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  • University of Ottawa –Convocation and Honorary Doctorate Address June 19, 2016 (HTML)
  • Howard Sapers Re-Appointed as Correctional Investigator of Canada March 31, 2016 (HTML)
  • "A Discussion on Criminal Justice Reform" - A Hill Times Event March 10, 2016 (HTML)
  • Annual Report 2014-2015 March 10, 2016 (HTML) (PDF, 2.1mb)
  • 2016-17 Report on Plans and Priorities March 7, 2016 (HTML) (PDF,  538kb)
  • Statement of the Correctional Investigator of Canada: Release of the Québec Ombudsman’s Special Report Detention Conditions, Administration of Justice and Crime Prevention in Nunavik February 18, 2016 (HTML) (PDF,  173kb)
  • John W. Conroy Q.C. Receives the 2015 Ed McIsaac Human Rights in Corrections Award, February 3, 2016 (HTML)
  • Administrative Segregation in Federal Corrections - 10 Year Trends, May 28, 2015 (HTML) (PDF, 380kb)

Recent Parliamentary Appearances

Highlights

Correctional Investigator Receives Honorary Doctorate. Photo of Mr. Howard Sapers, Correctional Investigator.

Correctional Investigator Receives Honorary Doctorate. Photo of Mr. Howard Sapers, Correctional Investigator.

Continue reading: University of Ottawa – Convocation and Honorary Doctorate Address - June 19, 2016

Photo of Howard Sapers

The 2014-2015 Annual Report of the Office of the Correctional Investigator - March 10, 2016

Continue reading: The 2014-2015 Annual Report of the Office of the Correctional Investigator - March 10, 2016

A photo from the Ed McIsaac Human Rights in Corrections Award ceremony (February 3, 2016).

John W. Conroy Q.C. Receives the 2015 Ed McIsaac Human Rights in Corrections Award

Continue reading: February 3, 2016

Federal Inmate Suicides report cover

A Three Year Review of Federal Inmate Suicides (2011-2014) Final Report - September 10, 2014

Continue reading: A Three Year Review of Federal Inmate Suicides (2011-2014) Final Report - September 10, 2014

Mission Statement

As the ombudsman for federally sentenced offenders, the Office of the Correctional Investigator serves Canadians and contributes to safe, lawful and humane corrections through independent oversight of the Correctional Service of Canada by providing accessible, impartial and timely investigation of individual and systemic concerns.

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