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3 officers died in Justin Bourque's targeted attack.
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As many as 20,000 women are eligible for payouts.
"Organizational dysfunction in the RCMP has been well documented."
He says the RCMP still has issues it must deal with, including historical, yet persistent, harassment claims.
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Bob Paulson announced a $100-million settlement of two class-action lawsuits stemming from harassment allegations, some of which date back to September 1974.
But he says it's "wholly unacceptable."
Trudeau says an apology has been given to the journalists.
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 when dealing with management. In January 2015, Cana...
"I don't want to talk about that. I do not want to talk about that."
Recent headlines tell a different story.
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.
"I would encourage you all, though, to have confidence in the processes that exist," said Bob Paulson.
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.
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The RCMP commissioner says police focus their crime analysis and prevention efforts on the relationships between victims and offenders, not their race.
RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson says he thinks the full, unedited version of Parliament Hill shooter Michael Zehaf-Bibeau's self-filmed video will eventually be released. In an interview airing Sa...
OTTAWA — RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson has released the brief one-minute video Michael Zehaf Bibeau made last October before he fatally shot Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial, then stor...
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OTTAWA - RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson went before a Commons committee on Friday to release a cellphone video made by Parliament Hill shooter Michael Zehaf Bibeau last October. Here are five things le...
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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 man who gunned down a soldier before he met his d...
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.
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 government yesterday announced a motion to invite...
OTTAWA - RCMP pilots doctored flight manifests in order to fly over-loaded aircraft, the federal integrity commissioner said Tuesday as he dismissed several other serious allegations from a whistleblo...
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Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney is applauding increased accountability for the RCMP one day before a federal watchdog is to release a report the Mounties fought to keep from being made public. B...
OTTAWA — The Conservative government is rushing to introduce legislation that expands law enforcement powers in ways that it may not need, retired Supreme Court justice John Major suggested Wednesday....
OTTAWA - The man who killed an honour guard at the National War Memorial before storming Parliament Hill was "lucid" and "purposeful" in spelling out his motives, which were rooted in his religious be...
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 does not have the authority to call a national pub...
RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson has been asked to explain why the Mounties declined to lay charges against Nigel Wright, Prime Minister Stephen Harper's former chief of staff, over Wright's payment to s...
OTTAWA - The RCMP commissioner has quietly warned Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney the government must do more to fight cybercrime — an expanding threat the top Mountie says is undermining the eco...
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 harassment of the public, or colleagues in the workplace....
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 move was criticized by the Prime Minister's Office.C...
OTTAWA - The public safety minister is dismissing concerns that Canada's top Mountie went too far in levelling harsh words at some disgruntled RCMP members.In the House of Commons, Liberal MP Judy Sgr...
OTTAWA - On his way to becoming Canada's top cop, Bob Paulson told internal reviewers the national security certificate process for detaining suspected terrorists was "completely off the rails," newly...
RCMP officers have faced disciplinary action for acts of bad behaviour ranging from driving a cruiser drunk, to surfing porn on the office computer, to carelessly firing a gun. According to the lates...