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Aug 20, 2015, 08:22 ET Support For Street Checks/Carding Jumps 39% When Defined: Survey

Using Examples Such as the Arrest of Col. Russell Williams Key Factor Towards Higher Support MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - An online survey of 1,350 people conducted by the firm ResearchEtc. ...


Aug 14, 2015, 08:47 ET Only 13% of Ontarians Support Privatizing Police Services: Survey

72% say Public Safety is More Important Than AMO Proposed Cost-Saving Measures MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - As the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) gets ready to welcome...


Jul 08, 2015, 16:00 ET Isolated Waterloo incident does not reflect police profession: Ontario Police

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 8, 2015 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario (PAO) says the vast majority of complaints against police officers are dismissed after an investigation, and as a result...


Jun 25, 2015, 13:26 ET Privatizing Police Responsibilities Will Impact Public Safety: PAO

AMO Report Recommendations to Cities and Province Concerns Police MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 25, 2015 The Police Association of Ontario (PAO) is concerned public safety is not a consideration in the...


Jun 16, 2015, 10:57 ET Gov consultation process must not compromise public safety: Ont Police

TORONTO, June 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario (PAO) is supportive of the government's intention to review identification procedures (police checks) so that it is consistent, free...


Sep 22, 2014, 14:20 ET PAO Responds to Fraser Institute Study

Ontario's Professional Police Provide Value to the Community MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - "The value that professional policing provides to communities across Ontario cannot be measured by ...


Jan 23, 2014, 13:50 ET Paul Martin to Serve as Special Advisor to Minister of Finance regarding pensions

TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario commends Premier Kathleen Wynne regarding her announcement that the Right Honourable Paul Martin will be serving as Special Advisor to ...


Aug 28, 2013, 11:03 ET Statement from the Police Association of Ontario with regard to Ombudsman André Marin

TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario is appalled by the recent inappropriate actions of the Ombudsman of Ontario, André Marin, for which he has failed to take...


Aug 27, 2013, 13:44 ET PAO Urges Police Services to Equip Front Line Officers with CEWs

Public and Officer Safety Protected with CEWs MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario is urging Police Services across the province to begin training and equipping...


Aug 09, 2013, 12:47 ET Statement by Police Association of Ontario President, Dave McFadden, after reviewing the Ombudsman's most recent announcement

TORONTO, Aug. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - "The Police Association of Ontario welcomes the opportunity to take part in any investigation or review that examines policing and how to improve public safety. Any...


May 03, 2013, 18:31 ET Police Gather to Honour Fallen Officers

"We go in with our eyes open" MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 3, 2013 /CNW/ - The thunder of boots on pavement will be heard around Queen's Park on Sunday morning, as hundreds of police officers gather to pay...


Mar 20, 2013, 16:01 ET Police gather to honour fallen officer

GUELPH, ON, March 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Thousands of front line police professionals are converging on Guelph, Ontario, to join in a procession honouring a fallen comrade and valued member of the policing ...


Aug 29, 2012, 16:42 ET Cost of Professional Policing in Ontario Stable and Accountable for 20 Years

TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Statement by Dave McFadden, President of the Police Association of Ontario in response to remarks made by Premier Dalton McGuinty with regard to bankable sick day...


Mar 27, 2012, 10:03 ET Value for Money - The Real Issue - The Police Association of Ontario calls for time to find real solutions.

MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 27, 2012 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario is calling for a real examination of policing costs to ensure value for money for the taxpayers of Ontario. Along with its...


May 12, 2010, 16:07 ET Police Officers Deserve Same Legal Representation as All Citizens

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 12 /CNW/ - The Police Association of Ontario (PAO) is asking for standing in an application currently before the courts. The application calls for a review of legal...