MEDIA RELEASE Jul 11, 2019| Ref: #17071
Op-Ed: Chronic Underfunding of Municipal Services Producing Cracks in Police Service DeliveryPDF
By PAO President Bruce Chapman
Communities across Ontario are increasingly at risk of experiencing cracks in police service delivery due to a chronic underfunding of public services. As President of the Police Association of Ontario (PAO) - the provincial representative organization for 47 local associations of uniform and civilian police personnel across the province - I am greatly concerned about the direct impact this continuous underfunding of police and social services has on the ability for our police personnel members to effectively do their jobs...