September 4, 2018

In the Quarterly’s Summer Issue

Cover: The Coming Legalization of Marijuana and its Impact on Canadian Law Enforcement By Senator Vernon White The legalization of cannabis in Canada has been a […]
October 23, 2018

Exclusive Savings from Johnson Insurance

Johnson Insurance, our preferred insurance provider, is pleased to provide Nova Scotia RCMP Veterans’ Association members access to exclusive savings on home and auto insurance. Plus, you’ll have […]
September 11, 2018

Retiring Soon, but Not Quite Ready to Stop Working?

If you are soon retiring but not quite ready to stop working, we may have the ideal opportunity for you. Central Departmental Security Section is seeking […]
September 4, 2018

In the Quarterly’s Summer Issue

Cover: The Coming Legalization of Marijuana and its Impact on Canadian Law Enforcement By Senator Vernon White The legalization of cannabis in Canada has been a […]
September 4, 2018

Interview between President Steve Walker and Frank Richter, FFFs

Reprinted from Frank’s Facts & Funnies Newsletter, August 29, 2018 Frank (FR): Good morning Steve, congratulations on becoming our RCMP Veterans’ Association President. Steve (SW): Thank […]
September 2, 2018

BC Survey on Changes to Eligibility Criteria for Issue of Veterans Plates to RCMP

This summer, the provincial government of British Columbia has issued a survey to residents of the province to solicit their views on the merits of enhancing […]
August 3, 2018

Joining RCMPVA Online Trial Offer for New Members – $55

As many of you will have realized logging onto our website in recent weeks, the e-Commerce functionality is now active. e-Commerce offers you – our members […]
August 3, 2018

The Passing of a Pioneer

RCMP Veterans were saddened to hear of the passing of former Cst. Eugene C. “Dean” Hadley, the last surviving crew member who served upon the St. […]
July 27, 2018

Respecting Apology to Families of Missing and Murdered Women and Girls

On Monday, June 25, 2018, RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki appeared as a witness before the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) […]
July 27, 2018

Happy 100th to Sgt. Harold Searle

On July 7, 2018, family and friends gathered together to honour a proud RCMP Veteran, Harold Searle and to celebrate with him a marvellous milestone; his […]
July 12, 2018

Statement of RCMP Veterans’ Association President Steve Walker concerning the death of former RCMP Constable Krista Carle

President Steve Walker was deeply saddened to learn of the reported death by suicide of former Constable Krista Carle in British Columbia on July 6, 2018. […]
July 6, 2018

Save the Date: 2018 RCMPVA / Denniston Bone Marrow Golf Classic

We are open for business! It is time to plan your annual golf tournament schedule. This is your invite to join us on Monday, September 10, […]
June 27, 2018

Cancellation of Ongoing Project to Establish a National Standard for Service Dogs

On March 27, 2018, Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) quietly cancelled a project underway with the Canadian General Standards Board (CGSB) to develop a national standard for […]
June 19, 2018

Steve Walker, Our New RCMP Veterans’ Association President

We are very pleased to welcome Steve Walker as the new President of the RCMP Veterans’ Association. Mr. Walker succeeds Al Rivard, now formally Past President […]
June 19, 2018

A Banking Program for Veterans – Partnering with BMO and CDCB

The RCMP Veterans’ Association (RCMPVA) and BMO Bank of Montreal are pleased to jointly announce today the launch of a partnership that will provide Veterans of […]
May 16, 2018

Getting the Word Out: Cpl. Shane Burridge Needs a Kidney; Can You Help?

RCMP Cpl. Shane Burridge, presently stationed in “B” Division, is suffering from lupus nephritis; an ailment that is damaging his kidneys, requiring daily dialysis. He needs […]
May 11, 2018

Generational / Territorial Insignia Pins: Applications Now Accepted from All Eligible RCMP Veterans

On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, during a teleconference, your Board of Directors reviewed Association policy respecting the receipt of applications from Veterans applying to receive the […]
May 10, 2018

A Corporate Membership for RCMP Veterans’ Association

Following a very positive response to our survey from Association members respecting your interest in having a GoodLife Fitness corporate membership established for RCMPVA, we have […]
May 8, 2018

Choosing a New Veterans’ Ombudsman: Letter to Minister O’Regan

On April 10, the Government of Canada announced the criteria it established for the selection of a new Veterans’ Ombudsman to succeed Mr. Guy Parent who […]
May 8, 2018

Centre of Excellence on PTSD Established Statement by RCMPVA President

The Ministers of Veterans Affairs and National Defence made a joint announcement this morning, at the start of Mental Health Week, that the Government of Canada […]
May 4, 2018

Letter to Minister Goodale: Another Call for Better Compensation and More Officers

As the Treasury Board of Canada has offered Border Service Officers a compensation package that amounts to a 17.5% increase over four years, RCMP Veterans’ Association […]