|Appointment March 5, 2012|
Predecessor Vernon White
Name Charles Bordeleau
|Department Ottawa Police Service|
Current status Chief of Police
|Relatives Lynda (wife), Marie (daughter)|
Awards 2011 - Dean’s Philos Award from the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management
Appointment Deputy Chief of Police, August 2010
Alma mater Royal Roads University, University of Ottawa
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Charles Bordeleau is the current Chief of Police of the Ottawa Police Service. He was sworn in March 5, 2012.
Born and raised in Ottawa, Bordeleau began his policing career in 1984, serving on numerous community organizations, including the Community Police Action Committee. He is also a member of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Emergency Management Committee as well as the International Committee, he is also the Director for the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police’s Zone 2 and he co-chairs the “Operation INTERSECT” Steering Committee.
Bordeleau received the Dean’s Philos Award from the University of Ottawa’s Telfer School of Management. He received his master's degree in Disaster and Emergency Management from Royal Roads University and a Bachelor of Administration Degree from the University of Ottawa.