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Calls are up: Nunavut’s capital to get three more police officers – NunatsiaqOnline
by ahnationtalk onJune 15, 201738 Views
Iqaluit city councillors asking for beach area foot patrol this summer
June 15, 2017
The city wants to see more of the RCMP, literally—with walking patrols around the beach in summer and more regular attendance at Iqaluit city council meetings.
With three new staff members coming soon, increased police presence should be easier, St.-Sgt. Matco Sirotic told councillors during a June 13 police report to councillors—the first such report since February.
“Everywhere else in the country positions are going down. We are seeing more resources thrown at us that way,” he said.