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Ottawa police release first report on controversial carding, street checks

Ottawa police have released their first ever report into the controversial practise of street checks, also known as carding, and some lawyers and racial rights groups aren't happy with the data.

Ottawa police carding policy criticized by some

CBC News: Ottawa at 6:00

6 years ago
2:27
Ottawa police have released their first ever report into the controversial practice of street checks, also known as carding, and some people aren't happy with the numbers. 2:27

Ottawa police have released their first ever report into the controversial practise of street checks, also known as carding, and some lawyers and racial rights groups aren't happy with the data.

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