Top officials within the B.C. and Federal RCMP have been made aware of the new
evidence in the murder of Mindy Tran. They have the authority to call for or to
call off an investigation. Unfortunately, both of the top RCMP members in Canada
have also being accused of covering up other sexual abuse cases even within
their own ranks.
The women filed a lawsuit in Calgary on Thursday against several top RCMP
officials, including commissioner Giuliano Zaccardelli, deputy commissioner
Beverly Busson and 17 other officers.
member of Parliament is personally accusing
Commissioner Zaccardelli of covering up
sexual abuse of children prior to his becoming Commissioner.
The RCMP Complaints Commission had to file a lawsuit against the RCMP
alleging that Commissioner Zaccardelli was himself guilty of hampering investigations into police
Suit alleges RCMP stonewalling probes
OTTAWA - Canada's RCMP watchdog has launched a court action alleging the force's
commissioner and its officers are breaking laws intended to make them
accountable. RCMP complaints
chairwoman Shirley Heafey alleges RCMP Commissioner Giuliano Zaccardelli have
failed to resolve issues hampering the Commission for Public Complaints Against
the RCMP. In court documents, RCMP complaints chairwoman Shirley
Heafey alleges the Mounties have stonewalled more than one investigation into
potential misconduct by unlawfully editing notes or by refusing to hand over
documents as required. (Globe & Mail)