Inside Canada’s Corrections System

November 16, 2016 |

Article from TVO Air Date: Nov 16, 2016 The Ontario government recently appointed Howard Sapers, the federal correctional investigator, to look into the use of segregation – generally known as solitary confinement – and ways to improve the province’s prison...

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The True Cost of Tough on Crime

July 18, 2012 |

Press Release Catherine Gogan and Catherine Latimer, National Post · Jul. 18, 2012 In a recent article (“The payoff for being tough on crime”, July 11), Public Safety Minister Vic Toews claims that the John Howard Society “distorts the facts,”...

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The Omnibus Crime Bill

September 16, 2011 |

Press Release Kingston, September 16, 2011 The John Howard Society of Canada is committed to community safety and looks forward to contributing to effective legislative reforms and supporting programs. The John Howard Society of Canada is concerned about current crowding...

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