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Call for more native policing met with mixed reviews‏

CBC News, Apr 4, 2012

Some Manitoba First Nations leaders are applauding a call by aboriginal groups to replace the RCMP with on-reserve police forces, but others are skeptical.
The idea of increasing native policing resurfaced this week, as some Manitoba aboriginal groups are going to court over the issue of who provides police services.
The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) and two First Nations have filed an application for judicial review in the Federal Court and the Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench. Read the rest of this entry