Policing in a Pandemic Environment

On 26 August 2020 three serving police officers spoke to spoke to RUSI(NS) and guests by video-conference about aspects of policing in the ongoing pandemic.

Inspector Blair Bannerman, New Glasgow Regional Police, spoke about operational challenges. His presentation was titled “Policing in a Pandemic Environment.”

Corporal Shawn Reynolds, RCMP, spoke about support behind the officers out front. His presentation was titled “Division Emergency Operation Centre: Supporting Those Who Do.”

Corporal Deepak Prasad, RCMP, spoke about effects on police and resiliency. His presentation was titled “Policing in a Pandemic Enviornment – The Wellness Lens.”

The presentation slides are attached here:

A recording of the Zoom session is available on request to RUSI(NS).

RUSI(NS) Staff

Editorial Staff at RUSI (NS). This work is the sole opinion of the author and does not necessarily represent the views of the Canadian Department of National Defence, the Canadian Armed Forces, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police or the Royal United Services Institute of Nova Scotia.