THUNDER BAY, Ont. — An Ontario legislator and Thunder Bay police are asking the province for additional funding to implement recommendations in a report that found systemic racism within the police service. The shoreline of the McIntyre River in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, June 22, 2016. A report last month made 44 recommendations regarding issues between the police force and the city’s Indigenous community. Jones’s office did not immediately respond to request for comment, and a spokesman for Thunder Bay police says the police force has not heard back from the provincial government.
Source: thestar January 20, 2019 00:00 UTC