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Ontario Civilian Police Commission

Contact Details
Office Phone 416-314-3004
Toll Free Phone 1-888-515-5005
Fax 416-314-0198 ; Toll free 1-800-720-5292
Primary Executive Dr Stephen Jovanovic, Associate Chair
Site Details
Areas Served Ontario
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
250 Dundas St W, Suite 605
Toronto, ON M7A 2T3
Intersection Dundas St W and University Ave
Mailing Address 20 Dundas St W, Suite 530 
Toronto, ON M5G 2C2
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) An independent oversight agency tasked with ensuring that adequate and effective policing services are provided in a fair and accountable manner under the Ontario Police Services Act. 
As an independent quasi-judicial agency, the OCPC: 
*hears appeals of police disciplinary decisions; 
*adjudicates disputes between municipal councils and police service boards involving budget matters; 
*conducts hearings into requests for the reduction, abolition, creation or amalgamation of police services; 
*conducts investigations and inquiries into the conduct of chiefs of police, police officers and members of police services boards; 
*determines the status of police service members; 
*general enforcement relating to the adequacy and effectiveness of policing services. 
In Ontario, police services and police services boards are ultimately accountable to the public through the OCPC. The OCPC reports to the Attorney General and its mandate and duties are set out in the Police Services Act.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (31) Other Provincial Government
Funding Provincial ; Federal
Service Categories Law Enforcement Complaints