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Province checking up on police 'street checks' with public consultations

The provincial government wants to develop regulations that will standardized guidelines on how street checks are carried out by Ontario’s 58 police services.

“Relevant information collected during street checks may help solve and prevent crime,” Yasir Naqvi, the minister of community safety and correctional services, said late Thursday afternoon in announcing plans for public consultations on the issue. 457 palabras más

Local News

Reevely: 'Carding' is illegal and bad policing, province's ombudsman says

Stopping people on the street to ask them who they are and what they’re up to is both against the law and bad policing, Ontario’s ombudsman said in a news conference Tuesday. 1.137 palabras más

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Ontario agency paid 350 people $845K retroactively after wrongly cutting off benefits: ombudsman

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TORONTO — Ontario’s ombudsman says complaints about the provincial agency responsible for enforcing court-ordered child and spousal support payments are growing every year. 166 palabras más

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Ontario ombudsman says he gets too many complaints about Family Responsibility Office

TORONTO — Ontario’s ombudsman says complaints about the provincial agency responsible for enforcing court-ordered child and spousal support payments are growing every year.

Andre Marin says he received 1,167 complaints about the Family Responsibility Office in 2014-15, a slight increase over the previous year but up considerably from 794 complaints two years ago. 121 palabras más

Politics

Ashley Csanady: 'Safe spaces' for politicians? Welcome to the modern campus

The culture of coddling that has stifled debate in university campuses across the continent is now being used to protect the most vulnerable individuals in higher education — student politicians. 683 palabras más

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Ontario Speaker rejects PC complaint that Hydro One misled the legislature

TORONTO – The Speaker of the Ontario legislature has ruled that there was no contempt of parliament in the Hydro One dealings with the provincial ombudsman and the government. 176 palabras más

Canada

National Post View: Something is not quite right when Ontario's watchdog needs a babysitter

Last Wednesday evening, Ontario ombudsman André Marin issued his most striking report yet. The cause? His own job. The medium? Twitter.

“In less than 48 hours, u have no Ombudsman. 449 palabras más

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