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RCMP rededicate unmarked grave in Souris, P.E.I.

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. By Kevin Yarr, CBC News James Henry Blackett joined the Northwest Mounted Police in 1900 RCMP rededicated the grave of a member of the Northwest Mounted Police in eastern P.E.I. on Saturday. ‘It’s important to recognize the service that these members have given.’– RCMP Corp. Scott Stevenson The recently discovered grave of Const. James […]

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A Tribute to Albertans

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As people run for their lives with only the clothes on their back, like refugees in their own province, As people lose everything and have to drive away past burning homes, confused, scared and desperate to escape…they do the unthinkable….They stop…to help others, they throw their own belongings to the ground to make room for […]

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RCMPVA Appreciation from “K” Division RCMP

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My purpose in writing today is to advise our Veterans about the current status of RCMP operations in the Fort McMurray area. I also want to emphasize what steps have been taken to assist our RCMP personnel from the Wood Buffalo Detachment. The wildfire situation in the Wood Buffalo Region is far from resolved, with […]

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NEW PARK NAMED FOR FALLEN RCMP MEMBER

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NEW PARK NAMED FOR FALLEN RCMP MEMBER EDMONTON, AB – April 27, 2016 – Parkland County has announced that a new 50-acre park will be named after Constable Chelsey Robinson who tragically passed away on duty on June 21, 2010, near Stony Plain, Alberta. She was 25 years old. Constable Chelsey Robinson Park – formerly […]

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RCMP spouses and retired Mounties speak up over contentious bill

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Bill C-7 contains changes to health benefits and excludes issues from bargaining table By Alison Crawford, CBC News Retired Mounties and spouses of RCMP officers say they are speaking out against a bill that could have wide-ranging consequences for officers, because members currently serving in the force are fearful of doing so. The government introduced Bill C-7 in response to a Supreme Court […]