Public Safety Canada

Public Safety Canada

August 08, 2011 10:17 ET

Media Advisory: Public Safety Minister Toews Tours CBSA Operations at Pearson International Airport

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 8, 2011) - Media are invited to join Public Safety Minister, Vic Toews, for a demonstration of a typical secondary examination involving travellers arriving from abroad. CBSA will demonstrate how they use detector dogs and portable X-ray machines to carry out their work.

Date Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Time 9:30 a.m.
Location Pearson International Airport
Terminal 1
Arrivals Level
CBSA Information Counter
3111 Convair Drive
Toronto, Ontario

Instructions

Media are requested to RSVP by contacting Antonella DiGirolamo by 4:00 p.m. on Monday August 8, 2011

Antonella.DiGirolamo@CBSA-ASFC.gc.ca

Telephone: 905-803-5366

Media should arrive by 9:30 a.m. and wait in the Arrivals area (CBSA Information Counter). They will be met by a CBSA official who will escort them to the demonstration.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Public Safety Canada
    613-991-0657