Tag: provincial offences

COVID-19 Offences in Ontario: Enforcing Orders in a Pandemic

COVID-19 Offences in Ontario: Enforcing Orders in a Pandemic

| March 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

When it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic, forget a dystopian future. The future is now. It is hard and growing morbidly harder every day. Governments abroad and at home have been asking us to stick with the program. Follow the advice of our public health officials. Draw upon our emotional intelligence to consider the impact […]

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Hand-Held Devices and Driving: Public Safety Drives Enforcement and Limits Defences

Hand-Held Devices and Driving: Public Safety Drives Enforcement and Limits Defences

| February 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Toronto Police Service [“TPS”] is about to wrap up its latest campaign against distracted driving. Entitled “That Text or Call Could End It All”, the TPS started its week-long blitz of media and enhanced enforcement (using a hearse as a visual aid) to drive home the point that driving and handling communication devices are […]

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