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2014-06-06 16:25:49

Canadian Cell Phone Users Can Now Donate $20 via Text Message to RCMP Memorial Fund MONCTON, NB, June 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Rotary Club of Moncton, in partnership with the Mobile Giving Foundation Canada (MGFC) and the RCMP Foundation, encourages Canadians to support the families of the RCMP Officers that were slain in the Moncton shootings earlier this week. Wireless phone customers from across Canada can make a donation to support these families by simply texting the keyword...

2014-05-28 12:22:03

GATINEAU, QC, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - In its investigation report (A12P0008) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) determined that the ingestion of soft ice into the engine led to a complete loss of power and the crash after takeoff of a Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) helicopter near Cultus Lake, British Columbia. The pilot was fatally injured. On 17 January 2012, the RCMP helicopter, a Eurocopter AS 350 B3 involved in a training exercise, landed...

2013-07-02 23:01:11

Dr. Rafik Benaissa, brother of former SNC Lavalin Executive Riadh Ben Aissa, files a petition for a writ of mandamus with a Montreal Federal Court, requests investigation of alleged RCMP violations in the SNC Lavalin affair. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Dr. Rafik Benaissa, brother of former SNC Lavalin executive Riadh Ben Aissa, has filed a petition for a writ of Mandamus with a Montreal Federal Court (Montreal Federal Court # 3290722013), requesting that an investigation be opened...

2010-10-25 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- IACP -- Law enforcement agencies from around the world that successfully fought against serious motor vehicle collisions, school violence and auto theft will be honored today by the Motorola Solutions business of Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) and the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) as winners of the 18th annual IACP/Motorola Webber Seavey Award for Quality in Law Enforcement. KEY FACTS Washington State Patrol (WSP), Olympia, Washington...

2009-09-25 11:00:31

A collection of more than 25 ornamental garden gnomes dumped on an Alberta family's driveway has the Royal Canadian Mounted Police investigating. The force's detachment in Leduc, 30 miles south of Edmonton, appealed for the media's help in getting the ceramic elves and other characters back to their owners and to identifying who left them on the driveway, the Edmonton Sun reported. A woman called police when she found the little statues and solar lights on her driveway around 1:30 a.m. Aug....

2009-08-10 12:46:45

Canadian police say the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver will be the largest security operation in the nation's history. About 5,200 Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers and 1,800 officers from Vancouver and other agencies will be assigned to the games as will 4,500 military troops and an equal number of private security guards. It's the largest security operation in Canadian history, RCMP Staff Sgt. Mike Cote told the Toronto Globe and Mail. Cote said the price tag for security alone will...

2009-07-01 20:13:00

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 15, 2009, the Public Works and Government Services Canada along with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police awarded Contemporary Security Canada the contract to provide security screening services for the upcoming 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia. Damon Zumwalt, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC) has launched Contemporary Security Canada (also identified as CSC)...

2009-04-29 10:04:45

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police say it took a suspected Toronto drug mule three weeks to excrete 76 tampon-sized packets of cocaine into a bedpan. Hatim Gulamhusein, 48, was arrested April 7 at Toronto's international airport after arriving on a flight from Buenos Aires, Argentina, RCMP Cpl. Cathy McCrory told the National Post. She said border agents are very good at spotting people who have swallowed drug packages or secreted them in their bodies. Once in custody, Gulamhusein required six...


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