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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 10:00 AM
Leaders of British Columbia’s justice, public safety, mental health, substance use and social services sectors have committed to create an action plan on crisis response and continuity of care. The action plan is scheduled to be complete by November 2017.
Monday, December 5, 2016 11:15 AM
Government is acting to ensure greater safety and protection of those experiencing or are at risk of family violence, by using professional process servers for delivery of protection orders at no cost to applicants, in all regions of the province.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 3:55 PM
Government is adding 23 new deputy sheriffs, who start work next week in communities across the province.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 3:00 PM
Government is adding 14 new deputy sheriffs, who start work next week in communities across the Lower Mainland. Once deployed, they will provide safety and security for the courthouses and those who use them, including judges, court workers, legal professionals and the public.
Thursday, July 14, 2016 1:45 PM
Developing a trauma-informed justice system response to victims and witnesses of violent crime is one step closer to reality thanks to the support of the federal Department of Justice.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 10:30 AM
Are distracted driving laws in B.C. tough enough? Government is considering raising penalties for distracted driving and is now asking British Columbians to offer their input with the launch of a four-week consultation that runs today through July 16, 2015.
Friday, May 1, 2015 10:30 AM
On the eve of National Emergency Preparedness Week (May 3-9), and following the recent devastation in Nepal, the Province is demonstrating the impacts a major earthquake could have here at home.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 1:45 PM
In advance of Prevention of Violence Against Women Week (April 12-18, 2015), British Columbia is putting the Vision for a Violence Free BC strategy into action, investing $5 million for projects focused on ending violence against women and preventing crime.
Friday, March 27, 2015 1:15 PM
Keeping children safe and early collaborative resolution of child-protection issues are the goals of a new pilot project announced today by Attorney General and Minister of Justice Suzanne Anton.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 9:00 AM
British Columbians are invited to support local dry graduation celebrations by donating at participating BC Liquor Stores throughout the province.