Later this week, Halifax Regional Police will host a Change of Command Ceremony to recognize the dedication of outgoing Chief Frank Beazley as he retires and welcome Chief Jean-Michel Blais to his position. Mayor Peter Kelly will publically swear-in Chief Blais during the event and Mr. Earl Gosse, Chair of the HRM Board of Police Commissioners, will present him with his badge.
The event is open to the media and public. The details are as follows:
What: Halifax Regional Police Change of Command Ceremony
When: Friday, October 19 at 10:30 a.m.; guests are asked to be seated by 10:15 a.m.
Where: Kenneth C. Rowe Heritage Hall, Pier 21
Who: Outgoing Chief Frank A. Beazley
Incoming Chief Jean-Michel (JM) Blais
Mayor Peter Kelly
Mr. Earl Gosse, Chair of the HRM Board of Police Commissioners