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Thursday, March 22, 2012 9:00 AM
Geoffrey Cowper, QC, the independent chair conducting the review of B.C.'s criminal justice system, has delivered the first of several progress reports to Justice Minister and Attorney General Shirley Bond.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 1:45 PM
Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond announced that the Province has reached a final agreement with the federal government for a new RCMP contract, a milestone achievement that reflects the Province's vision for a new partnership based on transparency and accountability.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 10:00 AM
The rise in popularity of smart phones with social media applications can put consumers at risk of fraud.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 1:46 PM
The Province has introduced amendments to the Motion Picture Act to give Consumer Protection BC the tools it needs to better protect the interests of individuals and families, and to adapt to changing technology.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 10:00 AM
Scam artists continue to target British Columbian seniors through deceptive 'sweepstakes' opportunities that come through the mail. It's an age-old trick and unfortunately seniors continue to be victims of this type of scheme.
Monday, March 12, 2012 1:40 PM
Legislation that will help remove financial incentives to crime by improving the effectiveness of criminal forfeiture was introduced today by Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond.
Friday, March 9, 2012 11:30 AM
British Columbia has partnered with five other Canadian provinces to retain a national legal consortium to prosecute health-care cost-recovery claims against Canadian tobacco manufacturers.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 11:15 AM
For several months, phone scammers have been targeting British Columbians by pretending to be with a reputable computer software company, asking to perform urgent software updates and requesting hundreds of dollars as a fee for their service.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 2:10 PM
Bill 25, the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2012, was introduced in the legislature today by Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 10:30 AM
As a result of funding increases in Budget 2012, the provincial government is hiring 36 additional probation officers to support the implementation of a new supervision approach that has been proven to reduce the rate of reoffending.