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More than 400 charges laid against 107 people in child exploitation cases

Twenty-seven police services of Ontario province have shared the results of their investigations into cases of child exploitation that were completed in October last month.

Police forces collaborating to improve, lower cost: chief

Policing is expensive, and it won’t be getting cheaper. It’s something Saint John Police Chief Robert Bruce states plainly, but says there’s an opportunity for forces to collaborate across the province.

VIDEO: Blue Line 2022 wrap-up and year in review

Blue Line editor Brittani Schroeder takes a look at the year that was, discusses some of the biggest news stories, some issues that most police organizations are facing currently, some of Blue Line’s highlights, and what lies ahead for 2023.
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Gamber-Johnson Partners with Ledlenser to Offer LED Light Solutions

Looking for a public safety or enterprise lighting solution? Gamber-Johnson is proud to partner with top LED lighting manufacturer, Ledlenser, to offer a selection of flashlights, work lights, and headlamps to provide a rugged and reliable lighting solution for any work environment. » Learn more
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Blue Line, The Podcast: “Change is good, so give it a try” with Cst. Ryan Dlin

In this episode of Blue Line, The Podcast, editor Brittani Schroeder spoke with Dlin about the positive view he had of CPS before joining the team and how the vibrant city of Calgary offers something different for everyone. » Listen now
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Civilian police declined 40 military sexual criminal cases: Armed Forces

The Canadian Armed Forces says military police had to investigate dozens of alleged sexual crimes over the last year after civilian authorities refused to accept 40 out of 97 cases. » Read now

Sticking with RCMP would save Surrey, B.C., $235 million: report

Mayor Brenda Locke, who campaigned on a promise to retain the RCMP, says that savings for Surrey taxpayers is enormous and the city must stick with the Mounties because it can’t afford to make the change. » Read now

Ottawa Police Service superintendent arrested on sex charges

Ottawa police say Supt. Mark Patterson, who is 53, is charged with sex assault, sex assault including abusing a position of trust, and breach of trust following an investigation by Ontario Provincial Police. » Read now

Police Tech Conference & Expo

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Feb. 28 – Mar. 1, 2023
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Canadian Policing Wellness Check Conference

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: Mar. 6 – 8, 2023
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Security, Police & Fire Career Expo

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Mar. 9, 2023
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