High River resident Cam Fleury believes his house, which was not at all flooded or in a flood zone, was targeted by the RCMP.
Upon returning to his home, he found a door kicked in, and it appears a gun safe in his closet was touched, though not opened.
neighbours were not so lucky, as their front door was ripped completely
off its hinges, and was found lying in the yard.
Just because the Usual Suspects are basically saying "We don't care if their guns were taken, they don't need to have those anyway"? Saying things like
"I'm pleased that the commissioner is looking into it, but as a federal
politician, I don't think I have any business questioning operational
decisions of the RCMP. I think I'm going to stay out of that particular
issue," he said.
Really, Trudeau? You have NO OVERSIGHT function at all over law enforcement? You're a bloody rubber stamp? I'm sure that's a very comforting thing for people to hear.
And this is just great:
Commissioner Bob Paulson has written to the Commission for Public
Complaints against the RCMP and asked the agency to look into the
matter. He says he and a lot of Canadians have questions about the
force's actions in the devastated town of High River.
"I am quite
concerned by the sharp criticism that has arisen in the media with
respect to the gun seizures from evacuated homes," Paulson wrote in a
letter to Ian McPhail, the interim chair of the watchdog agency.
this is quite troubling to me, and I am sure to you, as indeed it must
be to many Canadians who wonder what was going on in High River."
YOU'RE THE BLOODY HEAD OF THE RCMP, and YOU have questions? Have you considered, say, calling the people in charge of that mess into your office and ASKING THEM what the hell they did?