Video: Toews pledges to arm border guards by 2016 Add to ... CP Video Published Wednesday, Oct. 17 2012, 4:16 PM EDT Last updated Wednesday, Oct. 17 2012, 4:22 PM EDT Public Safety Minister Vic Toews says the government is committed to supplying Canada's border guards with firearms by 2016. Mr. Toews says speeding up the training process could be a security risk Watch More Video: Toews pledges to arm border guards by 2016 No-money-down gun financing at B.C. store Police identify gunman in Maryland mall shooting Shots fired at German ambassador's residence Bells toll in Newtown for 26 shooting victims Christmas cards from B.C.'s gun-toting Santa Claus return 'Anti-Canadian' comments found on border guard chat board Saskatoon police concerned about increase handgun use Trial in ‘Surrey Six’ killings will indicate B.C.'s position on gang crime B.C. gang war back in spotlight as trial for men accused of slaying bystanders begins Why are these Canadians playing cowboy? Why we need a discussion around tasers Take a trip in a WWI war plane ShowBiz News: 50 Cent has his day in court Last U.S. state poised to drop concealed-gun ban Going south? Check out these time-saving tips from border guards Border security leads debate on immigration Ontario teen faces charges after shooting himself in the foot with a shotgun Toews ducks questions on CSIS, RCMP information sharing Explosive devices, guns and drugs found in L.A. home Video: Progress in New Orleans shooting probe, police say Comments AA More Related to this Story Shooting Border guard shot at Peace Arch identified Also Border guard shot at Peace Arch crossing in B.C.