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 […]
April 10, 2017

RCMPVA President’s letter to Minister of Public Safety on regular member pay

Dear Minister (Hon. Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P.), On behalf of the Board of Directors, Governors and members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Veterans’ Association, I […]
April 10, 2017

Employment opportunity for vets

The RCMP has five (5) job openings for the position of Peer Support Coordinator, Operational Stress Injury, OSI, Anticipatory (Reference Number: RCM17J-018486-000020) in Edmonton (Alberta), Vancouver […]
April 6, 2017

Regular member pay increase for 2015 and 2016

In a statement today, Commissioner Bob Paulson made the following announcement: “I am advised that the Treasury Board has approved a pay package for Regular Members […]
April 6, 2017

RCMP to commemorate 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge

As part of the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge this year, the RCMP is proud to send a ceremonial troop to participate in […]
April 5, 2017

Veterans Bill of Rights turns 10

A decade ago, on April 3, 2007, the Canadian Veterans Bill of Rights was given Royal Assent. It is perhaps not widely known that the Veterans […]
March 31, 2017

Enhanced disability management and accommodation program to be launched

On April 1, 2017, the RCMP will launch an enhanced Disability Management and Accommodation Program for members. The purpose of this program is to provide coordinated […]
March 30, 2017

Nominations and resolutions for AGM 2017

The BOD has completed the Resolutions and the Chair of the Nomination Committee has identified four (4) members nominated for three (3) director positions of two […]
March 27, 2017

Important deadline for female RCMP members and veterans

If you are a female and are or were a Regular Member, Civilian Member or Public Service Employee of the RCMP, you may participate in the […]
March 6, 2017

Volunteer shares what transpires during visits with sick and home-bound vets

“What do you talk about?” is a question people ask when they learn I visit sick, temporarily home-bound, or permanently shut-in members of the RCMP Veterans’ […]
March 3, 2017

Royal Canadian Legion service bureau helps RCMP veterans too

On June 16, 2014, the Royal Canadian Legion amended its definition of “veteran” to include serving and honourably discharged Regular Members of the Royal Canadian Mounted […]
February 26, 2017

Ottawa becomes first division to fully integrate into the association’s website

Ottawa has become the first of the RCMPVA’s 30 divisions to significantly increase its web presence and reach, while decreasing the effort required to maintain and […]
February 26, 2017

AGM invitation extended by association president and board of directors

The President and Board of Directors of the RCMPVA cordially invite you to attend the Association’s 94th Annual General meeting on June 2, 2017 in The […]
February 24, 2017

Important message to current and former female members regarding harassment suit settlement

On October 6, 2016, Commissioner Paulson announced that a settlement agreement had been reached with the plaintiffs in the Merlo and Davidson proposed class actions. These […]
February 23, 2017

Ottawa Division

February 19, 2017

Program

February 19, 2017

May golf tournament to raise funds for Olympic speed skater

Olympic caliber speed skating may be an individual sport, but passion for going fast will only get you so far and Vincent De Haître, son of […]
February 19, 2017

Veterans House to be built as part of Multifaith Housing Initiative

On April 30 at 2:00 PM, the RCMP Pipes, Drums and Dancers of National Division will hold its annual fundraiser, ‘A Capital Celtic Concert’, at Dominion-Chalmers […]
February 19, 2017

Book reveals true story of Canadian espionage

Shattered Illusions: KGB Cold War Espionage in Canada, is the true story of two men at the centre of one of the most important, early Cold […]
February 16, 2017

Important message to RCMP civilian members from RCMPVA president

On February 10, 2017, the Commissioner announced that the long-anticipated date on which RCMP Civilian Members will be “deemed” to be Public Service Employees is April […]
February 10, 2017

RCMP civilian members to be deemed public service employees April 26, 2018

Commissioner Paulson announced today that the date on which Civilian Members of the RCMP will be deemed to be appointed under the Public Service Employment Act […]