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RCMP to reflect on painful history as Canada’s police service on 150th anniversary

May 23, 2023 | 8:25am

When Canada’s founding leaders first conceived of a federal police service, history tells us it was merely an emergency measure, a contingency plan to enforce Canadian laws throughout what was then known as the North-West Territories. The day Parliament voted the service into existence on May 23, 1873, is now recognized as the official founding […]