Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News


17 May 2011

Toronto Star (Ontario)

Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair gave special authorization for a female officer to carry her service gun at all times of the day and night to protect herself against her former boss, a police tribunal has heard. The officer, who alleges she was sexually harassed by former Staff Inspector Steve Izzett, also had an alarm installed at her home. As well, the local police force where she lives was notified to immediately contact Toronto police if a 911 call came from her... (

Read More: Toronto Star (Ontario)