Allegations of Wide Spread Sexual Misconduct Plague the RCMP
When a case action lawsuit involving sexual harassment and the RCMP was approved to go ahead, lawyers estimated that they would receive about one thousand claims.
So far, there are over 2,400 claimants, and many more coming forward. Lawyers are now expecting over 4,000 claimants before it's all over.
Many have expressed shock and outrage at the fact that such a toxic workplace could exist for so long, under the eye of the government. In the wake of the #MeToo movement, many people are asking how this could go on...
Earlier this week, I sat down with Roundhouse Radio's Gene Valaitis to discuss sexual misconduct in the RCMP and beyond. You can hear the entire interview here.