Sep 23 2010
The RCMP’s reputation has been tarnished in recent years by bungled police investigations of their own employees. A perfect example is the case of Polish immigrant Robert Dziekanski, killed during a police call at YVR in October 2007. Strong change is needed to restore credibility. And change is coming:
“We’re coming down with a washable pant,” a senior officer said, adding that this is a long-standing beef among members. “That is very important stuff to the front line. I think folks underestimate that this is a very strong sign of change.”
Well, that’s reassuring.