Public Safety

  1. Statement from Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Bill Blair on the murder of four Muslim family members in London, Ontario
  2. A significant British Columbia court case was finalized on April 21, 2021, by Prince Rupert Provincial Court, against Silas Miro Levesque, commercial master of the vessel Wind Walker. Mr. Levesque was found guilty of fishing for lingcod in a culturally significant closed area inside the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site.
  3. Starting on April 28, 2021, federal fishery officers will be able to issue tickets for minor fishery offences in the provinces of British Columbia, Québec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island.
  4. The Hon. Dominic LeBlanc, President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Hon. Harjit Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, Hon. Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health, and Hon. Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness will hold a media availability regarding federal government assistance to the provincial government of Ontario in combatting COVID-19.
  5. Today, the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement:
  6. Member of Parliament Sean Casey to make a funding announcement to the Province of Prince Edward Island
  7. Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, as he makes a funding announcement to underscore the Government of Canada’s efforts to combat human trafficking in Edmonton.
  8. Intimate-partner violence (IPV) hurts victims as well as their families. IPV can and does occur in all settings and among all socioeconomic, religious and cultural groups.
  9. Human trafficking is a heinous crime that devastates victims, survivors, their families, communities and society as a whole.
  10. Today, the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement:
  11. Human trafficking is a heinous crime that devastates victims, survivors, their families, communities and society as a whole.
  12. Canadians are more connected now than ever. Our reliance on technology and systems for essential services, including the agriculture sector, require the constant need for innovation and vigilance in cyber security.
  13. Today, the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement: