Media releases

Progress on Gangs in Ottawa

September 23, 2014

Safety and the Sex Trade Conference

Friday, June 13, 2014 at City Hall

Media release archive

Media coverage

Residents celebrate mural, empower youth

Orleans Star, August 21, 2015

City's anti-gang fight gets funding boost

Ottawa South News, July 28 2015

Herongate residents seek to drive change

Ottawa South News, June 4, 2015

Males enlisted to battle Violence Against Women

Centretown News-March 27, 2015

Men fighting violence against women

CBC News, March 10, 2015

Social workers talk gangs and trauma in Nepean

Nepean Barrhaven News, March 2, 2015

Crime Prevention Ottawa lays out anti-gang strategy

Ottawa Citizen – February 3, 2015

A lot of shots' fired into Overbrook home

Ottawa Sun-January 15, 2015

Against street gangs (French only)

Radio-Canada-January 13, 2015

Mayor, top cop to meet on gang shootings (Online)

Ottawa Sun-January 12, 2015-online

Mayor, top cop to meet on gang shootings

Ottawa sun-January 12, 2015

Penny Drive's 'forgotten souls'

Ottawa Sun – December 11, 2014

Counsellor helping students get hooked on school

Ottawa Community News - December 4th 2014

Beautifying to prevent crime

Le Droit – November 10, 2014

“I Can MANifest change” campaign launches

CTV News Ottawa-November 5, 2014

Men choose to MANifest change

Le Droit – November 6, 2014

Vanier resident's hard work reaps reward

Ottawa East News-October 30th, 2014

Community Safety Awards

CTV – November 3, 2014

Gangsters' siblings focus of new diversion program

Ottawa West News-October 9, 2014

Grant helps Cedarwood area clean up

Ottawa Sun – October 8, 2014

Ottawa Gang Strategy (français seulement)

Unique FM-September 24 2014

Crime Prevention Ottawa releases gang plan

Ottawa Sun – September 23, 2014

Community Garden Brightens Centretown Neighbourhood

Ottawa Citizen – September 8, 2014

In Love and In Danger (see 1:44 into the video)

CTV Morning Live – September 9, 2014

Health centre checks pulse of Herongate

Ottawa South News-July 15, 2014

Painting a new face in Vanier

Ottawa Sun – July 14, 2014

Police to concentrate patrols in Herongate

Ottawa South News-July 4 2014

Safety and the Sex Trade in Ottawa

Ottawa Citizen-June 14, 2014

Men urged to stop Violence Against Women

CTV News Ottawa-May 12, 2014

Engaging men in VAW

CBC Otttawa All in Day-March 4 , 2014

Victims speak out about romance Scams

Ottawa Citizen-March 6, 2014

Ottawa woman was a victim of love

Ottawa Sun-March 6, 2014

Romance fraud breaks hearts and wallets

CTV News Ottawa-March 4th,, 2014

Romance fraud victim speaks out

1310 News-March 4th, 2014

New booklet aims to help disabled understand abuse

Kanata Kourier-Standard- Metroland-February 13, 2014

Abuse of People with Disabilities

CBC Otttawa Morning-February 3, 2014

Beautification committee awarded for hard work, October 23, 2012

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Media inquiries

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