OTTAWA — A senior Via Rail manager says the passenger service has responded to as many as 10 suspicious incidents this year.
Minister of Public Safety Vic Toews and Minister of State (Transport) Steven Fletcher highlighted the progress of the Beyond the Border Action Plan at the Canadian/American Border Trade Alliance Ottawa Conference on Monday.
A new risk assessment for Canadian airports has been proposed by the federal government, according to an article published by Postmedia News.
Two men charged in an alleged al-Qaida supported terror plot to attack a Via Rail passenger train disputed the allegations against them Tuesday as they made their first appearances in court.
The quick reaction, effort and response by security professionals during the Boston Marathon bombing was “how it should be done,” according to one Canadian security expert who was on site the day the terror unfolded.
TORONTO — CBC News is reporting that Canadian police and intelligence agencies have thwarted a plot to carry out a major terrorist attack.
In a press release issued by the organization, The Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI) "strongly endorses the federal government's commitment to create and implement a defence procurement strategy" as laid out in the recent federal budget.