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Chief Hanson's Response to Ottawa Incident

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Chief Hanson addressed the Calgary media today regarding the incident that occurred in Ottawa. “Let me first start by offering our deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the Canadian Forces member killed this morning in Ottawa. Please know the thoughts and prayers of the men and women of the Calgary Police Service are with you at this time. Second, I want you to know that our members will remain vigilant in light of what’s happened in Ottawa, however, the threat to Canada and its frontline members is not new. We have known for some time that nowhere in the world is immune to this, and Canada is no exception. We are alert to the risk and well-trained to deal with these situations. I know there are a lot of questions and anxiety around what has happened and whether it could happen here, and I would be pleased to answer any questions.” Watch the full press conference here.