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Statement of RCMP VA President concerning the death of retired RCMP Cst. Krista Carle

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President Steve Walker

Royal Canadian Mounted Police  Veterans’ Association L’Association des anciens de la Gendarmerie royale du Canada     Ottawa, Ontario July 11, 2018 RCMP Veterans across Canada were deeply saddened to hear of the tragic death of retired Constable Krista Carle on Vancouver Island this past weekend. Ms. Carle spoke very personally and very publicly about […]

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RCMPVA Participating in Fort Calgary Expansion

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The following article from the Calgary Herald of May 27, 2018 caught our eye in that our Association is playing a substantial role in the revamping of Fort Calgary.   SAMMY HUDES Updated: May 27, 2018 A major overhaul is coming to Fort Calgary that’s expected to transform the site of the city’s birthplace and […]

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RCMP Veterans Group Honour Officer

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Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP Const. Kerri Parish (second from right) receives the first Okanagan Division Veterans Award, presented by the Okanagan RCMP Veterans Association. Making the presenation are (from left): Southeast District Staff Sgt. Maj.Robert Daly, retired Insp. Allan Speevak of the Okanagan Veterans Association and Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP Supt. Jim McNamara. (Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP photo) […]

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Letter to Ralph Goodale – Please Correct RCMP Staff Shortages and Unfair Pay Rates

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On February 18, 2018, Al Rivard, our National President, wrote to the Minister of Public Safety, Hon. Ralph Goodale, to express to him the concerns our Association has regarding the effect severe staff shortages and inadequate compensation is having upon the rank and file of the RCMP; sworn officers and civilian staff alike. The Letter […]