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Alison Redford’s extra security demands

Increased security demands for former premier Alison Redford forced the province to hire the Calgary Police Service at a cost to taxpayers of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

The demands outstripped the resources of Alberta Justice’s Executive Protection Unit, a specially trained unit of sheriffs that provides security to the premier, documents obtained by CBC News through freedom of information show.

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