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Ontario’s new Inspector General of Policing begins mandate

With Ontario’s new policing legislation, the Community Safety and Policing Act, 2019 (CSPA) now in effect, Inspector General of Policing, Ryan Teschner, begins his legislative mandate to provide independent compliance oversight and drive improved performance in Ontario policing and police governance.

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Newfoundland and Labrador police watchdog starts collecting race-based data

Michael King, director of the Serious Incident Response Team, says race-based data collection is essential in identifying inequalities in the justice system that arise from racial bias and discrimination.

Strategic Solutions: Combating Auto Theft

Auto theft poses a significant threat to public safety and property, demanding a unified and strategic response from law enforcement agencies. In this webinar, our distinguished guest speakers, Det. Scott Cresswell of York Regional Police and Det. Greg O’Connor of Peel Regional Police, will shed light on the initiatives and practices employed to combat the rising tide of vehicle theft.

New police helicopters in Ontario to help fight car theft, find missing people

Four police services – Toronto, Peel Regional, Halton Regional and Durham Regional – banded together to ask the government to create more air support for the region. At the moment, two forces in the area have one helicopter each that they share with other police forces based on need and timing.

Calgary officer charged over assault at arrest processing centre

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team says the officer is accused of repeatedly using force on a handcuffed male suspect, who had to be taken to hospital.

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Honouring community history: Timmins Police Service takes first place in 2024 Best Dressed Police Vehicle Awards

Congratulations to all the winners of Blue Line’s 2024 Best Dressed Vehicle Awards, sponsored by Setina. The awards showcase innovative, sustainable and effective designs. We look for clear identification, graphic designs that enhance visibility, elements that show the directionality of travel and effective integration of equipment and controls. “Green” vehicles are also taken into consideration. By Brittani Schroeder. » Check out who won this year's awards

Dedication beyond duty: Cst. Chris Nguyen named 2024 Lifetime in Law Enforcement Achievement Award winner

Blue Line is proud to present the 2024 Lifetime in Law Enforcement Achievement Award to Cst. Chris Nguyen of the Taber Police Service. The award is presented to an individual who has shown exceptional leadership, dedication and passion towards their work in law enforcement for more than 15 years. By Brittani Schroeder. » Read Cst. Nguyen's story now

Blue Line, The Podcast: What is moral injury, and how do we address it?

Moral injury is widely understudied, especially where it concerns first responders and veterans. Because of this, moral injury is seen differently by officers, leaders, and clinicians. In this episode of Blue Line, The Podcast, editor Brittani Schroeder is joined by Chief Mental Health Officer Derek Sienko, Lucie Tremblay, who is a retired deputy chief of Via Rail Canada and retired Senior Officer of the Canadian Armed Forces, and Phil Lancaster, a retired police detective, to discuss what changes need to be made in policing organizations to address moral injury. » Listen now

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I Love a Cop: What Police Families Need to Know, 3rd Edition

Police families are brave, resilient, and proud–and they face remarkable challenges, sometimes on a daily basis. Now thoroughly updated for today’s turbulent times, this is the resource that cops and their loved ones have relied on for decades. Trusted expert Ellen Kirschman gives you practical ways to manage the stress of the job and create a healthy, supportive home environment.
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Security • Police • Fire Career Expo returns to Toronto with record attendance

The annual Security • Police • Fire Career Expo, Toronto edition, held on March 27, drew a record number of participants. With over 300 registered attendees and approximately 450 people filling the expo hall at the International Centre, this was the most successful event in its more than 10-year history. By Blue Line Staff. » Read now


Exploring the highlights: OACP & Blue Line Expo 2024

On March 26th, the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre buzzed with activity as Blue Line and the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) united to host the OACP & Blue Line Expo, drawing a crowd of over 140 attendees. This marks the third consecutive year of our successful collaboration. By Blue Line Staff. » Read now


2024 Canadian Hazmat & CBRNE Summit

Location: Kitchener, Ont.
Date: Apr. 8 - 10, 2024
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Canadian Police Ceremonial Training Course 2024

Location: Calgary, Alta.
Date: April 22 - 25, 2024
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Police Tech Conference & Expo

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: April 30 - May 1, 2024
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