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) […]
June 9, 2016

Commission reviewing RCMP workplace harassment seeks assistance

The Civilian Review and Complaints Commission is currently undertaking a comprehensive review of workplace harassment at the RCMP as requested by the Honorable Ralph Goodale, Minister […]
June 7, 2016

Report on set-up of missing and murdered aboriginal women inquiry released

The final report of the pre-inquiry engagement process for the pending National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIW) has been released by […]
June 7, 2016

Growing the association

In the first five months of 2016, the RCMP Veterans’ Association has welcomed more than 160 new members, which bodes well for the next important phase […]
June 3, 2016

RCMPVA testifies at standing committee on Veterans Affairs

The RCMP Veterans’ Association gave testimony June 2 at the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs, which was examining the topic “Service Delivery to Veterans.” The […]
June 1, 2016

Bill C-7 passes in Parliament without clauses opposed by RCMPVA

Bill C-7, the proposed legislation to permit collective bargaining by RCMP members, has passed third reading in the House of Commons. It will now be considered […]
May 17, 2016

RCMP Commissioner message: Supreme court decision effective today

Earlier this year, I committed to keeping you informed on next steps as we prepare for the implementation of the Supreme Court of Canada’s January 2015 […]
May 12, 2016

In The Quarterly’s Spring 2016 issue

Hidden Gem Celebrates 75 Years as RCMP Summer Camp on Long Island By Joanne Small-Greenall There is a little-known oasis on the Rideau River near Ottawa, […]
May 12, 2016

RCMP Commissioner update: Alberta wildfire

RCMP members and employees continue to demonstrate great professionalism and dedication in facing the serious situation in and around Fort McMurray, Alberta. I couldn’t be more […]
May 11, 2016

Alberta RCMP Sergeant Major update for RCMPVA: Fort McMurray wildfire

The RCMP Veterans’ Association received the following update on RCMP operations dealing with the wildfire situation in the city of Fort McMurray and the Regional Municipality […]
May 10, 2016

RCMPVA president welcomes members and visitors to new association website

On behalf of the Board of Directors, I welcome members and visitors to the RCMP Veterans’ Association’s “new” website. Over the next few months, we will […]
May 8, 2016

Fourth annual Ride for the Vets performed by RCMP Musical Ride

On a fine spring day at the Canadian Police College the RCMP Musical Ride performed for the members and families of the RCMP Veterans’ Association, Ottawa […]
May 8, 2016

Veterans presented medal for volunteerism

In promoting RCMP veterans’ accomplishments, the Ottawa Division is proud to announce that six of ‘their own’ were recently awarded the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers in […]
May 8, 2016

Former NWMP gravesite dedication ceremony

James Henry Blackett, from Souris PEI, engaged in the North West Mounted Police, 20 March 1900 at Charlottetown, PEI. Cst. Blackett, along with another Souris man […]
May 8, 2016

RCMP Commissioner update: Fort McMurray wildfire

Wildfires in and around Fort McMurray continue to present a volatile situation. Mandatory evacuations were extended to communities surrounding Fort McMurray and the province of Alberta […]
May 8, 2016

RCMPVA trust fund to assist veterans and staff affected by wildfires

The Edmonton Division of the RCMP Veterans’ Association has opened a trust Account to collect funds to assist RCMP veterans and employees, and their families, who […]
May 8, 2016

Regimental mace retired, replacement presented

In a pageant-filled ceremony and with the skirl of the Highland bagpipes playing the Regimental March-Past, the Regimental Mace of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police was […]