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Feb 14, 2019, 15:19 ET RCMP lay Canadian Citizenship Act charges

ST. CATHARINES, ON, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Hamilton-Niagara Regional Detachment of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) recently charged a...


Feb 13, 2019, 12:15 ET Breach of Trust Charge Laid In RCMP Criminal Investigation

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the RCMP's National Division Sensitive and International Investigations Section has charged Matthew Matchett...


Feb 11, 2019, 14:50 ET End of lockdown at Bowden Institution - Medium Security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The lockdown put in place at the medium security unit at Bowden Institution on February 4, 2019, has ended. The...


Feb 11, 2019, 11:14 ET Government moving forward with the creation of a Health Centre of Excellence at Shepody Healing Centre

DORCHESTER, NB, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Northern Affairs and Internal Trade, the Hon. Dominic LeBlanc, on...


Feb 11, 2019, 10:26 ET Government of Canada funds tailored approach to countering violent extremism in Eastern Ontario

OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is constantly working to keep Canadian families and communities safe from violent extremism....


Feb 08, 2019, 08:09 ET CSC Home Team Celebrates Canadian Industry Success

Canadian technology, experience and infrastructure proved a winning combination for Canada's new fleet of surface combatants, as Canada's Combat Ship ...


Feb 06, 2019, 17:41 ET Lockdown at Bowden Institution - Medium security unit

INNISFAIL, AB, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - On February 4, 2019, at about 12:15 p.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium security unit at Bowden...


Feb 04, 2019, 14:43 ET RCMP arrest a former journalist for conspiring to export cocaine to Australia

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - On January 31st, 2019 members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Greater Toronto Area (Toronto North...


Jan 28, 2019, 11:16 ET Bankrupt Ottawa snow removal company operators face criminal charges

OTTAWA, Jan. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - The Integrated Bankruptcy Enforcement Unit, comprised of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and the Office of the ...


Jan 28, 2019, 08:17 ET RCMP charge London woman with defrauding Employment and Social Development Canada/Service Canada, and the Ontario Teacher's Pension Plan

LONDON, ON, Jan. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) London Financial Crime Unit, working on a complaint from...


Jan 25, 2019, 11:41 ET RCMP Integrated National Security Enforcement Team lays terrorism charge in Ontario

KINGSTON, ON, Jan. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Following a national security investigation, the RCMP's Integrated National Security Enforcement Team (INSET) in...


Jan 21, 2019, 16:39 ET Death of an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On January 19, 2019, David Shepherd, an inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary...


Jan 21, 2019, 15:54 ET Seizure of contraband at Drumheller Institution -Medium security unit

DRUMHELLER, AB, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On January 18, 2019, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, three packages containing cell phones, cell ...


Jan 21, 2019, 09:32 ET Additional RCMP charges in pharmacy drug trafficking conspiracy

HAMILTON, ON, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Hamilton Niagara Regional Detachment Serious and Organized...


Jan 16, 2019, 11:03 ET New Interim Management Advisory Board to help drive RCMP modernization

OTTAWA, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The most important responsibility of a government is to protect the safety and security of its citizens. Under the...


Jan 07, 2019, 15:00 ET Recapture of Inmate from Saskatchewan Penitentiary - Minimum security unit

PRINCE ALBERT, SK, Jan.7, 2019 /CNW/ - At approximately 3:00 p.m. on January 6, 2019 inmate Steven Briggs turned himself in to staff members at...


Jan 04, 2019, 13:28 ET OPP Association Responds to Report from the Independent Street Check Review

BARRIE, ON, Jan. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - OPP Association President Rob Jamieson joined stakeholders from policing and community groups this morning in...


Dec 19, 2018, 16:15 ET ISN's Dave Perry Brings Investigative Insight and Analysis to Global News Team

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Investigative Solutions Network (ISN) CEO, Dave Perry, has joined the Global News team as their Crime and Security...


Dec 19, 2018, 14:16 ET Blackline Safety receives $1.1M purchase order from governmental safety agency

Purchase order includes three years of Blackline's industry leading Safety Operations Center service with G7c cellular and G7x satellite-connected...


Dec 12, 2018, 15:48 ET RCMP in the NCR "Cram the Cruiser" event: Let's share the joy of giving

OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - RCMP members in the National Capital Region are inviting members of the public to join them on Saturday, December 15,...


Nov 26, 2018, 08:00 ET Windsor man arrested for various fraud offences

LONDON, ON, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - On November 21, 2018, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), London Financial Crime Section executed search...


Nov 13, 2018, 16:50 ET Government of Canada provides funding for intervention programs to prevent violent extremism in BC

COQUITLAM, BC, Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to protecting Canadians and reducing the threat of violent extremism in...


Nov 13, 2018, 09:58 ET OPP Association Supports Common Sense Changes to Police Oversight

BARRIE, ON, Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - OPP Association (OPPA) President Rob Jamieson and Director Harold Coffin joined Minister of Community Safety and...


Nov 12, 2018, 17:00 ET Reduction of hours of operation at ports of entry: Customs and Immigration Union expresses concerns

OTTAWA, Nov. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The National President of the Customs and Immigration Union which represents 10,000 members, most of whom are...


Nov 08, 2018, 06:00 ET Maxar's Radiant Solutions Selected by DARPA to Develop Next-Generation Optical System for Agile Earth Observation Satellites

In partnership with Maxar's SSL, team demonstrates collaborative approach to growing U.S. Government space programs pipeline HERNDON, VA, Nov. 8,...