Mendicino, LeBlanc set to testify at Emergencies Act inquiry – National |

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 22, 2022 6:51 am Updated November 22, 2022 6:52 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Top government ministers will continue testifying Tuesday at the Public Order Emergency Commission, which has already heard from more than 65 witnesses over five weeks on the federal government’s response […]

Tamara Lich ‘did not control’ convoy demonstrators, inquiry hears |

Prominent “Freedom Convoy” organizer Tamara Lich told the Emergencies Act inquiry she “did not control” the demonstrators that snarled the streets in downtown Ottawa for three weeks earlier this year. She made the comment during her cross examination at the Public Order Emergency Commission on Friday, where she was pressed about her leadership role as […]

Senior police officials to testify as Emergencies Act inquiry continues |

The Public Order Emergency Commission resumes public hearings Tuesday, with senior police members expected to testify. Two Ottawa police officers and an Ontario Provincial Police member are slated to testify at the inquiry investigating the federal government’s unprecedented use of the Emergencies Act. Interim Ottawa police chief Steve Bell said on Monday that in the […]

Emergencies Act inquiry to hear from police officials about convoy protests |

Officials from the Ottawa Police Service and Ontario Provincial Police are expected to testify about their challenges overcoming the “Freedom Convoy” protests Thursday at an inquiry investigating the federal government’s use of the Emergencies Act. Acting deputy Ottawa police chief Patricia Ferguson, who led the city’s law enforcement operation during the demonstration, and OPP Supt. […]