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),…

The 2013-2014 Ontario Ombudsman Annual Report

The 2013-2014 Ontario Ombudsman Annual Report states that here were 416 complaints against OCDC in 2013-2014. The Report also highlights a specific case of cruelty: "In January 2013, an inmate at the Ottawa-Carleton detention Centre…