Canada Tough on Crime

Prison Guards Not Trained To Handle Mentally Ill: Union Head

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2014 | Canada

SASKATOON - The president of the union that represents Canadian prison guards says they are not being properly trained to deal with inmates who have m...

How Canada, U.S. Are Moving In Different Directions With Crime Laws

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - A pair of newly released reports show two countries moving in opposite directions on law and order: Canada gearing up for stricter senten...

Disturbing Finding On Prison Guards Reported

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Canada's prison guards are essentially being left to their own devices when it comes to treating inmates with basic human respect, according...