Father God, today we give thanks for MLA Kash Heed. We pray that You will continue to direct and give wisdom to him to undertake those tasks that are most beneficial for all concerned. Give him all the strength and courage required to carry out those assignments. May he take pleasure in his day to day activities and be filled with Your fullness of joy. Allow him to see the beneficial impact that he, as a MLA, contributes to in his community. Give him a refreshing time with his family this summer. Amen.
was appointed Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General on June 10, 2009.
Heed was elected MLA for Vancouver-Fraserview in the 2009 general provincial
graduated from the B.C. Police Academy in 1979 and has spent the past 30 years
serving the public in law enforcement.
his career as an officer with the Vancouver Police Department where he moved
through the ranks of Constable, Detective, Sergeant, Inspector and
Superintendent. During this same time, he completed his BA and MA at Simon
Fraser University part-time.
Superintendent in charge of the south part of Vancouver, and as an Inspector in
the southeast quadrant of Vancouver he created the Gang Violence Task Force.
also head of the drug squad, led the Indo-Canadian gang task force and launched
the COMPSTAT system, using computer technology to track crime.
Kash was appointed Chief of the West Vancouver Police Department.
in Richmond with his wife and new daughter.