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November 3, 2023

CHRC concerned by findings of into overrepresentation of Indigenous people in prison

NationTalk: OTTAWA – Following the release of the Office of the Correctional Investigator (the OCI) 50th Annual Report and investigation into the overrepresentation of federally sentenced Indigenous individuals, Charlotte-Anne Malischewski, Interim Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Human Rights Commission, issues the following statement: The Canadian Human Rights Commission shares the Correctional Investigator’s ongoing concerns that not enough...

September 30, 2019

OHRC Policy on Eliminating Racial Profiling

Ontario Human Rights Commission – released its new Policy on eliminating racial profiling in law enforcement at the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) CEOs Day. This policy, the first of its kind in Canada, offers practical guidance to help law enforcement identify and end racial profiling. The OACP is committed to the principles outlined...