In the News

September 13, 2012

Shoulder to Shoulder - September 2012:

“Commissionaires actually do a lot more than just pass-control, which is what most veterans would know us for,” says Julie Graveline, who heads up Business Operations for Commissionaires Manitoba.

August 2, 2012

Shilo Stag, Manitoba - Jillian Driessen

He is no peeping tom.

There is no need to be alarmed if you see the new RHU regulating officer, Dan Merlin, in your yard.

His position as RHU regulating officer has not come without unique difficulties.

"I've been called a peeping tom!" said Merlin.

June 16, 2012

Wayne Moore, Castanet

Being singled out for what he calls a 'team effort' was a humbling experience for David Kerr.

The veteran commissionaire from Penticton was one of four members of the BC Mainland division of the Commissionaires honoured with a Queen's Diamond Jubilee medal.

April 13, 2012

Media Relations Office, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Today, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Canada's Labour Minister, congratulated the Nova Scotia division of Commissionaires and the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) for ratifying a new collective agreement.

April 9, 2012


Battle Scars - S01 E05 - Canada's Military in Peace and War. Episode 5 of Battle Scars features the following story: Commissionaires, Northern Alberta, NWT, & Nunavut division.

April 7, 2012

Darron Kloster, Times Colonist

A career navy man who went to sea as a 17-year-old and rose to commander of destroyers and minesweepers is the new chief executive of the Commissionaires.

March 13, 2012

Kelowna Capital News

A Kelowna man is facing Mischief charges after allegedly damaging a number of parking meters throughout the downtown area.

Mounties received a report that a lone man on a bicycle was attempting to break in to City-owned parking meters, March 12  at about 11:30 p.m.

March 9, 2012

Richard Rolke, Vernon Morning Star

Consistent enforcement of Enderby’s rules are meeting with success.

It’s been almost a year since the city contracted the Commissionaires — a private security firm — to take on bylaw enforcement in the community.

“He is equipped for the job and has a good knowledge of our bylaws,” said Mayor Howie Cyr of bylaw officer Don Smythe.

March 2, 2012

Re: "Afghanistan: Coming Home"

Edmonton Journal

The Calgary Herald is to be commended for drawing attention to the impact the longest combat mission in Canadian history is having on our veterans. Our brave men and women risked their lives for their country and we owe them our respect, as well as our enduring gratitude.

February 1, 2012

A target for theft, terrorism and idle curiosity, utility EPCOR turns to an outside provider for its security needs

Linda Johnson, Canadian Security Magazine
January / February 2012