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Fantino's tenure as OPP chief ends
Will be replaced by deputy commissioner Lewis
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 7, 2010 | 11:06 AM ET
The Canadian Press
Julian Fantino has headed the Ontario Provincial Police since 2006. (Canadian Press)
Julian Fantino's controversial tenure as the head of the Ontario Provincial Police is coming to an end.
Fantino will be replaced as commissioner on Aug. 1 by Chris Lewis, the Ontario Provincial Police's deputy commissioner.
The changing of the guard, announced by Premier Dalton McGuinty Wednesday, was not unexpected.
When Fantino's contract was extended