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Offender Assaulted at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility

Sept. 22, 2017 - 4:05 PM

Justice -- An offender was assaulted by three other offenders at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Dartmouth at 5:40 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21.

New Judge Appointed to Provincial and Family Court

Sept. 19, 2017 - 11:02 AM

Justice -- Nova Scotia has a new provincial and family court judge.

Government Makes Investments to Improve Accessibility

Sept. 18, 2017 - 10:22 AM

Justice -- NOTE: The full list of grant recipients is listed at the end of this release. Nova Scotia’s first Accessibility Act has been proclaimed, part of government’s commitment to a more inclusive province.

Head of Province’s Serious Incident Response Team to Retire

Sept. 14, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Justice -- Ron MacDonald, head of the Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT), is retiring next month after 26 years in the civil service.

Halifax Homicide Case Added to Rewards Program

Sept. 12, 2017 - 2:08 PM

Justice -- The homicide of Lori Katherine Jollimore has been added to the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program.

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