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16:23 ET Media Conference: Arrests Conclude Landmark Multinational Child Pornography Investigation

ORILLIA, ON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have laid numerous charges following a lengthy investigation into an Ontario-based ...


Jun 18, 2019, 06:15 ET US Army deploys Howler counter-UAS capability into the battlefield

The U.S. Army recently announced that the Howler counter unmanned aerial system achieved Initial Operational Capability, putting critical protection...


Jun 18, 2019, 01:30 ET Shephard Media: Chinese Ambitions Fuel Global Naval Procurement

A new forecast covering the international naval vessels market over the next decade has identified Beijing's aim of developing a power-projecting...


Jun 14, 2019, 14:38 ET Government of Canada invests in protecting children and youth from online exploitation

COQUITLAM, BC, June 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Protecting Canadians, especially children and youth, from sexual exploitation on and offline is a priority the...


Jun 12, 2019, 00:00 ET Global Peace Index: Global Peacefulness Improves for the First Time in Five Years but World Remains Less Peaceful Than a Decade Ago

Key Results Ukraine registered the largest improvement this year; Nicaragua the largest drop. More countries decreased their militarisation, 106...


Jun 10, 2019, 18:06 ET Minister Goodale meets with United States Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale met today with United States Acting...


Jun 05, 2019, 12:49 ET Seizure of contraband and unauthorized items at Drummond Institution

DRUMMONDVILLE, QC, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - On May 29, 2019, at about 10:20 p.m., Correctional Officers at Drummond Institution, a medium security...


May 29, 2019, 08:30 ET Cornwall individual unlawfully at large

File # 2016-1549310 CORNWALL, ON, May 29, 2019 /CNW/ - In December 2016, the Newfoundland RCMP started a cocaine trafficking investigation in which...


May 28, 2019, 07:00 ET Atlanta Businessman Mit Shah Joins Liberty Defense Board of Advisors

TSXV: SCAN Frankfurt: LD2 OTCQB: LDDFF VANCOUVER and ATLANTA, May 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Liberty Defense Holdings Ltd. ("Liberty") (TSXV: SCAN; FRANKFURT:...


May 23, 2019, 08:30 ET Liberty Defense and HEXWAVE Featured on FOX News

VANCOUVER and SALT LAKE CITY, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Liberty Defense Holdings, Ltd. ("Liberty") (TSXV: SCAN; FRANKFURT: LD2), a leader in security and...


May 22, 2019, 07:00 ET Liberty Defense Signs MOU with the Utah Attorney General for Testing of HEXWAVE

SALT LAKE CITY and VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Liberty Defense Holdings Ltd. ("Liberty") (TSXV: SCAN; FRANKFURT: LD2), a leader in security and...


May 21, 2019, 07:45 ET Heroux-Devtek firms up landing gear supply agreement for Boeing's F/A-18 program and expands scope to Boeing's Advanced F-15 program, spare parts and services

LONGUEUIL, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) ("Héroux-Devtek" or the "Corporation"), a leading international manufacturer ...


May 15, 2019, 14:30 ET Canada joins Christchurch Call to Action to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online

OTTAWA, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The internet bridges divides and helps us build a more open, inclusive world. But it has also increasingly become a tool ...


May 15, 2019, 10:48 ET Anniversary Celebrations for the US Embassy's Move, Took Place in Jerusalem as Led by the Friends of Zion Museum

The Friends of Zion Museum and the United States Embassy marked the anniversary of the One-Year Anniversary of the US Embassy in Jerusalem with a...


May 10, 2019, 11:54 ET Media Advisory - You Can Make a Difference to Help Keep our Border and Waterways Safe

STONEY CREEK, ON, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - In advance of the Victoria Day long weekend, which typically marks the beginning of boating season, the Royal...


May 08, 2019, 17:36 ET Prime Minister to attend the Christchurch Call meeting on eliminating terrorist and violent extremist content online

OTTAWA, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The recent attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, have highlighted the urgent need for governments, tech companies, and...


May 05, 2019, 17:00 ET Arming of CBSA officers at airports in Canada: New federal policy is troubling, says Customs and Immigration Union

OTTAWA, May 5, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The National President of the Customs and Immigration Union (CIU) has denounced as "troubling" the recent...


May 02, 2019, 15:47 ET RCMP make arrests relating to the production and trafficking of methamphetamine

WOODBRIDGE, ON, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) arrested two subjects for the production and the trafficking...


Apr 24, 2019, 22:08 ET Escape and recapture of inmate from Drumheller Institution - Minimum security unit

Correctional Service Canada DRUMHELLER, AB, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 24, 2019 staff members at Drumheller Institution minimum security unit...


Apr 24, 2019, 16:12 ET Canada helps protect Richmond residents from disastrous impacts of flooding

RICHMOND, BC, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by...


Apr 23, 2019, 16:35 ET Death of an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution

STONY MOUNTAIN, MB, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 22, 2019, Adrian Fillion, an inmate from Stony Mountain Institution died while in our custody. At ...


Apr 17, 2019, 15:30 ET Media Advisory - RCMP "O" Division (Ontario) welcomes new Commanding Officer at official Change of Command Ceremony

TORONTO, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, RCMP "O" Division (Ontario) members and employees officially welcomed Assistant Commissioner Jodie Boudreau as ...


Apr 15, 2019, 09:45 ET Toronto IMET charges part-owner of a Mutual Fund Dealer with Fraud

TORONTO, April 15, 2019 /CNW/ - On April 12, 2019, members of the Toronto Integrated Market Enforcement Team (IMET) of the Royal Canadian Mounted...


Apr 02, 2019, 12:01 ET End of lockdown and search at Drumheller Institution - Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at the medium security unit at Drumheller Institution on March 24, 2019, has ended...


Apr 02, 2019, 08:45 ET RCMP warn Ontario residents of scammers spoofing RCMP's telephone number

KINGSTON, ON, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in Ontario is issuing a public notice with respect to fraudulent...