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Bank of Montreal, Upper Canada Mall Branch rasies $1000.00 for CCVF Scholarship fund.

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Article by: Peter Small Toronto Star
Toronto – Suspect ‘justified’ in taking swing at cop with fence board, … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – NATIONAL CRIME VICTIM AWARENESS WEEK IN CANADA
YORK UNIVERSITY AND CCVF FORG … (read more…)

Article by: Henry Stancu Toronto Star
– Karen (Sweet) Fraser, the widow of Michael Sweet, the Toronto police officer who was mur … (read more…)

Article by: By Janice Tibbetts, Canwest News ServiceMarch
– Canada’s first watchdog for crime victims has himself become a vict … (read more…)

Article by: Janice Tibbits , Canwest News service
OTTAWA — –
Canada’s first watchdog for crime victims has … (read more…)

Article by: By MICHELE MANDEL
Ontario’s most heinous young offenders may as well be at camp –
The teen who stabbed his brother … (read more…)

Ottawa – I applaud our Government. Congratulations to Prime Minister Harper.
For the first time ever, Victims rights have been i … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – IT APPEARS THAT WE ARE DIVIDED ON THE POLL ABOUT ENVIRONMENT CONTRIBUTING TO … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – CCVF SUPPORTS MINISTER NICHOLSON’S
ANNOUNCEMENT OF PROPOSALS TO STRENGTHEN … (read more…)

Article by: Dr. Stanton Samenow
– The Search for a “Motive” for a Crime
In the Washington Post of December 10, 2009, the sub-he … (read more…)

Article by: Tracy McGlaughlin, Toronto Sun
Barrie – Sometimes watching our Canadian justice system unfold in th … (read more…)

Article by: Dr Stanton Samenow
USA – Consumers of popular lore and many adherents to contemporary sociological … (read more…)

Article by: By TRACY MCLAUGHLIN, SPECIAL TO SUN MEDIA
Barrie, Ontario – ANOTHER INNOCENT FAMILY SENTENCED TO LI … (read more…)

Article by: By LORRIE GOLDSTEIN
Toronto

With the federal Conservatives trying to take some baby steps to … (read more…)

Article by: National post
OTTAWA – OTTAWA – The unelected Senate has retreated from a fight with elected MPs ov … (read more…)

Article by: Sidhartha Banerjee, THE CANADIAN PRESS
MONTREAL – September 13, 2009
Man seeks government compens … (read more…)

New Zealand – Victims of violent crime want an end to defendants “hiding” behind the right to silence in court but civil rights e … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback

Vancouver – “The Last Six Minutes” – A Mother’s Loss and Quest for Justice

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Article by: By MICHELE MANDEL
– A murderer among us
‘We seem to be doing back-flips for this kid:’ Cop
By MICHELE MANDEL
Last … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – We wish to thank everyone who has supported the CCVF and let you know that ou … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – Joe Wamback, Chair of the CCVF presents a $25,000.00 cheque to Dr Susan Taske … (read more…)

CANADA – OTTAWA, June 5, 2009 – The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attor … (read more…)

The son of a woman who was raped, strangled, and left to rot in the woods has been barred from the killer’s parole hearing. Jeremy Mead, who was s … (read more…)

Ottawa – Feds expanding sex offender registry
The Canadian Press
OTTAWA — New federal legislation to expand the national sex … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – “Through the Valley of the Shadow”
New book based on a true story by Rod Geh … (read more…)

Article by: Jacqueline Lawrence

Huntsville –
March 5, 2008 – by Jacqueline Lawrence
It has been nearly two years since 20-y … (read more…)

Article by: Rosie DiManno
Toronto – Knowing the psychopath next door
March 23, 2009
ROSIE DIMANNO

Conscie … (read more…)

Article by: By TRACY MCLAUGHLIN
– Anguished, angry victim says ‘it would not cost taxpayers a dime’
By TRACY MCLAUGHLIN
Last U … (read more…)

Scottland – Greater support for victims of crime
20/02/2009
The forthcoming Criminal Justice & Licensing Bill will provide … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback

Ottawa – It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of Mr. Gary Rosenfeld … (read more…)

Article by: TRACY MCLAUGHLIN,
BARRIE – Slain teen gets identity back as trial starts
By TRACY MCLAUGHLIN, SPEC … (read more…)

Article by: Adolfo Rengel
Toronto – Hello everyone!!! Adolfo Rengel will be organizing a candlelight vigil for … (read more…)

Article by: Globe and Mail March 23, 2004
– Young people from middle- and upper-class families are as likely to commit crimes as … (read more…)

Article by: BOB MITCHELL
– Sadistic killing at 14 may yet land youth offender in prison
Nov 08, 2008 04:30 AM
BOB MITCHELL
S … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
ALL OF CANADA – No more free rides, Dion warns Harper

By THE CANADIAN PRESS

OTTAW … (read more…)

Article by: By TOM GODFREY, SUN MEDIA
TORONTO – 15-year-old on armed robbery rap in Durham before T.O. shooting … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
– Just a reminder to all who participate in our web polls.

