Government of Canada

Government of Canada

January 30, 2009 12:03 ET

Media Advisory: Olympic Security Exercise Announced

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 30, 2009) - Assistant Commissioner Bud Mercer, head of the Vancouver 2010 Integrated Security Unit, Rear Admiral Tyrone Pile, head of Joint Task Force Games and Mr. John Oakley, Director, Integrated Public Safety, B.C. Provincial Emergency Program will make an announcement about a security exercise for the 2010 Games at HMCS Discovery.

A brief question and answer period and tour of selected security equipment and vehicles will follow.

Members of the media are invited to attend. In order to gain access to HMCS Discovery, media are requested to bring a copy of this advisory with them to the event.



Date: Monday, February 2, 2009

Time: 2:30 p.m. PST

Location: Ward Room
HMCS Discovery
1200 Stanley Park Drive
Vancouver BC
V6G 3E2

Contact Information

  • Vancouver 2010 Integrated Security Unit
    Media Relations
    604-247-8600