Update on Employment Status of Frank Elsner

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Victoria and Esquimalt Police Board today announced that the employment relationship between Mr. Frank Elsner and the Board has been concluded by Mr. Elsner. 

Through his counsel, Mr. Elsner has advised that he considers his employment relationship with the Police Board to be at an end. The Police Board has concluded from this advice that Mr. Elsner has resigned from his position as Chief Constable of the Victoria Police Department. Effective immediately, Mr. Elsner will no longer receive payment of his salary, or other employment benefits as provided for under his employment contract. 

The Board will convene shortly to determine its next steps with regards to the selection and appointment of a new Chief Constable for the Victoria Police Department. 

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