Why aren’t Indigenous people choosing a policing career in Québec?

Tom Fennario
APTN National News
Decades ago the province of Québec wanted to expand who policed the province.

But for the first time since its inception, a semester for the Indigenous Policing program has been cancelled…at a time when Québec needs First Nations officers more than ever.

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Producer Nouvelles Nationales d'APTN / Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Tom cut his teeth working in community television in Kahnawà:ke Mohawk Territory before joining APTN as a cameraman/editor in 2008. In 2015 he was promoted to Video Journalist. Since 2019 Tom has been a producer for the French weekly newscast Nouvelles Nationales d’APTN.