Nathan Munn

Canada

The Future of Canadian Policing Is Turning Teachers Into Cops

Police in Canada’s capital are encouraging people to report ‘problematic behavior’ such as skipping school under a controversial policing model that’s been widely adopted across the country.
Nathan Munn
7.4.19
News

How the RCMP Dealt With the Media During a Suspected Terror Attack

Police scrambled to control the narrative around Aaron Driver’s death after shooting the terror suspect in 2016, documents show.
Nathan Munn
6.10.19
Policing

Canadian Cops Will Scan Social Media to Predict Who Could Go Missing

Critics say that predictive models will lead to false positives and could disproportionately affect vulnerable communities.
Nathan Munn
4.17.19
Policing

Police in Canada Are Tracking People’s ‘Negative’ Behavior In a ‘Risk' Database

The database includes detailed, but "de-identified," information about people's lives culled from conversations between police, social services, health workers, and more.
Nathan Munn
2.27.19
Politics

Andrew Scheer Demands Investigation into PMO’s Alleged Interference in SNC-Lavalin Case

A report alleges that then-Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould was fired for refusing to back off the prosecution of the construction giant.
Nathan Munn
2.8.19
Policing

This B.C. city is tackling gang violence by profiling high school students

The program in Surrey partners police with schools to identify kids who they say are at risk of becoming criminals.
Nathan Munn
1.7.19
Legalization

Canadian child protection agencies say they won't treat weed differently now that it’s legal

Officials say they evaluate a parent's capacity to care for a child and drug use is one factor.
Nathan Munn
11.14.18
Legalization

Canada’s in the middle of a great big weed shortage

Cannabis is legal, but most provinces don’t have anywhere near enough weed to meet demand.
Nathan Munn
11.2.18
Legalization

These countries are warning their citizens not to smoke weed in Canada

The dawn of legal weed in Canada has prompted stern warnings from Japan, South Korea and China to its people.
Nathan Munn
10.29.18
VICE News

Weed Legalization Is Boosting Police Budgets Across Canada

A new era of legal recreational marijuana in Canada is encouraging an expansion in law enforcement.
Nathan Munn
10.17.18
Legalization

Weed legalization is boosting police budgets across Canada

Hundreds of millions of dollars is going to police new weed laws.
Nathan Munn
10.17.18
Legalization

Lawyers warn that civil forfeitures could spike in Canada once weed is legal

Police may seize the assets of those who run afoul of cannabis laws because it's easier than laying criminal charges.
Nathan Munn
10.15.18
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