WEB POLL RESULTS ARE SUBMITTED TO ALL LEVE … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON
– It should not have happened.
Saying last week’s double stabbing murder of two innocent women in … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON

Last Updated: 21st October 2008, 3:41am
How much money does this province owe Sarah John?
I … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON
– “We do not keep statistics on sureties”
— Attorney General spokesman Brendan Crawley on how mu … (read more…)

Article by: By TAMARA CHERRY AND ROB LAMBERTI, SUN MEDIA
Toronto – AOTHER SUCESS STORY?????

Rescued by proje … (read more…)

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Article by: By MICHAEL PLATT
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Article by: Joe Wamback

Toronto – McMurtry Report issued today.
For details see link below … (read more…)

Vaughan Ontario – Please click on link to view speech and video … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback

Toronto – Joe Wamback presents Mohammed Ashareh with a $10,000.00 CCVF scholarship to … (read more…)

Article by: Janice Tibbetts, Canwest News Service Published: Monday, July 14, 2008
– OTTAWA – Judges are routinely waiving a fed … (read more…)

Article by: Ed Healey
Newmarket – Victims forgotten

Today, in Ontario and the rest of Canada, we are faced … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback

Vaughan Ontario – Cracking down on criminals and putting victims first
Prime Ministe … (read more…)

Article by: CHRIS DOUCETTE, SUN MEDIA
BRAMPTON — – One day too late
Couple killed before suspect was to face … (read more…)

Article by: Joe Wamback
Toronto – Communiqué — Press Release Feb 5, 2008
Bill C-2

• Minimum Mandatory S … (read more…)

Article by: CityNews.ca Staff
Toronto
Toronto’s latest murder victim was identified Sunday as a 42-year-old … (read more…)

Article by: By TOM BRODBECK
– Where does it end?

The real question about Joseph Robert Davis, arrested by police Wednesday fo … (read more…)

Article by: By DON PEAT, SUN MEDIA

The alleged killers of Stefanie Rengel would not face lengthy terms in jail for the crime. … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON
Toronto

You can add the name Stefanie Rengel to the already enormous list … (read more…)

Article by: By LORRIE GOLDSTEIN, TORONTO SUN

Canada’s ridiculous statutory release program has been a disaster

Imagine a C … (read more…)

Article by: By KATHLEEN HARRIS, NATIONAL BUREAU
OTTAWA — – OTTAWA — The mother of a teenaged son who was bru … (read more…)

Article by: CTV.ca News Staff
– The Correctional Service of Canada Review Panel released its 250-page report to Public Safety M … (read more…)

Article by: By LORRIE GOLDSTEIN

There’s no chatter as deafening as that of Canada’s chattering classes when it comes to fig … (read more…)

Article by: By MARK BONOKOSKI
HUNTSVILLE — –
Before the break of dawn this morning, Ted and Leena Coward wi … (read more…)

Article by: By BRETT CLARKSON, SUN MEDIA
– Richard Steele, who served jail time after cops tapped his phone in the Jane Creba mu … (read more…)

Article by: By KEVIN CONNOR, SUN MEDIA
Mississauga – Luigi Macchia remains so petrified after being attacked in … (read more…)

Article by: Angela Bianchi

Toronto – THIS IS A MUST READ.

NICK AND HIS FAMILY ARE OUR FRIENDS.

“TRAGEDI … (read more…)

Article by: By ROB TRIPP, SUN MEDIA
KINGSTON – ONTARIO – The release to a federal halfway house of a sexual pre … (read more…)

Article by: By ROB LAMBERTI, SUN MEDIA
Toronto – “Canine collar for Rambo”
Police dog ‘arrests’ suspects

Toronto police dog … (read more…)

Article by: PAUL LEGALL TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE

August 18, 2007

PAUL LEGALL

The Stoney Creek man who drove the getaway car … (read more…)

Article by: THE HAMILTON SPECTATOR
– September 08, 2007

(Sep 8, 2007)
A Stoney Creek man arrested this week for shooting a p … (read more…)

(Toronto, ON) – –
The nearly $700,000 that Dalton McGuinty’s Attorney General spent on hotel rooms at the Blue Mountain Res … (read more…)

