The communications system of the Quebec police force was faulty on the evening of the saber attack, where two people were killed on October 31, TVA Nouvelles has been confirmed.
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The computerized call dispatch system, the RAO, among other things, allows police officers to obtain real-time information from the dashboard of their patrol.
During the emergency of October 31, several problems were noted by the police, to the point where the RAO was replaced by another system, the SERA, which also has reliability problems.
In fact, Quebec police officers say they communicated this issue to the management of the SPVQ five months ago.
The RAO communication system implemented in May 2019 cost $ 30 million.
A press conference is expected on this subject.