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Ministry News

Feb. 5, 2016Ontario Funding New Research on Sexual Violence and Harassment - Research to Examine Survivor Experiences and Police Practices

Dec. 18, 2015'Tis the Season for Holiday Fire Safety - Tips from the Ontario Fire Marshal to Protect Your Family

Dec. 1, 2015Ontario Passes Police Record Checks Legislation - Province Removing Barriers to Opportunity and Promoting Fairness

Nov. 19, 2015Province investing in Hamilton Wentworth Detention Centre - Upgrades will increase safety, functionality and create local jobs

Nov. 9, 2015Province seeking input on Death Investigation System - Proposed changes would strengthen accountability and transparency

Nov. 5, 2015Ontario kicks off second annual Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - Carbon monoxide alarms help keep families safe

Oct. 28, 2015Province taking action to prohibit carding and street checks - Clear new rules will protect civil liberties and support community safety.

Oct. 6, 2015Smoke alarms keep families safe - Ontario helps launch Fire Prevention Week 2015

Aug. 13, 2015Province developing a new strategy for a safer Ontario - Ontario to modernize the delivery of community safety

Aug. 6, 2015Ontario supporting 25 community crime-prevention programs - Province investing over $2 million to enhance community safety

July 31, 2015Ontario introduces enhanced standards of care for marine mammals - New requirements posted for public comment

July 30, 2015Ontario launches public consultations on police street checks - New provincewide regulation will safeguard human rights

June 16, 2015Ontario to Standardize Police Street Checks - Provincewide Rules to Ensure Fairness and Public Confidence

June 3, 2015Ontario removing barriers to opportunity through changes to police record checks - New legislation would protect public safety, individual civil liberties

May 28, 2015 – Legislation passes to increase oversight and protection for marine mammals - Province ending acquisition and breeding of killer whales

May 26, 2015Ontario opens new opp detachment in kawartha lakes - Province modernizing local police detachments, helping build safer communities

May 5, 2015Ontario investing in new regional intermittent centre for elgin middlesex - State-of-the-art facility to help protect staff and inmates

May 4, 2015 – Ontario unveils new provincial emergency operations centre - Province marks 20th Annual Emergency Preparedness Week

March 23, 2015 – Province sets stage for new standards of care for marine mammals - Ontario takes action to end the acquisition and breeding of orcas

Feb. 25, 2015 – Ontario testing its ability to respond to large-scale emergencies - Heavy urban search and rescue exercise underway in windsor

Jan. 26, 2015 – Respecting trans inmates - New policy recognizes gender identity and gender expression

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