Daniel Parkinson is the Chief of Police with the Cornwall (ON) Community Police Service. He is the recipient of the Members of the Order of Merit of the Police Force (M.O.M) recognizing contributions that extend beyond protection of the community. He has been awarded the Police Exemplary Service Medal for 20 and 30 years of meritorious police service and is also the recipient of the Queen's silver and golden jubilee medals. Chief Parkinson is the 1st Vice President with the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police, as well as a member of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police and the International Association of Chiefs of Police. He is a graduate of the University of Cambridge, England, with a degree in applied criminology and police studies. The Cornwall Community Police Service was CALEA Recognized in July 2010 and received Law Enforcement Accreditation in March 2013.