Following a comprehensive and lengthy nationwide search, the Brantford Police Services Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Rob Davis as the new Chief of the Brantford Police Service. During the search, the Board had the opportunity to meet several talented and committed police executives from within the Brantford Service as well as other Services across the country. In , he joined the neighbouring Six Nations Police Service where he served from , starting as a constable and rising through the ranks to Inspector and Acting Deputy Chief. Chief Davis brings to the role a distinguished track record as a seasoned police executive, known for working in partnership with the community, for an innovative, business-oriented approach to the delivery of police services — and above all for a commitment to the highest standards of integrity and professionalism. With his deep roots in the community and knowledge of the City and its people, we are confident he is the right person to lead the Brantford Police Service into the future. The Board would like to take this opportunity to again recognize the exceptional leadership and contribution of Chief Geoff Nelson.
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Brantford population 97,;  CMA population ,  is a city in southwestern Ontario , Canada, founded on the Grand River. It is surrounded by Brant County , but is politically separate with a municipal government of its own that is fully independent of the county's municipal government. Brantford is named after Joseph Brant , an important Mohawk leader during the American Revolutionary War and later, who led his people in their first decades in Upper Canada. Many of his descendants, and other First Nations citizens, live on the nearby Reserve of Six Nations of the Grand River , 15 kilometers 10 miles from Brantford; it is the most populous reserve in Canada. Brantford is known as the "Telephone City" as the city's famous resident, Alexander Graham Bell , invented the first telephone at his father's homestead, Melville House, now the Bell Homestead. The Iroquoian-speaking Attawandaron, known in English as the Neutral Nation , lived in the Grand River valley area before the 17th century; their main village and seat of the chief, Kandoucho , was identified by 19th-century historians as having been located on the Grand River where present-day Brantford developed. This community, like the rest of their settlements, was destroyed when the Iroquois declared war in over the fur trade and exterminated the Neutral nation.
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City staff reported the theft to Brantford Police Service who have since recovered 2 of the 6 torches from a local scrapyard. The monument, which pays tribute to the courage and sacrifice of those who served and continue to serve our country during times of war, military conflict, and peace was originally dedicated in in honour of those men and women who gave their lives in the service of their country during the first World War. The memorial gallery was added in
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