Board of Directors

Peter Sloly

Secretary to the Board

Chief of Police, Ottawa Police Services

Peter Sloly

Peter Sloly was sworn in as the Chief of Police for Ottawa Police Service in October 2019.  He is committed to improving community safety and well-being along with improving public service and public trust in the nation’s capital. 

Peter enjoyed other professional experiences over his working life; he was a partner at Deloitte where he was the leader of the national Security and Justice practice, he was a member of the Toronto Police Service where he served 27 years and rose to the rank of Deputy Chief of Police and he was a member of the Canadian National Men’s Soccer Team which included a brief professional soccer career.

Peter has a BA Sociology from McMaster University and an MBA from York University’s Schulich School of Business. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy and served two tours of duty in the United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Kosovo. 

Peter has received several awards including: Officer of the Order of Merit “Police Forces” Medal, the United Nations Peacekeeping Medal, the Canadian Peacekeeping Medal, the Police Exemplary Service Medal and the Queen’s Jubilee Medal.

Peter is a married with two children. The Sloly family is enjoying their new life in Ottawa.