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The white response to Halifax carding stats is a disgrace

Black activists write a letter asking that carding be stopped, and nobody in power wants to talk about it. No way, says the chief of police. Can’t have politicians telling the police what to…

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https://nsadvocate.org/2017/01/20/the-white-response-to-halifax-carding-stats-is-a-disgrace/

Prominent African-Nova Scotians question legality of police street checks

A group of prominent African-Nova Scotians is calling for the end of street checks, and one member argues the practice is eroding trust with police in black communities.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/street-checks-halifax-police-rcmp-legality-1.3943151

Black people made up 41 per cent of RCMP street checks around Halifax

In the first 10 months of 2016, 41 per cent of street checks done by the RCMP around Halifax involved subjects who officers identified as black.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/black-people-41-per-cent-rcmp-street-checks-halifax-1.3931415

Police check data raises new concerns about the over-representation of African Nova Scotians in the justice system | NDP

For immediate release. HALIFAX – Data showing that African Nova Scotians are three times more likely to be stopped by police raises new concerns about the over-representation of African Nova Scotians…

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https://nsndp.ca/ns/police-check-data-raises-new-concerns-about-the-over-representation-of-african-nova-scotians-in-the-justice-system

Halifax police will keep using street checks

Cops shoot down suggestion from police commissioners for a moratorium on the tactic, which new data shows overwhelmingly targets black residents.

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http://www.thecoast.ca/halifax/halifax-police-will-keep-using-street-checks/Content?oid=5915442

Black people 3 times more likely to be 'street checked' by Halifax police

According to information released by Halifax Regional Police, black people are three times more likely to be the subject of a “street check” than people identified as white.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/halifax-black-street-checks-police-race-profiling-1.3925251

New Ontario rule banning carding by police takes effect

A new provincial rule banning carding by police in specific situations in Ontario officially came into effect on Sunday, but some say it doesn't go far enough to end the controversial practice. Kevin Flynn, Ontario community safety and correctional service

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/ontario-bans-carding-police-specific-203933278.html

Ontario bans carding by police in specific situations across province

A new provincial rule that bans carding by police in specific situations in Ontario officially came into effect on Sunday, but some say it doesn't go far enough to end the controversial practice.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/carding-ontario-police-government-ban-1.3918134

Toronto police chief says big changes coming in 2017 | Toronto Star

Police oversight review, transformational task force report and new carding regulations will bring changes, says Chief Mark Saunders.

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https://www.thestar.com/news/crime/2016/12/30/toronto-police-chief-says-big-changes-coming-in-2017.html

New Policing Rules Go into Effect January 1

As of Jan. 1, 2017, a new regulation comes into effect that will prohibit police from requesting identifying information arbitrar...

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https://news.ontario.ca/mcscs/en/2016/12/new-policing-rules-go-into-effect-january-1.html

Hollow victory for carding foes

London’s police board Thursday debated over semantics and definitions before finally settling on a decision to “recommend” Chief John Pare end the controversial practice immediately.

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http://www.lfpress.com/2016/12/15/london-police-services-board-to-address-controversial-carding-practice-at-thursdays-meeting

Carding: Q&A with Police Chief John Pare

Ontario is banning carding as it’s now practised. Reporter Jennifer O'Brien sat down with the London Police Chief.

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http://www.lfpress.com/2016/12/09/london-police-carding-qa-with-chief-john-pare

Carding: Know your rights

Carding, also known as street checks, is the stopping and questioning by police of people not under investigation.

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http://www.lfpress.com/2016/12/09/london-police-carding---know-your-rights

Police resistance to change not new

As police across Ontario prepare for new rules intended to end carding — while London city council calls for them to stop the practice altogether — many officers behind the scenes warn the restrictions will hamper investigations.

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http://www.lfpress.com/2016/12/02/ontarios-new-rules-for-carding-or-street-checks-run-into-police-resistance

Why do discussions about carding default to the experiences of young Black men?

The exposure of women and trans people to police harassment remains largely missing from public discussions of racial profiling

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https://nowtoronto.com/news/carding-racial-profiling-women-trans-people/

London, Ont., could be scene of next stalemate over police carding | Toronto Star

A motion by city council last week to ban street checks was believed to be a first in Canada. But the largely symbolic vote also underscored concerns that new provincial regulations won’t go far enough to end discriminatory police stops.

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https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2016/11/28/london-moves-to-ban-practice-of-police-carding.html

Carding issue grows into turning point for London

Aside from the annual, often prickly budget negotiations where London’s politicians and police test each others’ wills, it’s impossible to recall a time in recent history where city hall has expressed its views to police headquarters so clearly and unequiv

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http://www.lfpress.com/2016/11/25/cornies-carding-issue-grows-into-turning-point-for-london

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