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Webcast Roundtable: Emergency Communications (Within RCMP and Among Responding Agencies) and Interoperability Among Agencies, Expert Witness: Dr. Jaclyn Schildkraut

June 23, 2022 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Primary site location:

Best Western Truro - Glengarry
150 Willow St
Truro, Nova Scotia

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  • Roundtable: Emergency communications (within RCMP and among responding agencies) and interoperability among agencies. 
    • Mr. Todd Brown, Director of Strategic Initiatives for Public Safety and Field Communications (PSFC), Province of Nova Scotia. 
    • Mr. Terry Canning, Senior Consultant, Maricomm Consulting Ltd. T
    • Ms. Hayley Crichton, Executive Director of Public Safety and Security Division, Nova Scotia Department of Justice.
    • Mr. Chris Davis, President and Security and Emergency Management Lead, The Lansdowne Consulting Group. 
    • Mr. Darryl Macdonald, OCC Commander of the L Division Operational Communications Centre CM. 
    • Mr. William Moore, Public Safety Project Lead, Halifax Regional Municipality. 
    • Chief Dwayne Pike, Chief of Police, Amherst Police Department. 
    • Mr. Lance Valcour, Inspector (retired), Ottawa Police Service. Inspector (Ret.) Lance Valcour O.O.M. retired from the Ottawa Police Service in 2010 after 33 years of service. 

Visit the Roundtables webpage to learn more about the core themes of the roundtables and the members participating.

  • Expert Witness: Dr. Jaclyn Schildkraut to discuss her report, “Supporting Survivors and Communities after Mass Shootings”


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