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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 10:30 AM
The number of illicit drug deaths in B.C. continues to be a major cause of concern, with April 2017 showing the second-highest recorded numbers in a single month in the province, according to the latest statistics from the BC Coroners Service.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 10:00 AM
As part of the Provincial Domestic Violence Plan, the Province is investing more than $1.5 million to continue to expand and strengthen supports for those affected by domestic violence in B.C.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 4:38 PM
Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Morris has issued the following statement in response to the appointment of B.C.’s new Deputy Commissioner and Commanding Officer of the RCMP in B.C.
Monday, February 27, 2017 10:30 AM
In an effort to enhance 9-1-1 call-answer and police dispatch services on Southern Vancouver Island, police agencies in Greater Victoria and the Capital Regional District (CRD) will join forces and operate out of a new shared state-of-the-art post-disaster facility.
Friday, February 17, 2017 11:30 AM
As part of Budget 2017, government is investing $5 million to support the ongoing work of the Joint Task Force on Overdose Response.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 7:25 PM
A coroner’s inquest jury has issued 21 recommendations to try to reduce the toll from illicit drug deaths in B.C.
Thursday, January 5, 2017 3:40 PM
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a woman who died following a motor vehicle incident east of Tete Jaune Cache, near Valemount, on Dec. 30, 2016.
Monday, December 19, 2016 10:00 AM
Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Morris and Minister of Health Terry Lake, issued the following joint statement in response to the BC Coroners Service updated numbers on overdose fatalities.
Monday, December 19, 2016 9:35 AM
Updated statistics released today from the BC Coroners Service show the number of illicit drug overdose deaths increased throughout B.C. in November. Government and its partners have taken many significant steps to address the overdose crisis this month.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 4:04 PM
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died following a workplace accident in Vernon on Dec. 9, 2016.