Brett Flynn 

Deputy Chief of Police Operational Services


Deputy Chief Flynn is a 27 year veteran of policing and joined the Niagara Regional Police Service on July 3, 1990. Deputy Chief Flynn has held senior management positions as the Superintendent of District Operations, overseeing frontline policing across the Region, and Superintendent of Emergency Services and Investigative Support Services, leading the members of centralized investigative and emergency response units. During his career, Deputy Chief Flynn has held a variety of operational and administrative positions including Uniform Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Break and Enter, Street Crime, Morality, the Homicide Unit, District Command and Professional Development.

Deputy Chief Flynn currently sits on the Board of Directors of Victim Services Niagara and is a former member of the Board of Directors and Past Chair of Contact Niagara. Deputy Chief Flynn is a member of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) and has served as a member of the OACP Diversity and Inclusion Committee since 2012. He is also a Past Chair of the Ontario Homicide Investigator's Association.

Deputy Chief Flynn holds a Master's Degree in Leadership from the College of Business and Economics at the University of Guelph and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Deputy Chief Flynn is a recipient of the Governor General of Canada's Peace Officer Exemplary Service Medal for distinguished service to our community.