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Police watchdog investigating after Northern Alberta First Nation Chief accuses RCMP of assault

By |2020-06-17T14:01:27-06:00June 7th, 2020|News, Video|

Alberta police watchdog is now investigating a confrontation between RCMP officers and a Northern Alberta First Nation Chief. Chief Allan Adam alleges RCMP beat him. Chief Adam says, it began over an expired license plate. […]

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Indigenous chief says RCMP beat him up and manhandled his wife over expired licence plate

By |2020-06-17T13:53:49-06:00June 5th, 2020|News|

Chief Allan Adam of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation says he was brutally beaten by RCMP officers and his wife manhandled after they left a popular casino-nightclub in Fort McMurray, Alta., on March 10, the kind of alleged police violence that he argues happens all too frequently to Indigenous Canadians. […]

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