Canada is a Police State

Looking at Canada's civil rights, it gives an impression and feels like living in a police state. Going anywhere regardless of the occasion, it requires a criminal record check, and everyone has come in contact with police, and it appears on the criminal record check. Therefore, Canada is a police state. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/editorials/trump-putin-and-the-threat-to-liberal-democracy/article33456219/?click=sf_globefb