.