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November 22, 2018

Stan Lee hoped to make Canadian set series about Indigenous cop, says producer

Stan Lee struggled in his final years to get broadcasters behind a Canadian-set TV series about an Indigenous cop with special powers, says a producer who teamed with the late Marvel Comics founder to help it take shape.

Police won’t face investigation for failed attempts to save OD victims

Ontario police officers who unsuccessfully administer naloxone to someone overdosing on opioids will no longer face an investigation by the province’s police watchdog, the government said Tuesday.

Alberta RCMP call centre tries to keep officers on the street

The Police Reporting and Occurrence System is still a pilot project but allows officers to input information into the RCMP database by phone.
Blue Line Expo

Save the date! Book your booth! Blue Line Expo is April 16

Join Duck Bill Enterprises, Prod360, Rampart, Fujitsu & SAM Medical on the Blue Line Expo 2019 exhibition floor in Mississauga, Ont. It’s never too early to book your space! » Book your booth!
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Body armour

Coming soon: Indigenous-owned, made-in-Canada body armour plates

Raymond Janvier, 28, was training to become a dance instructor earlier this year when he began doodling body armour shapes and designs in his dance step notebook. By March, he had registered his business, Okwaho Ballistics-Protection, and those ink drawings morphed into a reality. » Read more...

Canadian police missions to Haiti, Mali, Ukraine, Iraq & the Middle East receive special operation status

Ten police peace and stabilization missions have been designated as Special Duty Operations (SDO), according to Royal Canadian Mounted Police Commissioner Brenda Lucki, giving them status comparable to military peace and stabilization missions. » Read more...

Active shooter preparation & best practices in the world of equipment

Though protocols may differ regionally, there are standard approaches that should be considered for the efficient and effective response to mass-casualty incidents. Two of the critical components are evidence-based active shooter training and innovative protection equipment designed to safeguard law enforcement officers and first responders. » Read more...

Manager appointed as Surrey, B.C. works to remove RCMP

The City of Surrey, British Columbia has appointed Terry Waterhouse to oversee a planned transition to a municipal police force and the closure of its RCMP detachment. He is the former general manager of public safety for Surrey. » Read more...

Boots on the Ground Launch Party

Date: Nov. 23, 2018
Location: Brampton, Ont.
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2018 OACP Alcohol and Gaming Seminar

Date: Nov. 26, 2018
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Developing Leadership Impact Retreat

Date: Dec. 3-6, 2018
Location: Victoria, B.C.
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