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The 11th Annual Law of Policing Conference, Western Canada Edition took place November 4–5, 2020. Our outstanding faculty share insights on the most compelling topics impacting their daily lives and practices. See a snapshot of the event below then purchase the recording to watch at your convenience.

Conference Chair

R. Kyle Friesen

General Counsel, Legal Services
Surrey Police Service

Featured Speakers
Speaker Name

Ronald J. MacDonald, Q.C.

Chief Civilian Director
Independent Investigations Office of BC

Speaker Name

The Honourable Wally Oppal, Q.C.

Senior Counsel
Boughton Law Corporation

Speaker Name

Nicholas Simons

MLA, Powell River-Sunshine Coast
Government of British Columbia

Speaker Name

Howard Chow

Deputy Chief, Operations Division
Vancouver Police Department

Speaker Name

Boyd Peters

BC First Nations Justice Council

Speaker Name

Rob Farrer

Director, Pacific Region
National Police Federation

Conference Highlights
  • Transitioning from RCMP to Municipal Services
  • Responding to Civil Disobedience
  • Reforming the British Columbia Police Act
  • Establishing New Standards for Independent Investigations
  • Analyzing the Level of Police Involvement in Wellness Checks
  • Evolving Search and Seizure Laws in the Tech World
  • Protecting Privacy Rights
  • Professional Responsibility in a Virtual Courtroom

Conference Program
Look at our 2020 conference agenda to discover the informative topics discussed at this event

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