Ontario Strengthening Victim Expert services in Response to COVID-19
Attorney Standard announces $four million to help victims and protect front-line justice employees
TORONTO – Attorney Standard Doug Downey nowadays introduced unexpected emergency motion to help victims of criminal offense and protect front-line employees who go on to uphold the administration of justice in reaction to COVID-19.
The governing administration of Ontario is offering an unexpected emergency payment of additional than $2.7 million to help expert services for victims of domestic violence and other violent crimes throughout the COVID-19 disaster.
“Remaining house is regrettably not often the most secure alternative in certain households and unfortunately a modern maximize in domestic violence has been noted to front-line sufferer company companies,” stated Attorney Standard Downey. “This unexpected emergency payment will ensure victims of criminal offense, specifically those who are experiencing domestic violence, get the enable they need to keep harmless and healthy throughout