Obituaries

Regimental Number 14194, Gilbert James Gove

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Toronto Division RCMP Veterans would like to acknowledge the kind note received from the family of former life member Gilbert James Gove and it is reproduced hereunder, Thank you for the donation that the RCMP Veterans Association, Toronto Division, made in memory of my father, Gilbert Gove.  The donation was made to The Community Association […]

News from The Force
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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 […]

AGM 2016

Annual General Meeting 2016 Update – Beyond The Wave #8 – Cruising from Boston

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Nova Scotia Division have just released update #8 on the progress of the Cruise Planning for AGM 2016. The update is available at AGM 2016 Update – http://www.nsrcmpvets.ca/sites/default/files/%238%20bulletin%20for%20January%2023%202016.pdf in PDF format. Nova Scotia Division also maintains a very informative website at http://www.nsrcmpvets.ca/ which is really worth a look and which includes a complete itinerary for […]

Orders of Dress

Acquiring RCMP Red and Blue Blazers

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Wayne Isbester of London Division has provided information on how to go about obtaining either the RCMP Veterans Red or Blue Blazer. Either the Red or the Blue Blazer is totally acceptable for RCMP Vets functions. Having a Red Blazer made of Red Serge material requires the jacket to be custom made by a tailor […]

Scam Warnings

Canada Revenue Agency Scam

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Toronto Police Advise The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an ongoing scam where people are receiving calls from unknown individuals claiming to be employees of the Canada Revenue Agency. The Canada Revenue Agency does not ask for immediate payments to be made through the following methods: 1) Western Union, […]

Coffee Klatches

Waterloo Coffee Klatch

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Just to tell you that a number of retirees get together for coffee on the 1st. Tuesday of each month, at 10:00 am at the Conestoga Mall food court in Waterloo. Usually between 8-12 there and we would be pleased to have other retired or serving members attend. We try and send out a reminder […]

Benefits

Hearing Disability Pensions

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RCMPVA Members: Our member, Ken Sider has brought to our attention some valuable information regarding hearing disability pensions that are available to former members of the RCMP through Veterans’ Affairs Canada.  Ken notes that any member who has received hearing aids as part of a disability pension is aware that retesting of an individual’s […]