The City of Sarnia Police Services Board is the civilian body governing the Sarnia Police Service. It is responsible for the provision of adequate and effective police services, law enforcement and crime prevention within the city, a duty it discharges through the enactment of policies. The Board will generally determine after consultation with the Chief of Police, objectives and priorities for the police service. The board is responsible for the police budget, oversees the actions of the Chief of Police and is the employer of the police service.
The board is responsible for the provision of adequate and effective police services in the municipality and its authority is set out in Section 31 of the Ontario Police Services Act.
Members of the Sarnia Police Services Board:
Paul Wiersma (Chair) – Paul.Wiersma@spsboard.ca
Kelly Ash (Vice-Chair) – Kelly.Ash@spsboard.ca
Joan Knight (Board Secretary) – Joan.Knight@spsboard.ca
Charlene Sebastian – Charlene.Sebastian@spsboard.ca
George Vandenberg – George.Vandenberg@spsboard.ca
Chrissy McRoberts – Chrissy.Mcroberts@spsboard.ca
Board meetings can be found on our event calendar
October 2, 2023 Updated Meeting Dates
December 21, 2023 Adopted Meeting Dates 2024
The January 18, 2024, Sarnia Police Service Board meeting has been cancelled.