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Colin Freeze

Toronto, Ontario
National Security Reporter — The Globe and Mail
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Jun 29, 2017

@globeandmail @RCMPFederalGRC 6. When actual terrorist events happen police will be tempted to massively redeploy -- as in the weeks after Oct. 2014.

Jun 29, 2017

@globeandmail @RCMPFederalGRC 5 In times of terrorism fears, national-security squads will spend all their money -- and their colleagues' money too

Jun 29, 2017

@globeandmail @RCMPFederalGRC 4. When police try to do more with less they often consolidate desks --even if they are rarely explicit about that.

Jun 29, 2017

@globeandmail @RCMPFederalGRC 3. Big picture: the federal side of the RCMP is shedding bodies (left), while the local law-enforcement side (contracts) is growing (right)

Jun 29, 2017

@globeandmail @RCMPFederalGRC 2. Essentially, the part of force that aspires to chase gangsters, terrorists, drug dealers while non-investigative work too

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