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Surrey RCMP officers and staff participate in Aboriginal canoe journey

2015-07-03 Surrey RCMP is proud to be a partner of the 2015 Pulling Together Canoe Journey, hosted by the Semiahmoo First Nation. The journey started on July 2, 2015 on Harrison Lake and will complete on July 10, 2015 at Semiahmoo First Nation in Surrey. The Pulling Together Canoe Journey was started in 2001 by […]

by ahnationtalk on July 6, 2015605 Views

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RCMP – National Aboriginal Day, June 21st, 2015

June 21st of each year marks Aboriginal Day, a celebration of Canada’s Aboriginal culture and tradition. This is an important day for the RCMP given our significant relationship with the country’s Aboriginal communities we serve, and the role Aboriginal people play within the force itself. Did you know… The RCMP’s workforce has over 1,900 Aboriginal […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 2015419 Views

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Assistance sought to identify a deceased male (1976)

File # 1976-11544 On June 23, 1976, crew members from Government dredging vessel Samson V found a man’s body floating in the south arm of the Fraser River near the No. 4 Road dyke. Richmond RCMP responded and initiated an investigation to identify the deceased and to determine the cause of his death. The male […]

by ahnationtalk on May 27, 2015351 Views

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National Victims of Crime Awareness Week: Award Recipients and Celebration Gala

2015-04-23 For the sixth consecutive year, the three locally based Victim Service Providers have hosted the National Victims of Crime Awareness Week gala evening honouring the work that victim services staff and volunteers do to make our community stronger. The Prince George RCMP’s Police-Based Victim Services, The Elizabeth Fry Society’s Community-Based Victim Services and the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 2015351 Views

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Celebrate LEAF’s Work Towards Equality In Our 30th Year

Dear LEAF supporter, Do you appreciate the equality rights that the Charter of Rights and Freedoms guarantees to women in Canada? I know that I do, and I want to support the work of organizations that support and defend substantive equality in our country. April 17, 2015 is Equality Day in Canada, celebrating the implementation […]

by ahnationtalk on April 27, 2015363 Views

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New Top Cop Named for Local RCMP

2015-04-17 The municipal staff, Mounties and volunteers of the Coquitlam RCMP are welcoming a new boss this month. After a nationwide competition, the cities of Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam unanimously selected a candidate from Metro Vancouver to take over from Superintendent Claude Wilcott, who retired in February. Superintendent Sean Maloney, a 33 year veteran of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 21, 2015405 Views

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Thirty Years Since the Charter’s Equality Provisions and LEAF’s Founding. Where is Equality Now?

Women’s rights activists and advocates worked hard during the pre-Charter constitutional negotiations to gain broad equality rights provisions in the 1982 Charter of Rights and Freedoms. When those provisions came into effect on April 17, 1985, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund opened its doors to ensure that they would be given real meaning by […]

by ahnationtalk on April 20, 20155234 Views

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Letter to Min. Justice re: Justice Framework on Violence Against Aboriginal Women

March 30th, 2015 We made submissions to the BC’s Ministry of Justice in response to the federal, provincial, and territorial Draft Justice Framework to Address Violence Against Aboriginal Women and Girls. We recommended that the Framework expressly recognize the history of colonization and its impact on Aboriginal people, the extensive research already done resulting in […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015345 Views

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News alert: Targeting street involved people is discriminatory, court says

April 10th, 2015 Today, in Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users v. Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association and the City of Vancouver, the BC Supreme Court found that the Downtown Ambassadors program has engaged in discriminatory conduct against homeless people. West Coast LEAF and the Community Legal Assistance Society (CLAS) say the decision is an […]

by ahnationtalk on April 13, 2015377 Views

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Missing Person to locate: Roxanne Elaine Fleming

Lillooet RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a woman who has been missing for more than three decades. On August 23, 1982, a young, vibrant First Nations woman attended the Lillooet District Hospital for a broken finger. Although there have been unconfirmed sightings since then, that was the last time Roxanne Elaine FLEMING […]

by pmnationtalk on January 22, 2015519 Views

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