Setting clear rules for police to respect rights
Alberta

Setting clear rules for police to respect rights

News ReleaseSetting clear rules for police to respect rights Alberta’s government has introduced legislation that would outright prohibit carding and standardize street checks. Bill 63, the Police (Street Checks and Carding) Amendment Act, 2021, would continue the work to reform policing in Alberta. The proposed bill formalizes the ban on carding and guides how street checks … Continue reading

Provincial police force study moves ahead
Alberta

Provincial police force study moves ahead

News Release Provincial police force study moves ahead PwC Canada will provide the government with an independent assessment of a possible transition to an Alberta provincial police service. During the Fair Deal Panel’s consultations, Albertans expressed their frustrations with the RCMP. Concerns included: The force is overly bureaucratic RCMP members have a limited connection to … Continue reading