Media releases

Call for Proposals to address low-level violence

The proposal deadline is Friday, August 10, 2018.

Celebrating Community Safety Award winners

CTV Ottawa Late News @ 11:30 pm November 6, 2017 (at 14:55)

Ottawa Gang Strategy Update: Time for Change

Presentation to Ottawa Police Board-March 21, 2016

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS-Building Positive Police and Youth Relationships

The application deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, April 29th 2016.

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Media coverage

Local crime-fighters recognized with awards Monday

Ottawa Citizen – November 5, 2018

Largest mural in Ottawa unveiled

Ottawa Matters-November 3, 2018

The ManUp Inspire Conference

CBC All in a Day April 26 2018

Street Gangs

Le Droit-December 5 2017

Ottawa’s Refreshed Street Violence and Gang Strategy

Radia-Canada-Les matins d'ici-December 5 2017

Engagée dans l’éducation des jeunes

Le Droit-November 19 2017

Community Safety Awards tonight

CTV Ottawa News @ 6 pm November 6, 2017 (at 42:20)

Public consultation on street violence

CTV Ottawa Morning Live -June 28 2017

The new face of gangsters in Ottawa

Ici Radio-Canada-June 28 2017

Disturbing increase in violence

Le Droit-June 28, 2017

Solutions sought as Ottawa’s gang strategy undergoes refresh

Ottawa Community News – June 16, 2017

Councillor looking to address violence in Byward Market

Ottawa Community News – June 8, 2017

Charles Hulse students creating mural magic

Ottawa Community News - May 26, 2017

Graffiti prompts speaker series on hate crimes

Ottawa community News-November 18, 2016

Safety first for community award winners

Ottawa Community News, November 8, 2016

Heroes-Closer than you think

Kitchissipi Times-October 27, 2016

Report claims Ottawa's gang strategy is working

Ottawa community News-October 7, 2016

Teens, Young Adults and Bush Parties a Bad Mix, Say Police

Stittsville Central – May 26, 2016

Barrhaven’s Stanford Miaro wins Youth Leader Community Safety Award

Barrhaven Independent (p. 23) – November 20, 2015

Stock up on personal safety tips during Crime Prevention Week

Ottawa Community News – October 28, 2015

Crime Prevention Week kicks off

CFRA – November 2, 2015

Preventing crime starts with knowing your neighbours

CBC TV News – November 2, 2015 (starts at 13:00)

Residents celebrate mural, empower youth

Orleans Star, August 21, 2015

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Media inquiries

For media questions regarding community safety, crime prevention and building better neighbourhoods, contact Nancy Worsfold, Executive Director, Crime Prevention Ottawa at 613-580-2424, ext. 28518 or by email: