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City of Surrey refusing to share police deliberations report, B.C. government says

June 14, 2023  By Abigail Turner, CTV News

June 14, 2023, Surrey, B.C. – CTV News has obtained a letter sent by Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth to Surrey Mayor Brenda Locke requesting a copy of Surrey’s corporate report ahead of its policing decision. The report, compiled by city officials, would be the document used by councillors to make the final decision on keeping the RCMP or continuing the transition to a municipal force. Farnworth says his office was informed that city staff were told not to provide the report to the ministry ahead of time. | READ MORE

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