Tag Archives: Montreal Police

Dispelling A Canadian Myth About Who Our Local Police Serve And Protect


Most Canadians are under the misguided impression that as long as they act within the laws of Canada, the province, or their municipality that they cannot, should not and will not be arrested, charged and tried for acting upon any of the rights guaranteed to them in the Canadian Constitution and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. These false beliefs unfortunately have resulted in many a cracked skulls, arrests and prosecutions of many a law abiding , “peaceful protestors” in Montreal, the city I have lived in for the better part of 60 years. Continue reading

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In Answer To The Question, “Why The Heavy Police Presence For Cara Fest Parade?”


In the years up to this one the Jump Up Parade after celebrations had always been fun and for the most part without major incident. I so wanted to share the excitement, the joy and the pure pleasure that this day gave to me with my baby girl and my young wife, so I brought them along with me; what a mistake that turned out to be.
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Where Has Our Police Presence Gone ?


The Way It Was: When I was a kid we knew certain policemen by name, because they were the policemen that patrolled your neighborhood.  If you got into trouble in your neighborhood these were the guys who would come and see … Continue reading

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