TORONTO, Aug. 15 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to join the
Royal Canadian Mounted Police "O" Division (Ontario) as they welcome their
incoming Commanding Officer, Assistant Commissioner Mike McDonell, with a
Change of Command ceremony. The event details are as follows:
Date: Monday August 18, 2008
Time: 1:00 pm (1300 hrs)
Place: CFB Downsview
1 Yukon Lane
The Commissioner of the RCMP, William Elliot, will be in attendance as
well as representatives from Police Services throughout the Province. This
will be the first Change of Command Ceremony in the Toronto area since 1985.
A parade performed by RCMP troops in full ceremonial dress accompanied by
a pipe band will precede the official transfer of command.
For further information:
For further information: Michèle D. Paradis, Sgt.-serg., VIP Close
Protection NCO, office-bureau: (905) 953-7483, Cellphone - (905) 751-8480,