The Future of Parole – brief by Graham Stewart

June 26, 2019

Presumptive Gradual Release For submission to the Parole Board of Canada Academic Think Tank on Community Corrections 2019 An Opinion Graham Stewart With this paper it is my intention to encourage discussion about the potential benefits of parole decision-making based...

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JHS Canada Statement re: CCLA report “Set up to Fail”

July 23, 2014

For Immediate Release July 23, 2014 Statement by Catherine Latimer, Executive Director of the John Howard Society of Canada on the need to fix our broken bail system. “Today, the Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) released a comprehensive study calling...

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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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