Bob Paulson

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...

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...

RCMP Take Aim At Harassment

CBC | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada

The RCMP's proposed new code of conduct, a set of rules meant to replace the current 25-year-old code, specifically warns members against harassm...

RCMP Asks Watchdog To Investigate Firearms Seizures In Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The head of the RCMP is asking for an investigation into the seizure of firearms from homes evacuated during flooding in Alberta after the mo...

Toews Shrugs Off Concerns

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The public safety minister is dismissing concerns that Canada's top Mountie went too far in levelling harsh words at some disgruntled RCMP me...

Security Certificate Process 'Off The Rails', Paulson Said

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.02.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - On his way to becoming Canada's top cop, Bob Paulson told internal reviewers the national security certificate process for detaining suspecte...

Driving Cruiser Drunk, Surfing Porn, Firing Guns

CBC | Posted 07.02.2013 | Canada

RCMP officers have faced disciplinary action for acts of bad behaviour ranging from driving a cruiser drunk, to surfing porn on the office computer, t...

Feds Probe RCMP Workplace Harassment

CBC | Posted 04.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

MPs on the House of Commons public safety and status of women committees are hearing back-to-back testimony today from the RCMP Public Complaints Comm...

Toews Gives The RCMP An Ultimatum

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Family, willingness to move, and work-life balance are the key factors affecting whether Mounties seek promotion, says a new RCMP report rele...

RCMP's Top Cop Talks Harassment Culture

CBC | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says a harassment culture has shadowed his first year in the role and that he once experienced it himself. ...

Fired Mountie Remains Defiant

CBC | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. Mountie who was accused of sexual assault is fighting a decision to kick him out of the RCMP after he had been suspended with pay for nearly se...

RCMP Welcomes Review Of Kamloops Sex In Cell

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2012 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - RCMP say they welcome a report by the public complaints commission into an incident at the jail in Kamloops, B.C., that resulted in b...

Top Cop Lands In Hot Water Over Wedding Expense

CBC | Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada Politics

RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson is apologizing for having members of the RCMP Musical Ride act as an honour guard while on official duty during his rece...