Police

A Red Deer County man was arrested for drug possession by Innisfail RCMP on April 19. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Property crime and drugs top Red Deer RCMP priorities in new plan

2020-2022 Policing Priorities Plan going to city council on Monday

 

Indigenous, minority, young Canadians less likely to view police positively: Poll

Only 51 per cent of 18 to 24-year-olds have a favourable view of police

 

Dafonte Miller says assault by off-duty cop changed his view of police

Dafonte Miller says assault by off-duty cop changed his view of police

 

Five people found dead after shooting in home east of Toronto, police say

OSHAWA, Ont. — Durham Regional Police say five people were found dead…

Police chiefs embrace health-led response to dealing with people in mental crisis

Police chiefs embrace health-led response to dealing with people in mental crisis

Prosecutor: No charges for officer in Michael Brown’s death

Prosecutor: No charges for officer in Michael Brown’s death

Off-duty Abbotsford, B.C., police officer dies after trying to stop disturbance

Off-duty Abbotsford, B.C., police officer dies after trying to stop disturbance

Ottawa police constable charged in death of Black man acted reasonably: defence

Ottawa police constable charged in death of Black man acted reasonably: defence

Police apologize after 911 call where white woman reports Black man in a park

Ottawa police have apologized for how they handled an incident where a…

‘These kind of issues are out here’: New doc examines police violence in Calgary

‘These kind of issues are out here’: New doc examines police violence in Calgary

Provincial watchdog probes often don’t lead to charges against police

An analysis of data from civilian police watchdogs in Canada shows that…

US officer resigns after photos, connected to death of black man in 2019, surface

Elijah McClain died, last summer, after police placed him in a chokehold

Florida officer fired after bodycam shows him hitting woman

Florida officer fired after bodycam shows him hitting woman

Studies show no consistent evidence body cameras reduce police violence

A Calgary police officer loudly tells an Indigenous man to put his…

Tucson police chief offers resignation after man’s death

Tucson police chief offers resignation after man’s death

Blair says feds will make First Nations policing an essential service

Blair says feds will make First Nations policing an essential service

MPs on public-safety committee to consider study of systemic police racism

OTTAWA — A House of Commons committee plans to meet this afternoon…

Grieving mother of daughter shot dead by police says she wants justice

Grieving mother of daughter shot dead by police says she wants justice

Trust in police drops amid anti-racism protests, poll suggests

OTTAWA — More Canadians are questioning their trust in the police as…