BELLEVILLE, Ont. – A whopping backlog in the RCMP’s national crime records database shows no sign of getting better soon, the force has admitted.
A spokesman for the national police agency told QMI Agency there are 430,000 criminal records waiting to be filed into the Canadian Police Information Centre database, with more piling in every day.
The backlog accounts for about 10% of the RCMP’s complete criminal record file of 4.3 million records.
Read more: Toronto Sun, July 5, 2012