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Crown Attorney Elected to National Board for Mental Health

Oct. 26, 2020 - 08:58 AM

Aileen McGinty, Crown attorney with the Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service, was recently elected vice chair of the Canadian Mental Health Association’s national board of directors.

Crown Attorney Dedicated to Human Trafficking Offences

Jul. 08, 2020 - 09:09 AM

Senior Crown attorney Josie McKinney will become this province’s first Crown attorney dedicated to the prosecution of human trafficking offences.

Fair Treatment of African Nova Scotians

Jun. 15, 2020 - 2:36 PM

NOTE: The following is a statement from Martin Herschorn, director of public prosecutions. As prosecutors, Crown attorneys of the Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service are committed to the fair treatment of all members of the public who encounter the criminal justice system, including African Nova Scotians. We are disgusted by the recent acts of violence that have resulted in the loss of black lives including George Floyd. We condemn the past and present-day violence that continues to be inflicted upon black people, including violence by people sworn to protect and serve our community.

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