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Title: Reclaiming a national icon : the Royal Canadian Mounted Police : increased acountability and effective transition into the 21st century
Author: Bhayani, Galib B.
ISNI:       0000 0004 2739 6914
Awarding Body: London Metropolitan University
Current Institution: London Metropolitan University
Date of Award: 2012
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This thesis explores the concepts of accountability and public confidence as it applies to the RCMP in British Colwnbia, specifically examining the existing model of accountability, and the erosion of accountability and public trust with the RCM?, in British Colwnbia, over the past two decades. The thesis answers the questions: "What is the RCMP accountability model within British Colwnbia?"; "Has public trust with the RCMP in British Columbia eroded, and if so, can public trust be restored with the RCMP in British Columbia?"; and "What steps or measures can be taken to restore this trust, including constructing an accountability model that may be better suited for the RCMP?" The research fmdings highl.ig]i opportunities that exist for the RCMP, as an organization, to develop a more fulsome, comprehensive, and balanced approach to accountability within British Columbia and beyond. Keywords: governance, British Columbia, RCMP, accountability, framework, transparency, public confidence, early intervention system (EIS), public trust.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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