Peter Sloly was sworn in as the Chief of the Ottawa Police Service on October 28, 2019.
Formerly, Chief Sloly was a partner at Deloitte, where he was the national “Security & Justice” leader and a trusted and respected strategic advisor to private and public sector executives, helping them to increase organizational efficiency as well as to improve public safety, service, trust and value.
Prior to joining Deloitte, Chief Sloly was a 27-year veteran member of the Toronto Police Service who attained the rank of Deputy Chief of Police. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and served two tours of duty in the United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Kosovo. He has received many 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.
Chief Sloly has a Masters of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. In the 1980s, he played professional soccer and was a member of the Canadian Men’s National Soccer Team. He is married with two children.