The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police have decided that they’d like the legal authority to grab mail and parcels while they’re in transit to put a squeeze on the drug and weapons trade.
They claim contraband and illegal guns are traveling through our mail system. Police can only descend on a parcel’s contents after it arrives at its destination.
A 2012 report by the RCMP highlighted the fact that firearms, grenades, a ROCKET LAUNCHER, stun guns, dangerous chemicals, fake Olympic hockey sweaters, and bogus passports.
Do you think police should be able to access your mail?