A candidate who was found guilty of an offence for which he was granted a pardon or a conditional or absolute discharge can be admitted to the Basic Training Program in Police Patrolling.
Decision rendered by the Supreme Court of Canada on August 1, 2008, in Montreal v. Quebec (Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse)(495 KB),  2 R.C.S. 698; 2008 SCC 48.
A candidate who was found guilty of an offence under the Youth Criminal Justice Act can be admitted to the Basic Training Program in Police Patrolling if
This candidate is then deemed to have never been accused or found guilty.
For more information on the matter, refer to the Department of Justice Canada.
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