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The Alert shield in the lobby of their offices in Edmonton, Alberta. FILE PHOTO

Military member charged with child porn offences

A Canadian Armed Forces member is charged with child pornography related offences after a joint investigation by the province’s Internet Child Exploitation unit and the U.S. Homeland Security Investigations.It’s alleged the man attempted to arrange to meet up with a Texas girl for sex, says a Friday news release from the Alberta Law Enforcement Res

Then-RCMP Insp. Tim Shields speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on July 5, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Woman recounts alleged sex assault by Mountie

A former RCMP employee says she will never forget the sound of the door being locked behind her by a now-retired inspector who is alleged to have sexually assaulted her in a washroom at their Vancouver workplace.