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NEWS RELEASE: Councillor Whitehead Asks for Internal Review to be Released St. Joe’s Hospital

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday June 11, 2018 Councillor Whitehead Asks for Internal review to be released St. Joe’s Mental Health Hospital HAMILTON, ON - St. Joe’s mental health hospital and its forensic program is a highly successful and necessary program not only in the city of Hamilton but in the province of Ontario. Our police [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:20:48+00:00June 13th, 2018|Police|Comments Off on NEWS RELEASE: Councillor Whitehead Asks for Internal Review to be Released St. Joe’s Hospital

Survey: Police Board Media Policy

This morning's Hamilton Spectator saw an article by Andrew Dreschel on the Hamilton Police Service's Board decision to send the proposed media policy back to the Governance Committee for further review. This morning I was asked by CHML's Bill Kelly to comment on the article.  I have attached the interview below in case you missed [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:16+00:00June 5th, 2015|Police|Comments Off on Survey: Police Board Media Policy

Bill Kelly – April 10, 2015 – Should the Police Service’s Budget have an annual Audit?

This week I moved a motion at Council asking for an annual police audit starting with the 2016 budget year.  The motion was referred to the Audit and Finance Committee to allow staff and the committee to work on a terms of reference and scope for such an audit. This morning I was interviewed on [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:16+00:00April 10th, 2015|Budget, Police|Comments Off on Bill Kelly – April 10, 2015 – Should the Police Service’s Budget have an annual Audit?

Canada’s Police Among the Best Paid in the World

Please find below an editorial by Dr. Alok Mukherjee, President of the OAPSB, in the Globe & Mail. Just as Canada’s provinces are saddled with the escalating cost of health care, so too are municipal governments sinking under the unmanageable burden of another sacred area of public sector spending: policing. Last year, police protection cost [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:52:18+00:00December 4th, 2012|Police|24 Comments

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