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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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RCMPVA – Edmonton Division – Establishment of Trust Account to Assist RCMP Members affected by Fort McMurray Fires

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Subject: Trust Account for FT, McMuray RCMP MEMBERS.   Please be advised that the RCMP Veterans’ Association, Edmonton Division has established a TRUST ACCOUNT to collect funds to assist those RCMP members who have been affected by the fire in Ft. McMurray.   The Trust Account Number : 037690105772710.   Funds may be mailed to […]

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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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V-E Day Ceremony Invitation

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Subject: V-E Day Ceremony Invitation Members of Toronto Division RCMP Veterans Association On behalf of the Toronto City Hall V-E Day Commemoration Committee, I would like to invite you to join us on Monday, May 9th, 2016 as we commemorate the 71st anniversary of V-E Day with a ceremony at Toronto City Hall. V-E Day, […]

Obituaries

Passing Of Regimental Number 15948, Cal Hill

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Manitoba Division of the RCMP Veterans’ Association has advised of the passing of Cal Hill. Cal was a long time member of “O” Division RCMP having served at Walpole Island, London Detachment and Toronto Drug Section. He passed away last night (2016-04-23) from cancer. He is being buried at Depot Division at a later date […]

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Sections 40 and 42 Removed from Bill C-7

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After today’s (April 21st) Public Safety and National Security Committee Hearing on Bill C-7, our Executive Officer provided the following report: Sections 40 and 42 were unanimously removed from Bill C-7 as well as redundant s. 74. Liberal members voted against the Government’s own legislation. These are the only amendments made by SECU to Bill […]