At a recent EPC lead Standing Policy Meeting the committee received a verbal report from the Illicit Drug Enforcement committee.
There were discussions of the Clean Sweep, which you may recall was a police reaction to crime several years ago. A journalist from the Winnipeg Sun, James Snell, interviewed me as a City Councillor.
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It's important to note that because I am not permitted to speak as the Chair of the Winnipeg Police Board. The Board has five appointees and the Chair, and two are appointed by the Province and three appointed by the Mayor. The Chair, appointed by the Mayor, does not vote unless there is a tie when voting is required. The Chair also must seek approval from Board members on comments to be made.