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Mounted Police spokesperson critical of timeline for RCMP officer training, equipment

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A spokesman for the Mounted Police Professional Association says it’s unfortunate that it took the deaths of a number of RCMP officers to prompt the force to start providing necessary equipment. Rob Creasser says the improvements announced Tuesday in Moncton show the force is moving in the right direction, but it shouldn’t require incidents like […]

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By: John Cotter The Canadian Press, Published on Sun Mar 06 2016 EDMONTON—A workplace investigation that followed the shooting of two Mounties in Alberta last year says the RCMP contravened Canada Labour Code health and safety rules. Const. David Wynn and auxiliary Const. Derek Bond were shot on Jan. 17, 2015, during a struggle with […]