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Monday, March 11, 2013 2:00 PM
British Columbians can wear fuchsia-coloured ribbons March 11-17 to help raise awareness and mark Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness Week, which was proclaimed today by the government of B.C.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 3:00 PM
While the Prolific Offender Management (POM) pilot has now concluded, the best practices learned through the program will be continued in each of the pilot communities and incorporated throughout the province to ensure co-ordinated supervision, enforcement, and access to services for chronic offenders.
Monday, December 17, 2012 4:27 PM
The B.C. government announced immediate steps toward addressing extensive recommendations made in the final report of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry (MWCI).
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 10:15 AM
A brand-new, state-of-the-art building at the Alouette Correctional Centre for Women (ACCW) officially opens today, further increasing corrections capacity in British Columbia as well as providing a safe operating environment for both staff and inmates.
Thursday, September 6, 2012 1:15 PM
More help is on the way for southern Vancouver Island residents who need assistance with family and civil legal matters, Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond announced today.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 1:45 PM
A five-person Rapid Damage Assessment (RDA) team (one manager and two, 2-person damage assessment teams) has arrived in Sicamous and is working directly with the emergency operations centre.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 12:40 PM
As the Drug Treatment Court of Vancouver (DTCV) marks a decade since it embarked on an innovative approach to dealing with drug-addicted offenders, a recent study shows the drug court is having significant success in reducing reoffending.
Thursday, January 5, 2012 10:00 AM
The BC Coroners Service and Office of the Fire Commissioner are urging owners of mobile (manufactured) homes and operators of mobile home parks to take special care to prevent fires in the wake of a calamitous New Year's weekend for fire deaths in British Columbia.
Friday, November 4, 2011 1:30 PM
Local crime prevention leaders from around the province are being honoured today at the annual Solicitor General Community Safety and Crime Prevention Awards.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 12:12 PM
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