March 12, 2020

RCMP issues dire warning about its ability to police terrorism, foreign interference and cybercrime

The RCMP is sounding an alarm over what it calls “significant resourcing challenges” as demands on its terrorism-fighting and cybercrime investigators grow — and is warning […]
August 30, 2016

The Quarterly’s readership survey

The Quarterly’s readership survey has concluded after 96 days. The survey found that 70 per cent of respondents believe this magazine is very good or excellent […]
August 25, 2016

Agenda for Annual General Meeting 2016

All Presidents, Secretaries and all members: Please find attached the following reports from the President, Directors, Association Advocate and Chair Board of Trustees, RCMP Quarterly. These […]
August 19, 2016

RCMPVA responds to PBO report on proposed survivor pension increase

The Parliamentary Budget Officer has released a report showing the predicted incremental costs to the Government of Canada of raising the Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP […]
July 26, 2016

Resolutions for vote at Annual General Meeting

Association Members eligible to vote at this year’s Annual General Meeting are encouraged to submit electronic or paper ballots for the four resolutions listed here. Voting […]
July 22, 2016

RCMP Veterans’ Association Annual General Meeting 2016

After our last Board of Directors Meeting on June 23, 2016, I sent out to all Division Presidents my summary of the work accomplished and the […]
July 22, 2016

Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers presented to RCMP Veteran

On behalf of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, RCMP Deputy Commissioner Kevin Brosseau presented the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers to […]
July 21, 2016

Trustee for Maintiens Le Droit Trust Fund appointed

Association President Dave Leblanc announced today the appointment of an outstanding RCMP Veteran to serve on the Board of the Maintiens Le Droit Trust Fund. The […]
July 8, 2016

Trustees for Maintiens Le Droit Trust Fund appointed

Association President Dave Leblanc announced today the appointment of four outstanding RCMP Veterans to serve on the board of the Association’s benevolent fund as Trustees-Designates. The […]
July 8, 2016

Important information for RCMP pensioners regarding mail services

In the event of an interruption in postal services from Canada Post, RCMP Pension Services has put into place contingency plans to ensure your RCMP Superannuation […]
July 7, 2016

New Corps Sergeant Major appointed

Staff Sergeant Major Al McCambridge, currently posted to “G” Division, has been appointed as the new Corps Sergeant Major of the RCMP. Al joined the RCMP […]
July 6, 2016

Victoria Division recognizes RCMP employees’ community service

Victoria Division of the RCMP Veterans’ Association held an awards presentation and luncheon at the Royal Colwood Golf Club on May 27, 2016 to recognize three […]
July 5, 2016

RCMP employees being invested into the Order of Merit of the Police Forces

Twenty-three RCMP employees are among the 71 Canadian police service employees being recognized by His Excellency, the Right Honourable David Johnston, for their achievements and contributions […]
June 30, 2016

Amended Bill C-7 passes third reading in Senate

The Senate Standing Committee on National Security and Defence concluded its clause-by-clause study of Bill C-7 on June 14, 2016, the day after Commissioner Paulson testified […]
June 24, 2016

Commissioner announces changes in senior ranks

I am pleased to announce the following changes to our senior ranks. Assistant Commissioner Brenda Butterworth-Carr, currently Commanding Officer of “F” Division, will be promoted to […]
June 21, 2016

Mounted Police Legal Fund issues important message

The Mounted Police Legal Fund, a not-for-profit corporation that is not affiliated with the RCMP or with any RCMP employee representation organizations, has been in existence […]
June 16, 2016

Sunset Ceremonies donations to help Fort McMurray

The RCMP is presenting the Canadian Sunset Ceremonies on June 22 to 26, 2016, at the RCMP Musical Ride Centre in Ottawa, Ontario. The theme this […]
June 15, 2016

Message from commissioner on Bill C-7

Further to my March 9, 2016, broadcast about the Government of Canada’s proposed legislation (Bill C-7, An Act to amend the Public Service Labour Relations Act, […]
June 9, 2016

Review on support available to ill and injured members and families released

Veterans Ombudsman Guy Parent has released Supporting Ill and Injured RCMP Members and their Families: A Review. This comprehensive document was prepared in consultation with the […]
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 […]