Irwin Nanda, executive vice-president of Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL), is calling for an independent investigation of police training, policies and practices across the province. It comes on the heels of the fatal shooting of teen Sammy Yatim on a TTC streetcar in July.
Video: ‘Police encounters with people in crisis’ report released
Former Supreme Court of Canada justice Frank Iacobucci spoke about his recommendations in his report titled ‘police encounters with people in crisis’. The 350 page report outlines 84 recommendations for police. The report was sparked following the killing of Toronto teenager Sammy Yatim, 18, on an empty streetcar last summer.