Police Canada

How Well Do Police Deal With Mentally Ill People?

Arthur Gallant | Posted 11.03.2013 | Canada
Arthur Gallant

Police are not social workers, they are not psychiatrists, they are not therapists. The police are tasked with keeping the community at large safe. This is a complicated subject that has society divided and the law enforcement and mental health communities are struggling to find common ground.

Funding Windup Amid Tough-On-Crime Agenda 'An Irony'

CP | Nelson Wyatt, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The windup of a federal program that was aimed at putting more cops on the street is threatening anti-gang squads and aboriginal police and...

On The Nice List? Canada's Cops, If This Officer Has Anything To Say About It

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2013 | Canada

He’s been called Canada’s coolest cop and has become somewhat of a celebrity in his southern Alberta community, but Const. Doug Sokoloski insists ...