Criminalization Media RCMP

RCMP traffic stop leads to largest marihuana seizure in Canada

On July 22, 2018, a RCMP officer on traffic patrol stopped a commercial semi-trailer on the Trans-Canada Highway at Westhawk, Manitoba. The stop was initiated to conduct a regulatory inspection of the driver’s paperwork. These checks are done to ensure safety of commercial vehicles and their loads as commercial vehicles are involved in approximately 20% of road fatalities every year in Manitoba. When the officer stopped this vehicle and checked the driver’s paperwork, several discrepancies were discovered. The load was then examined by several officers in order to try and resolve those discrepancies.…

Read More
Media Public Events

MEDIA ADVISORY-Indigenous Owned And Operated “True North Seed Bank” Launches 4/20

– MEDIA ADVISORY – Indigenous Owned And Operated “True North Seed Bank” Launches as North America’s Largest Cannabis Seed Collector Monday, April 16, 2018. Alderville First Nation – On Friday, April 20, 2018, True North Seed Bank, holders of North America’s largest variety of cannabis seeds, will hold its grand opening with giveaways, a barbeque and live music. The 4/20 celebration will take place at its freshly built location in Medicine Wheel Plaza, next to the Medicine Wheel Natural Healing dispensary in Alderville First Nation. Customers will be able to…

Read More