Includes information about police powers, stops and searches, questioning of suspects, and complaints against police.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "I was arrested and was not given an interpreter, so I didn't understand why I was being held"
Legal Services and Information
|Ontario Legal Information Centre||COVID-19 (May 7, 2020): Centre will no longer offer its services in person for the time being * legal information services remain available by telephone…|
|University of Ottawa - Community Legal Clinic||Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic staffed by students and supervised by lawyers provides legal services to low-income members of the community conducts legal education…|
|Ticket Defence Program||Community organization that provides juristic information and basic legal services for street-involved or homeless people challenge the application of laws that are unjust to an…|
|Reach Canada - Equality and Justice for People With Disabilities - Reach Canada - Equality and Justice for People With Disabilities||COVID-19 (July 12, 2021): Reach's Legal Referral program is accepting calls from clients with disabilities in Ottawa and the Champlain region who require legal assistance.…|
|JusticeNet||Non-profit organization links individuals seeking legal advice that are unable to obtain legal advice due to high cost or due to their ineligibility to obtain…|
|Office of the Independent Police Review Director||Independent oversight agency receives, manages and oversees all public complaints about the conduct of a police officer or the policies and services of a police…|