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Mountie Denies Tying Up Son During Florida Vacation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2016 | Canada

The officer showed the court pictures of the family from vacations in which they appear to be happy.

3 In Custody After Suspected Explosive Found At B.C. Border

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The device was found inside a car entering Canada.

RCMP Obtained Key To Hack BlackBerry Communications: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.18.2016 | Canada Business

More than one million messages decrypted in organized crime probe.

We Need A Public Discussion About The Use Of Stingray Surveillance

Laura Tribe | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Politics
Laura Tribe

For some time, Canadians have been calling for answers from the RCMP and other police forces across Canada about the use of these invasive cellphone surveillance devices. Stingrays enable wholesale monitoring of our most intimate moments, and undermine our privacy and security.

Limited Programs For Aboriginals, Mentally Ill In Justice System: Study

CP Politics | Jim Bronskill | Posted 04.10.2016 | Canada

A federal study found aboriginals and the mentally ill entangled with the justice system often ran into similar difficulties.

RCMP Boss Owns Up To Speeding In Most Awkward Way Possible

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada British Columbia

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

RCMP Ripe For 'Less Than Professional' Behaviour: Commissioner

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The RCMP have been plagued in recent years by allegations of bullying, intimidation and sexual harassment.

We Must Question The Timing Of This Terrorism Case

Monia Mazigh | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Politics
Monia Mazigh

Immediately, after the Brussels attacks, an engineering student from the University of Waterloo was arrested by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). Even if the Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale went out publicly and declared that Canada isn't under any additional or specific terrorist threats, the RCMP decided to choose to arrest the suspect during a time of fear.

RCMP Has 'Moved Beyond' Harassment Issues: Top Mountie

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada Politics

Recent headlines tell a different story.

Teen Charged In Death Of Manitoba Girl First Thought To Be Bear Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada

Teresa disappeared last May after leaving a birthday party on the Garden Hill First Nation.

Waging War On Fraud And Identity Theft

Cairine Wilson, CPA Canada | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada Business
Cairine Wilson, CPA Canada

March is Fraud Prevention Month in Canada and it's timely to remind Canadians that everyone is vulnerable and that vigilance, knowledge and the confidence to fight back are powerful deterrents to fraud. A 2016 survey from the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) demonstrates deeply held concerns about fraud and identity theft.

RCMP Arrest Man In 11-Year-Old Manitoba Girl's Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2016 | Canada

Teresa Robinson disappeared last May after leaving a birthday party.

B.C. Liberals Have Mastered The Art Of Returning Donors' Favours

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.16.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Just thumb through the party's 2009 donor list for a sense of how widespread the practice of awarding contracts to friends has become. Back then, someone must have woke up on New Year's Day with one hell of a hangover -- not from the night before -- but from the bank balance in the B.C. Liberal party's account.

Toronto Police Probe Possible Terror Link After Stabbings At Military Site

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Politics

The stabbings took place Monday afternoon.

Quebecer Wanted To Leave Canada To Join Terrorist Group, RCMP Says

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2016 | Canada

He's scheduled to return to a Montreal courtroom today.

RCMP Broke Safety Rules In Shooting Death Of 2 Mounties

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

Const. David Wynn and auxiliary Const. Derek Bond were shot on Jan. 17, 2015, during a struggle with a suspected car thief in a St. Albert casino.

RCMP Arrest Murder Suspect Known For Changing Her Looks

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2016 | Canada

Family members said they believed Marissa Shephard was likely dead.

Mounties Working To Ease Fears On Both Sides Of The Refugee Story

CP Politics | Stephanie Levitz and Terry Pedwell | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Politics

Four Mounties took part in an experimental community integration project in Jordan designed to help Syrian refugees and the police force itself.

Vice Media Fighting RCMP Order To Hand Over Terror Suspect Info

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada

The battle pits media freedoms against the ability of police to investigate terrorism offences.

RCMP Overtime Cost $900K During Undercover Terror Operation

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The Mounties paid at least 200 people $911,090.54 for overtime work during Project Souvenir.

Goodale Asks Watchdog To Revisit Bullying Within RCMP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2016 | Canada Politics

The public safety minister has asked the Civilian Review and Complaints Commission for the RCMP to look at whether recommendations it made three years ago have been implemented.

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.

'Toxic Workplace Behaviour' Within RCMP Must End: Minister

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada

"Harassment has no place in the RCMP.''

Teenager Launches Lawsuit After Allegedly Being Shot With RCMP Gun

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2016 | Canada

Calli Vanderaa was 16 when she was hit outside a Mac's convenience store.

Don't Blame The End Of Carding For An Increase In Gun Violence

Renu Mandhane | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Politics
Renu Mandhane

Like most people that call this city home, I am deeply troubled by Sunday's shooting deaths in Toronto's Chinatown and the eight other gun-related deaths the city saw in January. This is obviously unacceptable, and police must be supported in their efforts to investigate and prosecute those responsible for these horrific crimes. That being said, most people would be hesitant to draw any clear conclusions about why we have seen a high number of gun crimes over the past month. Mike McCormack, president of the Toronto Police Association, the union that represents police officers, feels differently.