You may be suprised to know that even if someone has not been criminally charged or had their criminal charges withdrawn, the information is on your police record, here in Canada.
This information is then revealed you apply for a criminal records check for a new job or volunteer placement or are trying to cross the border, into the United States.
A Toronto resident is suing the Toronto Police for the harm caused by their inaccurate police records, that affected her obtaining a job and getting custody of her niece.
Let’s hope that Canadian Police Boards review their policies and make sure that accurate information is retained and revealed.
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