– York Regional Police Officer Killed Trying To Stop Airbag Theft Ring
Thursday August 2, 2007
CityNews.ca Staff

He was trying to stop a ring … (read more…)

Article by: By LORRIE GOLDSTEIN

Yesterday, in response to a couple of my recent columns about escalating gun crime, one of my … (read more…)

Article by: By PETER WORTHINGTON, TORONTO SUN
– Why would any justice system enter into a plea bargain agreement with convicted … (read more…)

Article by: By KEVIN CONNOR, SUN MEDIA
– It’s criminal that provincial inmates in Ontario are alloted more money a day for their … (read more…)

Article by: TIM COOK
Regina – Crown offers deal to accused pedophile

Whitmore to be spared dangerous offende … (read more…)

Article by: By TRACY MCLAUGHLIN, SPECIAL TO SUN MEDIA
Barrie – 90 days for death of cop

BARRIE — Six years … (read more…)

Article by: Michelle Minnoch

Innisfil, Ontario – The Kuzmich Memorial Hockey Tournament hosted by the Friends … (read more…)

Article by: Senator Con DiNino

Ottawa, Canada – Victims of Crime Inquiry

Hon. Consiglio Di Nino rose purs … (read more…)

Article by: ANTONELLA ARTUSO, , QUEEN’S PARK BUREAU CHIEF

Queens Park, Ontario – Joe Wamback speaks to Ontari … (read more…)

Winnipeg – WINNIPEG – The father of a man who was beaten to death in Winnipeg has filed a class-action lawsuit against the fede … (read more…)

– April 22, 2005

In November 1999, 15 year old Matti Baranovski, a straight-A student who dreamed of becoming a doctor, was in a north Toronto … (read more…)

Article by: KATHLEEN HARRIS, NATIONAL BUREAU
– Medium security for repeat criminal

OTTAWA — A repeat convict who raped and s … (read more…)

Article by: CTV.ca News Staff
– Updated Fri. Feb. 2 2007

Liberal MPs have questioned why the government is considering change … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON
– Another day, another shooting and no one seems in a rush to put an end to the violence

There … (read more…)

Article by: By SAM PAZZANO, COURTS BUREAU
– Court hears of teen’s 6-week affair with youth centre boss
A teen killer had a six- … (read more…)

Article by: By CP
– OTTAWA — Experts from the frontlines of the fight against organized crime gave their support yesterday to t … (read more…)

Article by: By ALAN CAIRNS, TORONTO SUN
– Accused school pervert Nicholas Finelli has a history of attacking the vulnerable — y … (read more…)

Article by: By CP
EDMONTON –
EDMONTON — Before her battered body was found on an Edmonton golf course, 13-ye … (read more…)

Article by: Sarah Chapman, Calgary Herald

Published: Saturday, January 27, 2007
A convicted killer will be deported to … (read more…)

Article by: The Leader-Post
The Leader-Post (Regina) 2007 – Why Ottawa rubbed out jail tattoo program
The Lead … (read more…)

Hamilton, Ontario – Hamilton Police have made an arrest in connection with the vicious attack on a 13-year-old boy.

At approxi … (read more…)

Article by: By THANE BURNETT
– Kathy Bradley woke on her couch the other day, startled from sleep.
For a moment, she had no bre … (read more…)

Article by: Canadian Resource Center for Victims of Crime
– In July 2005, a woman was viciously attacked and sexually assaulted … (read more…)

Article by: Canadian Resourse Center for Victims of Crime
– Brian Riches is a 33-year-old violent offender on parole. In 1998, h … (read more…)

Article by: Canadian Resource Center for Victims of Crime
– There are approximately 240 Canadian offenders incarcerated abroad a … (read more…)

Article by: By JOE WARMINGTON
– Anybody see Ahmed Moalin-Mohamed around?
Head for cover if you do. And then call police.
“He m … (read more…)

Article by: KATHLEEN HARRIS, OTTAWA BUREAU
– OTTAWA — Canada’s murder rate has hit the highest level in nearly a decade, with a … (read more…)

Article by: By PAUL TURENNE, SUN MEDIA
– 4 kids held in savage beating
One murder suspect only 12
By PAUL TURENNE, SUN MEDIA
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Article by: KEVIN MARTIN, SUN MEDIA
– Judges can’t usurp the role of jurors by instructing them to convict on overwhelming evide … (read more…)

Article by: By THANE BURNETT
– Murder still leaves mom gasping

Kathy Bradley woke on her couch the other day, startled from s … (read more…)

Article by: David Carrigg and Ethan Baron, The Province
– Published: Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Corrections Canada is under attac … (read more…)

Article by: TORONTO SUN
– Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the Conservatives will introduce legislation this week requiring re … (read more…)