CSIS

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
News

Muslim Students Speak Out About Being Targeted By Canadian Spy Agency

Members of many Muslim Students’ Associations across Canada have described strange encounters with CSIS and the RCMP in recent years.
Jack Hauen
11.19.18
Canadian Far Right Extremism

CSIS Stopped Monitoring Right-Wing Extremism Ahead of Mosque Massacre

After Alexandre Bissonnette killed six Muslim men the national security agency re-upped its efforts monitoring the threat.
Mack Lamoureux
6.21.18
VICE News

Ottawa Drafted Plans to Allow Warrantless Access of Your Data While Still ‘Consulting’ the Public

Documents obtained by VICE News show the government wanted to restart a program that had been declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court, and kept secret a report about their plans,
Justin Ling
3.25.17
VICE News

Canada's Spy Agency Was Watching Standing Rock

CSIS believes the protests in North Dakota and cases of pipeline sabotage have implications for Canada.
Hilary Beaumont
3.15.17
News

Canada Dealing With Cyber Attacks on a ‘Daily Basis’

CSIS’s annual report they say that while terrorism remains the biggest threat to Canada, cyber attacks are increasing in number and aggression.
Mack Lamoureux
3.1.17
politics

Meet the Professor Behind an Online Library for Canada’s ‘Secret Laws’

Craig Forcese is trying to pull the curtain on national security law.
Jake Kivanc
1.17.17
News

There’s A Secret Canadian Spy Database That We Just Found Out About

CSIS did a bad, bad thing.
Justin Ling
11.3.16
News

Trudeau Says RCMP, CSIS Not Spying On Journalists As Quebec Scandal Grows

Quebec provincial police admit they obtained phone records of six journalists.
Steven Goetz
11.3.16
News

Here Are All the First Tweets Canada’s Spy Agency Considered for Its New Account

We got the tweets through an Access to Information request. Even their jokes included (redacted).
Tamara Khandaker
10.11.16
News

Crown Launches Case to Prove Incompetent Terror Couple Actually Posed a Threat

If the latest round of undercover video evidence is any indication, it's not going to be easy to convince a judge these two people were dangerous.
Sarah Berman
4.19.16
Stuff

Could an Oregon Militia-Style Standoff Happen in Canada?

CSIS classifies the Freemen on the Land as 'extremists' who pose a threat to national security and are capable of domestic terrorism.
Jake Kivanc
1.8.16
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