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RCMP offering Women in Policing career presentation

Reading Time: 1 minuteThe RCMP is looking for motivated and dedicated women to join their team, and are holding a special recruiting presentation for females Nov. 29.

Though women have made significant contributions as RCMP officers since 1974, currently only 21.5 per cent of RCMP police officers are women. The RCMP say they are committed to increasing the number of female officers to 30 per cent to better represent communities across the country. […]

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RCMP planning Aboriginal career presentation

Reading Time: 1 minuteby Morinville News Staff

Edmonton – The RCMP are looking to increase the number of Aboriginal members in their ranks to better represent the communities they police across the country. In 2013, 7.9 per cent of RCMP officers self identified as Aboriginal. They are looking to increase that number to 10 per cent or better, and will be holding an Aboriginal career presentation on May 28 at 6 p.m. at K Division Headquarters (11140 109th Street, Edmonton)… […]