- About the Police Council (Yukon)
- Apply to be a member of the Police Council (Yukon)
- Current members
About the Police Council (Yukon)
Provide a formal structure and ongoing mechanism for community members to have input in to the policing services they receive. The focus is to promote ongoing dialogue, in order to foster positive relationships between the Yukon citizens, the Yukon RCMP (“M” Division) and the Department of Justice.
- Authority: Recommendation 1.1- Establishment of Yukon Police Council; Sharing Common Ground, Review of Yukon's Police Force Final Report and Yukon Police Council Terms of Reference
- Type: advisory
- Appointment process: ministerial
- Requirements: no legislated requirements required to join
- Term: 3 years
- Meetings: 3 to 4 times per year in Whitehorse and 1 to 2 per year in a rural community
- Department: Justice
- Honoraria: cabinet decision 2018/02/15
Apply to be a member of the Police Council (Yukon)
Any Yukon resident is eligible to apply to serve on a government board or committee.
- Complete the application.
- Prepare a brief resume. This should include information relevant for sitting on the board or committee.
- Submit your completed application and resume.
In person: Inquiry Desk at 2071 Second Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Address your envelope "Attention: Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)"
Government of Yukon
Boards and Committees Secretariat (CM-1)
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
How members are selected
Members are appointed by a Minister, Cabinet or the Legislative Assembly.
School board and school council members can be elected or, in some cases, appointed.
Appointments to these boards are based on standing committee recommendations:
- Yukon Development Corporation
- Yukon Energy Corporation
- Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board
- Yukon Lottery Commission
- Yukon Recreation Advisory Committee
- Yukon Arts Advisory Council
- Yukon Utilities Board
- Yukon Council on the Economy and the Environment
- Yukon Human Rights Commission
Some boards and committees members are required to hold certain professional qualifications or affiliations.
- Elodie Dulac, member from February 26, 2018, to February 25, 2021
- Maureen Johnson, member from February 26, 2018, to February 25, 2021
- Melaina, member from March 10, 2017, to March 9, 2020
- Rob Schneider, member from February 26, 2018, to February 25, 2021
- Simon Nagano, member from March 10, 2017, to March 9, 2020
- Tracy MacPherson, member from March 10, 2017, to March 9, 2020
For questions about the Police Council (Yukon) email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 867-393-6475, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 6475.