The Mounted Police Professional Association of Canada (MPPAC) announced they have set up a legal aid plan to help police and civilian members of the RCMP who encounter job-related legal difficulties.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police's top cop, Bob Paulson, tasked with restoring public confidence in Canada’s national police force, decried Mounties airing workplace grievances in the public eye on Saturday.
RCMP have arrested a man on criminal libel charges after messages critical of the Calgary Police were posted on a US website. He is accused of making false statements about two officers on the website and interfering with a homicide investigation.
The RCMP identified the suspect of a massive manhunt as 24-year-old Justin Bourque. This photograph of Bourque was taken by Moncton Times and Transcript photojournalist Viktor Pivovarov. — Viktor Pivovarov / Moncton Times and Transcript via CBC