Ombudsman Ontario

Ombudsman Ontario

November 01, 2013 15:28 ET

Media Advisory : Ombudsman to Announce Developments in Police De-Escalation Investigation-November 5, Ottawa

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 1, 2013) - Ontario Ombudsman André Marin will discuss a new development in his ongoing investigation into the direction provided to police by Ontario's Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services with respect to de-escalating conflict situations.

Mr. Marin will announce the development during a speech at the Ottawa Convention Centre, where will speak about issues relating to oversight of police.

When: Tuesday, November 5 at 1 p.m.

Where: Ottawa Convention Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Room 213

The event is a luncheon sponsored by the Carleton University Alumni Association. Information on registration to attend the lunch is here.

Video of Mr. Marin's remarks will be webcast live at 1 p.m. and archived thereafter at www.ombudsman.on.ca. The speech will also be live-tweeted at @Ont_Ombudsman with the hashtage #OOLive.

Please note: Mr. Marin will be available to speak to media immediately after the speech, but not for one-on-one interviews.

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