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Education campaign on pitfalls of eliminating RCMP rolls through Leduc

It’s a busy week for members of the National Police Federation.

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KeepAlbertaRCMP Community Engagement Tour Additional Central Alberta Dates Added

Edmonton, AB – From February 14 to February 18, 2022, the National Police Federation’s KeepAlbertaRCMP community engagement meetings will continue in Central Alberta to share information, including potential costs, related to Government’s proposed policing transition. Both in-person and virtual sessions will enable participants to share their questions and concerns directly with panelists.

This engagement tour is a direct response to the Government of Alberta consultation tour which will inform a decision about the future of the RCMP in Alberta this spring.

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Provincial police service costs more, won't solve rural crime issues: RCMP union reps

OLDS — Replacing the RCMP with a proposed provincial police force will cost far more and won’t really solve issues like crime and long response times in rural areas, two RCMP officers told a crowd in Olds. 

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Stettler urban, rural councils hear warnings about Alberta’s provincial police plan

Stettler urban and rural councillors, along with other members of the public, heard warnings from the National Police Federation (NPF) about the Alberta government’s proposal to replace the RCMP with a provincial force. 

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Provincial police switch could do more harm than good, say NPF

The Government of Alberta’s proposal to transition to a provincial police service is being questioned by the National Police Federation (NPF), who have been travelling the province on their KeepAlbertaRCMP engagement tour, stopping in Airdrie on February 3.

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Federation looking to keep RCMP as Alberta’s provincial police

The National Police Federation is engaging with Albertans across the province to share information it believes shows that Alberta should keep the RCMP and not pursue transitioning to a provincial police service.

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KeepAlbertaRCMP host in-person, virtual community engagement tour

The National Police Federation (NPF) is hosting a series of community engagement events across the province to discuss the impacts of the Alberta government’s proposed change over to a provincial policing service.

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National Police Federation directors stop in Stettler

Two members of Canada’s National Police Federation (NPF) were in Stettler on Feb. 1, 2022, to raise community awareness of the implications relating to the province’s proposed plan to transition to a provincial police force.

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KeepAlbertaRCMP touts benefits of sticking with RCMP service at Airdrie info session

The KeepAlbertaRCMP Community Engagement Tour made a stop at the Airdrie Legion on Feb. 3, where representatives of the National Police Federation (NPF) spoke to a packed room of attendees.

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'Keep Alberta RCMP' community tour makes its way through to Airdrie, Calgary

The debate over a proposed provincial police force has been ongoing since the provincial government proposed the idea this past fall.

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