PRIVATE SECURITY AND PUBLIC POLICING IN CANADA
Private security personnel outnumbered police officers in both 1991 and 1996. In 1996, there were 59,090 police officers in Canada compared to 82,010 private security personnel: 12,230 private investigators and 69,780 security guards. As a whole, the number of private security personnel increased by 1% between 1991 and 1996, compared to a 4% drop in police officers.
Original Article Source Credits: Statistics Canada , https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/
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Original Article Posted on: 2021-04-26
Link to Original Article: https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/en/pub/85-002-x/85-002-x1998013-eng.pdf?st=SrBx-yW7