Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 11:02 AM
Our partners at the Cambridge Centre for Evidence-based Policing (CCEBP) have produced new research which identifies a way of pin-pointing violent crime with a lot more data than has been shown as unused so far.
The majority of violent incidents recorded by ambulance and emergency services are not reported to the police. As this article, which examined data from West Midlands, U.K., reveals, adding medical data could increase the number of identified violent offences by 15 to 20% to the...
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 08:20 PM
Statement by the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police
Ontario’s New Enforcement Measures Regarding the COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Orders
Ontario’s police leaders know that Ontarians expect their police officers and all police personnel to continue to play an important role in combatting the challenges posed by COVID-19. The current third wave of the pandemic poses an extraordinary threat to public health and police officers will do their part in...
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 01:02 PM
The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) has endorsed Bill 274, Intimate Partner Violence Disclosure Act, 2021, a Private Members Bill proposed by MPP Jennie Stevens (St. Catharines) also known as Clare’s Law. In Canada, intimate partner violence accounts for one-quarter of all police-reported violent crimes.
Equally concerning is the fact that, on average, 70 victims are murdered each year by their intimate partners. These victims are usually women and it is estimated that...
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 12:58 PM
Congratulations to the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) on the selection of its new Executive Director, Ms. Aviva Rotenberg. She will assume the leadership of our national association on Monday, May 3, 2021.
Ms. Rotenberg comes to the CACP from the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) where she devoted 15 years of her career in supporting the goals and objectives of the association as the Director of Strategic Initiatives and as a past Director of Professional Development.
Posted on Friday, April 16, 2021 12:54 PM
Chief Nishan Duraiappah will be the featured speaker at this year’s Safe City Mississauga 10th annual Justice Luncheon on April 27, 2021, from 11:45 am-1:00 pm EST. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and for the health and safety of attendees the event will be online. Prior to the event, ticket buyers will be sent a unique link to access the event.
Funds raised from registration will go directly to supporting Safe Mississauga programs and services and 100% of the registration fee is eligible for a...