Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 140 years


Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop

Endangered Top 10
Top 10

Young Historians 2019

Jens Munk at Churchill
Field Trip:

Manitoba History No. 89

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old

Abandoned Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans: Brian Grant Parker Scott (1937-2010)

Police officer.

Born at Victoria, British Columbia on 3 June 1937, he joined the Edmonton Police Service in 1961 and, over the course of a 28-year period in Edmonton, rose to the ranks of Detective Criminal Investigation (1970), Detective Homicide and Robbery (1975), Staff-Sergeant Patrol Division (1979), Staff-Sergeant Criminal Investigation (1981), Staff- Sergeant Tactical Unit (1983), and Inspector Major Crimes (1984). He then served as Police Chief of Brandon (1989-1995). During his period in Brandon, he served on the Board of Directors for the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (1991-1995), Chairman (1989-1992) and Vice-Chairman (1992-1995) of the Manitoba Criminal Intelligence Service, and Chairman of the Prairie Regional Chiefs of Police Association (1990-1991). He retired to Vancouver Island in September 1995 and died there on 9 July 2010.


Obituary, Brandon Sun, 14 July 2010.

We thank Sandy Jasper for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 January 2015

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017

Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS and

Back to top of page


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2019 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.