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Commanding Officer, D Division

Assistant Commissioner Jane MacLatchy

Assistant Commissioner Jane MacLatchy

Originally from Nova Scotia, Assistant Commissioner MacLatchy spent her late teenage years in Ontario and graduated from Carleton University in Ottawa with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. In 1988, she fulfilled a childhood dream when she was sworn in as a regular member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

During the course of her career, she has gained extensive experience through numerous postings across Canada, including General Duty Policing, the Musical Ride, Immigration/Passport and War Crimes Investigations, Major Events Security, Federal Security Coordination for the Vancouver 2010 Olympics and Paralympics, Federal Security Coordination for the 2010 G8/G20, North West Regional Ethics Officer, Crime Prevention/Crime Reduction, and Executive Officer Development and Resourcing.

Protective Policing has been a constant interest throughout her career; while working with Major Events, she served as the Security Liaison Officer embedded with Team Canada at Olympics and Paralympics in Athens, Torino, and Beijing and at the Pan Am Games in Rio de Janeiro.

In May, 2017, she was appointed as the Director of Parliamentary Protective Service in Ottawa where she oversaw the physical security mandate for the Parliament of Canada, including the protection of hundreds of parliamentarians, thousands of employees, and millions of visitors across the Parliamentary Precinct.

In February, 2019, she was named as the Assistant Commissioner of the Manitoba RCMP. As the Assistant Commissioner, she is responsible for over 1000 regular members and approximately 500 civilian members and public service employees serving in 80 detachments across the province and at the Manitoba RCMP headquarters in Winnipeg.

Assistant Commissioner MacLatchy is happily married and a grandmother to a young grandson whom she loves to spoil. She is a dog lover with three rescue dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys riding and training horses as well as camping.

Commanding Officer's Cultural Diversity Advisory Committee

Commanding Officer's Indigenous Advisory Committee