NATIONAL POST – IT’S TAKING THE RCMP LONGER THAN ANTICIPATED TO DIGITIZE CANADA’S NATIONAL DATABASE OF CRIMINAL RECORDS – But internal agency records obtained earlier this year by Alberta blogger Dennis Young through an access-to-information request revealed that as of August 2016, there were still 570,639 criminal files that hadn’t been uploaded to the database, which contains more than 4.4 million individual files. By Douglas Quan, September 7, 2017

CANADA FREE PRESS – RCMP REPORT CPIC BACKLOG OF 570,639 FINGERPRINT FILES By Dennis R. Young & Dr. Gary A. Mauser – March 29, 2017