Bylaw Officer Assaults A Man And Wasn’t Charged

Bylaw Officer Assaults A Man And Wasn’t Charged

On April 4th, an Ottawa father was assaulted by a bylaw officer and given a $2,000 fine. He says he was singled out of the crowd who were asked to leave Michelle Heights park. Because no charges were laid against the bylaw officer for the assault, the Ottawa father...
June 2020 Update to Ontario Courts’ Response to COVID-19

June 2020 Update to Ontario Courts’ Response to COVID-19

In response to the uncertainty of the pandemic, Ontario criminal courts will continue to operate on a reduced schedule. Matters will be automatically postponed unless the Court or your lawyer tells you otherwise. For the occasional matters that do proceed during the...
Email Addresses for Ontario Courthouses

Email Addresses for Ontario Courthouses

In the wake of COVID-19 (corona virus) the Ontario Court of Justice is now posting email address for urgent filings. How can I email the courthouse in Ontario? Here is the list of emails for Ontario Courthouses (Ontario Court of Justice – OCJ): Region City Email...
Toronto Police Conduct Too Many Strip Searches, Report Says

Toronto Police Conduct Too Many Strip Searches, Report Says

A recent report has found that Toronto police conduct more strip searches than any other police force in Ontario, and Gerry McNeilly, Independent Police Review Director, says it’s time to take a look at the issue. Strip searches are defined as the rearranging or...