(CBC News) – The federal government is promising to review the RCMP’s contract policing obligations as critics question the national police force’s role in communities.

In his mandate letter, new Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino has been asked to “conduct an assessment of contract policing in consultation with provinces, territories, municipalities, Indigenous partners and stakeholders.”

Read more here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/rcmp-contract-policing-assessment-1.6315473