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Safety Issues Protocol

CCWS developed this protocol in collaboration with RCMP E Division to address concerns about police practice that affects women’s safety. The Safety Issues Protocol (SIP) Information Bulletin was originally published in June 2006 and this currently available version was updated … Continue reading

K.G.B. Statements and Violence Against Women

A K.G.B. statement is an initial statement that a victim makes to police (sometimes videotaped). It may then be used in court in lieu of her direct testimony provided certain strict conditions are met. To date K.G.B. statements in spouse abuse cases have … Continue reading