Alok Mukherjee was, most recently, a Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University, Toronto. He is the author, with Tim Harper, of Excessive Force: Toronto’s Fight to Reform City Policing (Douglas & McIntyre, 2018). Mukherjee was Chair of the Toronto Police Services Board from 2005 to 2015. He served as Acting Chief Commissioner and Vice-Chair of the Ontario Human Rights Commission from 1992 to 1994 and Member of the Ontario Civilian Commission on Police Services (now called Ontario Civilian Police Commission) from 1994 to 1997. He is a regular contributor to the Canadian media on issues of policing, justice, human rights, equity and inclusion.