Justice and Public Safety
September 17, 2018

Media Advisory: Summit on Criminal Justice System on Burin Peninsula

The Honourable Andrew Parsons, Minister of Justice and Public Safety and Attorney General, will deliver opening remarks at a justice summit tomorrow (Tuesday, September 18) at 9:00 a.m.

The event will take place at the Marystown Hotel and Convention Centre, Marystown. The summit itself is open to invited participants only.

The day-long event, organized by the Department of Justice and Public Safety, will provide an opportunity for open and productive dialogue on how the criminal justice system is currently operating and the identification of collaborative solutions to addressing challenges within the system. Participants include representatives from Indigenous groups, as well as representatives from the criminal justice system, and other community groups.

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Media contact
Lesley Clarke
Justice and Public Safety
709-729-6985, 699-2910
LesleyClarke@gov.nl.ca

2018 09 17                              2:10 p.m.