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New Democrat MP Jack Harris has been pressing the public-safety committee to reconvene, in a June 23, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

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

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

New Democrat MP Jack Harris has been pressing the public-safety committee to reconvene, in a June 23, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Grieving mother of daughter shot dead by police says she wants justice

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

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

Grieving mother of daughter shot dead by police says she wants justice
A new survey shows a noticeable drop in the number who said they trusted the police somewhat or a lot in recent months, in a June 16, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

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

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

A new survey shows a noticeable drop in the number who said they trusted the police somewhat or a lot in recent months, in a June 16, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Police ‘woefully undertrained’ on using force, experts say

Police ‘woefully undertrained’ on using force, experts say

Police ‘woefully undertrained’ on using force, experts say

Police ‘woefully undertrained’ on using force, experts say
Edmonton chief concerned about defunding police service to deal with racism

Edmonton chief concerned about defunding police service to deal with racism

Edmonton chief concerned about defunding police service to deal with racism

Edmonton chief concerned about defunding police service to deal with racism
Funeral held for young Indigenous woman shot by police in northern N.B.

Funeral held for young Indigenous woman shot by police in northern N.B.

Funeral held for young Indigenous woman shot by police in northern N.B.

Funeral held for young Indigenous woman shot by police in northern N.B.
Armoured vehicle dumped: Halifax now at the forefront of ‘defunding’ debate

Armoured vehicle dumped: Halifax now at the forefront of ‘defunding’ debate

Armoured vehicle dumped: Halifax now at the forefront of ‘defunding’ debate

Armoured vehicle dumped: Halifax now at the forefront of ‘defunding’ debate
Experts say not enough proof expensive body cameras will reduce police violence

Experts say not enough proof expensive body cameras will reduce police violence

Experts say not enough proof expensive body cameras will reduce police violence

Experts say not enough proof expensive body cameras will reduce police violence
Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says police misconduct is indefensible

Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says police misconduct is indefensible

Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says police misconduct is indefensible

Public Safety Minister Bill Blair says police misconduct is indefensible
Democrats propose sweeping police overhaul; Trump criticizes

Democrats propose sweeping police overhaul; Trump criticizes

Democrats propose sweeping police overhaul; Trump criticizes

Democrats propose sweeping police overhaul; Trump criticizes
The Canadian and American flags are seen on top of the Peace Arch is at the Canada/USA border in Surrey, B.C. Friday, March 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
The Canadian and American flags are seen on top of the Peace Arch is at the Canada/USA border in Surrey, B.C. Friday, March 20, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

‘I can’t live on:’ Daughter of man fatally shot by Regina police seeks answers

‘I can’t live on:’ Daughter of man fatally shot by Regina police seeks answers

The province has floated a proposal to require small communities and rural municipalities to pick up a share of police costs. Red Deer Advocate file photo

Red Deer County facing $400,000 policing bill

Provincial government says rural and small municipalities must pay a share of policing costs now

The province has floated a proposal to require small communities and rural municipalities to pick up a share of police costs. Red Deer Advocate file photo
Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail

Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail

Intoxicated individual now facing charges

  • Feb 4, 2020
Ponoka doorbell ringer lands in jail
Ponoka RCMP has a new pup to train

Ponoka RCMP has a new pup to train

“Maja” is an eight-week old purebred German shepherd

Ponoka RCMP has a new pup to train
Police in Calgary are testing all drivers pulled over or go through a checkstop, in Jan. 30, 2020 story. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

’Taking the lead:’ Calgary police expanding mandatory drunk-driving checks

CALGARY — Police say all drivers in Calgary can expect a breath…

Police in Calgary are testing all drivers pulled over or go through a checkstop, in Jan. 30, 2020 story. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Police assault trial hears suspect was not combative

CALGARY — A police officer has told a Calgary court that a…

Calgary police cleared in fatal shooting of man

CALGARY — A police watchdog investigation has concluded police were justified in…

Calgary police reviewing use of force

Family keen to participate in an independent review