The Honourable Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
The RCMP has a clear plan for modernization in the coming years, much of which is reflected in the results outlined in this Departmental Plan. This Government is committed to supporting the RCMP in its vision to be a modern, healthy, and effective organization.
The RCMP is undergoing a period of transformation with the vision of becoming an even more trusted and inclusive organization that is accountable and committed to its employees, its partners, and the communities it serves. This vision sets out its goals for modernization with a focus on its people, its culture, its stewardship, and its policing services. A healthy and engaged workforce is essential to the RCMP’s role in fostering a safe and secure
In 2019-20, Federal Policing will continue to focus on threats to the safety and security of the
people of Canada and Canadian interests. An updated Federal Policing strategic plan will be
launched in early 2019-20 to direct the work of Federal Policing across the country and
internationally. In order to guide evidence-based decision making, Federal Policing will continue
to identify technological tools, develop more accurate information systems, build its operations
on sound research and intelligence analysis and modernize its human resources model to address the changing threat environment and align our resources to the highest threats to Canada and Canadians.