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Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:15 AM
Domestic violence perpetrators, who previously only received intervention services following conviction, will soon have access to new, preventative community-based programs that can be attended before a crime is committed.
Friday, February 6, 2015 11:15 AM
The new Violence Free BC (VFBC) strategy lays out a long-term vision of ending violence against women in this province.
Monday, January 19, 2015 1:30 PM
The Legal Services Society (LSS) has ratified a tentative agreement with the Professional Employees Association (PEA), negotiated under the Economic Stability Mandate.
Friday, October 3, 2014 10:45 AM
The Province and its road safety partners honoured the life and legacy of Alexa Middelaer with the unveiling of a new mobile road safety unit - Alexa’s bus - to be used as a tool in the fight against drinking and driving.
Monday, September 29, 2014 2:00 PM
The B.C. government, the Government of Canada, and the Canadian Red Cross have brought the Canadian Red Cross Health Emergency Response Unit (ERU) training to British Columbia for the first time as they work together to strengthen preparation and response to a catastrophic disaster such as an earthquake.
Friday, June 20, 2014 11:00 AM
Updated June 23, 2014 - per drink minimum prices now accurately reflect serving size
Thursday, May 29, 2014 6:04 PM
After 48 sitting days, representing an estimated 330 hours of debate, government has delivered a successful legislative session that supports throne speech promises to control spending, open new markets and attract new investment, improve infrastructure, protect our environment and modernize B.C.'s laws.
Thursday, May 29, 2014 1:00 PM
A pilot project that helps high-risk inmates transition back into society through housing, health and community supports has shown promise in reducing criminal behaviour among program participants and is being implemented at three B.C. correctional centres.
Monday, May 26, 2014 12:30 PM
Devoting their time and energy to helping those in need, this year’s Public Safety Lifeline Volunteer award winners have made significant contributions to emergency and disaster response in British Columbia.
Monday, April 14, 2014 8:00 AM
Attorney General and Minister of Justice Suzanne Anton and Minister of Children and Family Development Stephanie Cadieux have issued the following statement in recognition of Prevention of Violence Against Women Week, April 13-19, 2014: