Wednesday, July 30th Commentary

Posted By: Dave Agar · 7/30/2014 7:11:00 AM

Bill Blair

Should Bill Blair be given a contract extension as Toronto's Police Chief or is it time for him to retire, move on, and make way for new leadership at the top of Canada's biggest municipal police service?

The Chief's current deal expires in April of next year.  He had until last week to notify the board of his intentions and then the board would decide how to proceed.

The Police Services Board has an in-camera meeting this morning...a private session and while no board member would go on the record, the Globe and Mail has been told by sources familiar with the situation as saying the board will be considering Chief Blair's future.

What would you do?  There's no doubt Bill Blair has not been perfect as our police chief.  There have been mistakes, most notably the security for the G-20 summit a few years back and how ...