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Ontario offers Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service wage parity with provincial police force

Canada’s largest First Nations police force in Ontario will now be getting paid on the same level as the provincial force.

April 4, 2017  By Willow Fiddler

First Nations police in the province aren’t considered essential services and they don’t receive the same resources, funding or standards as provincial police.

But now, they will be getting equal pay for equal work.

The chief of the country’s largest First Nations police service says his officers are ecstatic.

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