Apr 242015
 
 April 24, 2015  Breaches, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Alex Boutilier reports:

A busload of American college and university students was strip-searched by Canadian border guards three years ago in an incident that violated government policy and may have contravened the Charter of Rights of Freedoms, documents show.

According to an internal Canadian Border Services Agency report that was obtained by Metroland Media and the Toronto Star, the mass strip search was carried out at the Thousand Islands Bridge border crossing in Lansdowne, Ont., on Dec. 31, 2011.

Read more on The Toronto Star.

  One Response to “Mass strip search of U.S. students by Canadian guards broke policy, documents show”

  1. Looks Like Canada Has Taken A Page Out Of The TSA/DHS Police State Handbook.