The Chief of Police for the Treaty Three Police Service, Louie Napish, has been suspended with pay. Deputy Chief of Police Jeff Skye has been appointed as Acting Chief for the duration of the suspension.

The Executive Committee of the Treaty Three Police Services Board announced the suspension, effective July 17. They say that they suspension will remain in effect until the board has had an opportunity to review the matter.

The board did not provide details about the matter in question, saying that due to the nature of the issues, the board will not make comment. Their next board meeting is on Tuesday.

The Treaty Three Police Service has also lost Detachment Commander Terry McCaffrey, as he has taken on the role of Chief of Police with the Wikwemikong Tribal Police Service.

Napish has been the Chief of Police for T3PS since 2014.

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