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Friday, November 1, 2013 1:05 PM
Up to $1 million is being made available for crime prevention projects that respond to youth crime and domestic violence through the latest round of civil forfeiture grants.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 10:15 AM
Beginning Nov. 30, 2013, organizations in B.C.'s volunteer and non-profit sector will be eligible for free criminal record checks for their volunteers who work with children and vulnerable adults.
Thursday, October 24, 2013 9:45 AM
A new Justice Access Centre (JAC) and the University of Victoria (UVic) Law Centre officially opened their doors today adjacent to the Victoria courthouse, bringing new and improved access to justice for south island families.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 10:30 AM
More than 690,000 British Columbians 'dropped, covered and held on' during the Great British Columbia ShakeOut earthquake drill.
Sunday, October 6, 2013 9:00 AM
Fire officials and government are encouraging British Columbians to make sure every member of their family knows the recipe for preventing kitchen fires during National Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 6-12).
Monday, September 30, 2013 11:45 AM
New regulations expand the mandate of B.C.'s Representative for Children and Youth, helping to ensure vulnerable young adults are supported during their transition to adulthood at age 19.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 1:15 PM
The BC Coroners Service has released the report and recommendations of a Death Review Panel into child and youth suicide in British Columbia.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 2:30 PM
B.C.'s Family Maintenance Enforcement Program is celebrating 25 years of operation and more than $3 billion collected for B.C. families.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 10:03 AM
Fourteen sheriffs are recipients of long service awards and two others have been recognized with high honours for outstanding achievement in B.C. Sheriff Services after an awards ceremony Saturday.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 9:34 AM
Residents of the Regional District of Central Kootenay involved in minor bylaw infractions, such as animal and zoning complaints, can now take their disputes to an independent adjudicator working outside the traditional courtroom, Attorney General and Minister of Justice Suzanne Anton announced at the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention in Vancouver.