The legislation on cannabishttp://www.krpf.caStarting October 17, 2018, the possession of cannabis will become legal in Canada for people aged 18 years and older. Until the legalization of cannabis, the possession of cannabis remains illegal in Nunavik and the rest of Canada. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/legislation-cannabis<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/marijuana-buds-with-gavel-laws-legality-getty_large.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />9/6/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caStarting October 17, 2018, the possession of cannabis will become legal in Canada for people aged 18 years and older. Until the legalization of cannabis, the possession of cannabis remains illegal in Nunavik and the rest of Canada. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/legislation-cannabis<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/marijuana-buds-with-gavel-laws-legality-getty_large.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />9/6/2018 4:00:00 AM
KRPF Releasehttp://www.krpf.caThe KRPF is saddened to report that, on July 9, a canoe carrying a family of six capsized on the Payne River, while the family was on a fishing excursion, 54 kilometers away from the Northern Village of Kangirsuk. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/incident_kangirsuk<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Kangirsuk%20Airport_01.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/20/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caThe KRPF is saddened to report that, on July 9, a canoe carrying a family of six capsized on the Payne River, while the family was on a fishing excursion, 54 kilometers away from the Northern Village of Kangirsuk. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/incident_kangirsuk<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Kangirsuk%20Airport_01.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/20/2018 4:00:00 AM
Four Bike Rallies Organized This Yearhttp://www.krpf.caThe Kativik Regional Police Force organized bike rallies in four communities to promote physical exercise and road safety. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/bike-rallies<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Chosen%20One%20K.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/10/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caThe Kativik Regional Police Force organized bike rallies in four communities to promote physical exercise and road safety. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/bike-rallies<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Chosen%20One%20K.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/10/2018 4:00:00 AM
The KRPF Seizes Alcohol Intended for Resalehttp://www.krpf.ca​On July 3 and 4, the Kativik Regional Police Force (KRPF) executed two separate search warrants, seizing a large amount of illegal alcohol being shipped to Akulivik. Charges have been laid against two individuals. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/seizure-of-alcohol-vodka- -96<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Vodka%20Bottles.png" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/9/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.ca​On July 3 and 4, the Kativik Regional Police Force (KRPF) executed two separate search warrants, seizing a large amount of illegal alcohol being shipped to Akulivik. Charges have been laid against two individuals. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/seizure-of-alcohol-vodka- -96<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Vodka%20Bottles.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/9/2018 4:00:00 AM
Citizenship award for a Puvirnituqmiuqhttp://www.krpf.caOn June 20, 2018, Ungava MNA Jean Boucher presented a medal for good citizenship to Annie Kanayuk of Puvirnituq. In 2015, Ms. Kanayuk saved the lives of three children, rescuing them from a burning home. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/citizenship-award<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/k1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />7/6/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caOn June 20, 2018, Ungava MNA Jean Boucher presented a medal for good citizenship to Annie Kanayuk of Puvirnituq. In 2015, Ms. Kanayuk saved the lives of three children, rescuing them from a burning home. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/citizenship-award<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/k1.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />7/6/2018 4:00:00 AM
KRPF Police Officers Awarded Medals in Quebec Cityhttp://www.krpf.caDuring the 2018 Québec Aboriginal Chiefs of Police Annual Meeting, Captain Tony Paquet and Sergeant Investigator Kenneth Barnaby received medals for their many years of service with the KRPF.http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/krpf-police-officers-awarded-medals-in-quebec-city<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/41919350585_da2399afdf_z.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />6/19/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caDuring the 2018 Québec Aboriginal Chiefs of Police Annual Meeting, Captain Tony Paquet and Sergeant Investigator Kenneth Barnaby received medals for their many years of service with the KRPF.http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/krpf-police-officers-awarded-medals-in-quebec-city<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/41919350585_da2399afdf_z.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/19/2018 4:00:00 AM
2018 KRPF Bike Rally: more participants, more prizeshttp://www.krpf.caOn Friday, June 8, the KRPF held its annual Bike Rally in Kuujjuaq, the activities starting at noon. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/bike-rally-2018<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/BR1.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />6/12/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caOn Friday, June 8, the KRPF held its annual Bike Rally in Kuujjuaq, the activities starting at noon. http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/bike-rally-2018<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/BR1.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/12/2018 4:00:00 AM
For a fun fire free summerhttp://www.krpf.caDid you know that 35% of all fires in Nunavik are lit by kids and happen mostly during summer? http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/fire-free-summer<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017_03_KRG_Open_House_Kuujjuaraapik_014.JPG" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />6/11/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caDid you know that 35% of all fires in Nunavik are lit by kids and happen mostly during summer? http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/fire-free-summer<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017_03_KRG_Open_House_Kuujjuaraapik_014.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/11/2018 4:00:00 AM
Nunavik Firefighter Training Centre Officially Openedhttp://www.krpf.caAt a ceremony organized on June 5, the Chairperson of the Kativik Regional Government (KRG), Jennifer Munick, cut a fire hose to mark the official opening of the Training Centre. http://www.krpf.ca/en/new-training-center<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Inauguration%20(5).jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />6/8/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caAt a ceremony organized on June 5, the Chairperson of the Kativik Regional Government (KRG), Jennifer Munick, cut a fire hose to mark the official opening of the Training Centre. http://www.krpf.ca/en/new-training-center<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/Inauguration%20(5).jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />6/8/2018 4:00:00 AM
Permanent Memorial for Indigenous Police Forces Unveiledhttp://www.krpf.caAs part of Police Officer Recognition Day on May 14, a permanent memorial honouring Indigenous police forces was unveiled at Nicolet.http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/cenotaph<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/cenotaphe.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />5/28/2018 4:00:00 AMhttp://www.krpf.caAs part of Police Officer Recognition Day on May 14, a permanent memorial honouring Indigenous police forces was unveiled at Nicolet.http://www.krpf.ca/en/news/cenotaph<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/cenotaphe.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />5/28/2018 4:00:00 AM