ORILLIA, ON, Jan. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is pleased to provide its Framework for Police Preparedness for Aboriginal Critical Incidents Report for the years 2007 - 2012. This report is in keeping with the recommendations of the Ipperwash Inquiry.
The report provides an overview of the principles contained in the Framework and outlines performance indicators for the application of the Framework approach over the six-year period from 2007 - 2012.
The Framework for Police Preparedness for Aboriginal Critical Incidents is an OPP policy directive that guides OPP response to all manner of issue-related conflicts.
Generally, the Framework recognizes the stages of conflict, considerations for an informed, measured and flexible police response with an emphasis on negotiation and mediation of police-related matters. Relationship building and open lines of communication with all involved parties are key components of the Framework approach.
The report can be found on the OPP Internet site. Click here
SOURCE: Ontario Provincial Police
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Sgt. Pierre Chamberland