Don’t Kill, Bill! Email Zap

Two weeks have passed since media outlets reported that Minister of Public Safety Bill Blair asked the heads of Correctional Services Canada(CSC) and the Parole Board of Canada(PBC) to put together a plan to release…

March 26 Contain COVID Not People Live Webinar!

UPDATED with video of the entire webinar! The current COVID-19 pandemic has raised significant concerns for the health and safety of incarcerated peoples who cannot, as per public health recommendations, practice social distancing. Recognizing this…

Souheil Benslimane on CanadaLand

Souheil Benslimane, coordinator and co-founder of the Jail Accountability and Information Line and co-author of a report that calls Bell’s contract with with Ontario prisons “predatory", sits down with Canada Land host Jesse Brown. READ…

Jail Hotline Takes Almost 1500 Calls in First…

In its first 6 months, volunteers at the JAIL hotline took nearly 1,500 calls from people imprisoned at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre, serving as a bridge to building community behind and beyond bars The Jail…

MARCH 2015 EDITION OF TCPC-CANADA

Tracking the Politics of Criminalization and Punishment in Canada This blog tracks and evaluates a series of “law and order” measures by the current federal government. It is written by the Criminalization and Punishment Education Project (CPEP),…