Saunders Welcomed As Chief

By Constable Greg Henkenhaf,
Toronto Police Service
Published at 2:37 p.m., May 20, 2015

Hundreds gathered at Toronto Police headquarters to watch as Chief Bill Blair, Mayor John Tory and Toronto Police Services Board Chair Alok Mukherjee officially took on the role of Chief of the Toronto Police Service on May 20. He was sworn in as the tenth man to lead the city's police service.

A group of people in uniform holding flags walk past an audience
The Chief's Ceremonial Unit escorts Chief Mark Saunders into the Change of Command ceremony
A group of people in uniform holding flags walk past an audience
A man in TPS uniform sits beside another man
Two men in TPS uniform hug
A man in TPS uniform holding a sword beside a boy
A man in TPS uniform stands at a podium in front of a large audience including a line of video cameras
A man in TPS uniform waves
Four men stand on a staircase in front of a crowd of hundreds in a building lobby
A man in TPS uniform cuts a cake with other men in TPS uniform behind him
A group of reporters with video cameras around a  man in TPS uniform
A group of men and women in TPS uniform