RCMP CATHERINE GALLIFORD

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The RCMP Makes Women Its Enemy

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews insists he wants more women in the RCMP. Why then, are government lawyers working so diligently to discourage female recruitment? Other police services don't have lawsuit after lawsuit popping up in the news on a regular basis. So if you were a woman who wanted to be a police officer, and these festering suits kept reminding you that the federal government remains more confrontational than apologetic about the RCMP's misogynist atmosphere, would you set your sites on joining the Mounties? Or would you turn to police services that have shown respect for their female employees.
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RCMP Changing After Harassment Allegations

A year after Canada's national police force was rocked by allegations of sexual harassment, some within the RCMP say the force is changing. Last November, Cpl. Catherine Galliford told CBC News the c...