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…

Prisoner files lawsuit, says OCDC doctor missed chest…

Photo from Ottawa Citizen, July 4, 2014 OCDC in the media again: Prisoner files lawsuit, says Ottawa jail doctor missed chest infection A man in OCDC was reportedly denied medical attention, leading him to develop pneumonia and…

July 2 Meeting on Conditions at OCDC

Update: July 2 Meeting on Conditions at OCDC Thank you to all those who came to the public meeting on July 2, 2014 to discuss the ongoing campaign to fight for better conditions at OCDC.…