933 releases issued in the specified time period for Justice
March 27, 2008 3:47 PM
JUSTICE--Funding for Community Programs Helps Prevent Crime
NOTE: A list of organizations receiving grants follows the release.
More than 30 communities are receiving one-time grants this week from the Department of Justice for projects that support Nova Scotia's crime prevention strategy, Time to Fight Crime Together.
March 19, 2008 3:00 PM
JUSTICE--Queens Counsel Appointment Announced
Another recipient of the prestigious Queen's Counsel designation was announced today, March 19, by Justice Minister and Attorney General Cecil Clarke.
Le gouvernement veut connaître l'opinion du public au sujet de la loi sur les directives personnelles
March 12, 2008 9:36 AM
JUSTICE/SANTÉ--Le gouvernement veut connaître l'opinion du public au sujet de la loi sur les directives personnelles
La province invite le public, les représentants de la justice et les organismes de soins de santé à partager leurs commentaires et leurs idées sur les décisions relatives aux soins personnels.
March 12, 2008 9:35 AM
JUSTICE/HEALTH--Government Seeks Public Input on Personal Directives Legislation
The province is inviting the public, justice representatives and health care organizations to share their ideas surrounding the making of personal care decisions.
March 5, 2008 11:57 AM
JUSTICE--Minister Releases Part One of Taser Review
The first part of a ministerial review of the policies and use of conductive energy devices, commonly known as Tasers, was released today, March 5, by Justice Minister Cecil Clarke.
March 4, 2008 1:29 PM
JUSTICE--Daylight Saving Time Begins this Weekend
Nova Scotians will experience brighter evenings beginning Sunday, March 9 at 2 a.m., when daylight saving time takes effect. People are reminded to set their clocks ahead one hour.
February 29, 2008 3:25 PM
JUSTICE--Fix Youth Crime Campaign Returns to Ottawa
Nova Scotia continues to get a positive response from the federal government on the province's campaign to fix the country's youth crime law.
February 28, 2008 4:27 PM
JUSTICE--Nova Scotia Applauds New Anti-crime Law
The federal government's new anti-crime law is good news for Nova Scotians, Justice Minister Cecil Clarke said today, Feb. 28.
February 28, 2008 2:43 PM
JUSTICE--Community Grants to Prevent Crime
Communities in Nova Scotia will receive one-time grants from the Department of Justice under the crime prevention strategy, Time to Fight Crime Together.
February 28, 2008 8:35 AM
JUSTICE--Community Safety Order Issued
The Department of Justice is carrying out a community safety order today, Feb. 28, at 42 Douglas Ave., Berwick.
February 15, 2008 3:45 PM
JUSTICE--Fix Youth Crime Campaign in Ottawa
Justice Minister Cecil Clarke has taken Nova Scotia's campaign to fix the federal youth crime law to the nation's capital.
February 13, 2008 1:10 PM
JUSTICE--Campaign Launched to Fix Federal Youth Crime Law
Justice Minister and Attorney General Cecil Clarke is calling on Nova Scotians to join him in seeking changes to the federal Youth Criminal Justice Act.
February 8, 2008 11:22 AM
JUSTICE--Queens Counsel Appointments Announced
Fourteen recipients of the prestigious Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) designation were announced today, Feb. 8, by Justice Minister and Attorney General Cecil Clarke.
February 7, 2008 8:33 AM
JUSTICE--Police Services Consultations Underway
Justice Minister and Attorney General Cecil Clarke is consulting with law enforcement agencies, municipalities and other justice interest groups on the future of policing services in Nova Scotia.
January 25, 2008 1:48 PM
JUSTICE--Province Announces Additional Policing
Communities across Nova Scotia received 70 additional police officers today, Jan. 25, as part of the province's commitment to help make neighbourhoods safer.
January 22, 2008 3:16 PM
JUSTICE--Department Notifies Public About Arrest Warrant
The Department of Justice is notifying the public about a Halifax man who was released as a result of a wrongful interpretation of a warrant of remand.
January 3, 2008 11:49 AM
JUSTICE--Minister Orders Improvement Plan
Justice Minister Cecil Clarke has ordered the Town of Westville to submit a plan to address concerns about police governance issues.
December 20, 2007 2:46 PM
JUSTICE--Progress on Youth Court Case Processing
Progress is being made on reducing youth court case processing time.
December 14, 2007 10:18 AM
JUSTICE--Inmate Back in Custody
An inmate who was released in error Thursday, Dec. 13, from the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Burnside, is back in custody.
December 13, 2007 6:16 PM
JUSTICE--Inmate at Large
An inmate was released in error today, Dec. 13 from the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Burnside.