Bob Paulson

Major Changes Needed To Curb RCMP Bullying: Watchdog

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2017 | Canada Politics

"Organizational dysfunction in the RCMP has been well documented."

RCMP Commissioner To Step Down

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Politics

He says the RCMP still has issues it must deal with, including historical, yet persistent, harassment claims.

RCMP Boss Tearfully Apologizes To Hundreds Of Female Officers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada

Bob Paulson announced a $100-million settlement of two class-action lawsuits stemming from harassment allegations, some of which date back to September 1974.

Trudeau Rejects Calls For Inquiry Into RCMP Surveillance Of Media

CBC | Posted 06.02.2016 | Canada Politics

But he says it's "wholly unacceptable."

Mulcair Wants Inquiry Over Mountie Monitoring Of Journalists

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2017 | Canada Politics

Trudeau says an apology has been given to the journalists.

Parliament Misses Supreme Court's Deadline For RCMP Union Bill

CBC | Alison Crawford, CBC News | Posted 05.18.2017 | Canada Politics

Sixteen months after the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that Mounties have the right to collective bargaining, Mounties now have even less of a voice w...

RCMP Boss Owns Up To Speeding In Most Awkward Way Possible

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2017 | Canada British Columbia

"I don't want to talk about that. I do not want to talk about that."

RCMP Has 'Moved Beyond' Harassment Issues: Top Mountie

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2017 | Canada Politics

Recent headlines tell a different story.

RCMP Turns Blind Eye To Assault, Harassment Allegations: Group

CP | Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2016 | Canada Politics

A CBC report last week detailed allegations of unwanted sexual touching, bullying and rampant nudity in the workplace at the explosives training unit of the Canadian Police College in Ottawa.

RCMP Commissioner Admits Racist Officers Are A Problem

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.10.2015 | Canada

"I would encourage you all, though, to have confidence in the processes that exist," said Bob Paulson.

Mounties Want Warrantless Access To Online Subscriber Information

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Politics

In June last year, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled police must have a judge's authorization to obtain customer data linked to online activities.

Most Female Native Homicide Victims Killed By Other Aboriginals: RCMP

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2015 | Canada Politics

The RCMP commissioner says police focus their crime analysis and prevention efforts on the relationships between victims and offenders, not their race.

Counter-Terrorism Work Has 'Sidetracked' 300 RCMP Criminal Probes

CBC | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada Politics

RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says he thinks the full, unedited version of Parliament Hill shooter Michael Zehaf-Bibeau's self-filmed video will even...

5 Things Paulson Revealed About Parliament Hill Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson went before a Commons committee on Friday to release a cellphone video made by Parliament Hill shooter Michael ...

What Ottawa Shooter Said Just Before Attack

CP | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson has released the brief one-minute video Michael Zehaf Bibeau made last October before he fatally shot Cpl. Na...

Ottawa Shooter's Video Released

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The tiny camera shakes and a weary-looking Michael Zehaf Bibeau's eyes dart about, but the message of his grainy cellphone video is clear.The...

An Open Letter to the RCMP Commissioner About Egyptian Police

Ehab Lotayef | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Politics
Ehab Lotayef

Over the past 19 months the brutality of the Egyptian Police reached new highs, not even seen or heard of during the Mubarak years. The European Parliament, the UN Secretary General, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, have all condemned the Egyptian security forces for the use of force leading to the death of hundreds of protesters and serious injuries of many more.

Top Mountie: Hill Security Changes Not Set Yet

CBC | Posted 04.07.2015 | Canada Politics

The head of the RCMP told the Mounties that he's had only preliminary discussions about them taking over security on Parliament Hill, even though the ...

RCMP Doctored Flight Logs: Watchdog

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - RCMP pilots doctored flight manifests in order to fly over-loaded aircraft, the federal integrity commissioner said Tuesday as he dismissed s...

Blaney Praises RCMP Accountability On Eve Of Watchdog Report

CBC | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada Politics

Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney is applauding increased accountability for the RCMP one day before a federal watchdog is to release a report ...

Althia Raj

Retired Supreme Court Justice Warns Over 'Knee-Jerk' Reaction To Ottawa Attack | Althia Raj | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — The Conservative government is rushing to introduce legislation that expands law enforcement powers in ways that it may not need, retired S...

Top Mountie Says He Hopes To Make Gunman's Video Public One Day

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The man who killed an honour guard at the National War Memorial before storming Parliament Hill was "lucid" and "purposeful" in spelling out ...

Top Mountie 'Surprised' By Number Of Missing, Murdered Aboriginal Women

CBC | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Politics

RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says he is 'surprised' by the high number of reported cases of murdered and missing aboriginal women, but that the RCMP ...

NDP Wants Answers From RCMP

CBC | Laura Payton, CBC News | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada Politics

RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson has been asked to explain why the Mounties declined to lay charges against Nigel Wright, Prime Minister Stephen Harper's...

RCMP Top Brass: Cybercrime Slack Hurting Economy

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The RCMP commissioner has quietly warned Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney the government must do more to fight cybercrime — an expandin...