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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTAbbotsford News, 19 Oct 2016 - Crown counsel suggested letter to traffickers was a bad idea Abbotsford Police Chief Bob Rich wants to find a way to bring the full weight of the law down on opioid dealers whose customers overdose and die.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Tribune, 21 Oct 2016 - Jeff McGuire doesn't envy the position his former police chief colleague Bill Blair is in. Blair, who served as the Toronto Police chief from 2005 until his retirement in 2015, is now the parliamentary secretary to the federal Liberal justice minister, and is handling the government's pot legalization file.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Niagara Falls Review, 21 Oct 2016 - Jeff McGuire doesn't envy the position his former police chief colleague Bill Blair is in. Blair, who served as the Toronto Police chief from 2005 until his retirement in 2015, is now the parliamentary secretary to the federal Liberal justice minister, and is handling the government's pot legalization file.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Sault Star, 15 Oct 2016 - Lighting up a joint is still a popular choice for drug users even with the introduction of numerous other narcotics to Sault Ste. Marie in recent years. Marijuana use "is probably as much, or more, than it was in the past," said Staff Sgt. Jody Greco, head of Sault Ste. Marie Police Service's drug enforcement unit.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTWinnipeg Free Press, 08 Oct 2016 - WINNIPEG police officers will soon join fire and paramedic emergency workers in carrying the antidote to fentanyl overdoses. Deputy police chief Danny Smyth confirmed to the Winnipeg Police Board Friday they are working with health officials on how officers can carry doses of Naloxone and administer it.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Peterborough Examiner, 07 Oct 2016 - Marijuana advocates say marijuana stores are here to stay and urge city to draft regulations like Vancouver has A group of marijuana advocates say council should accept that pot stores are here to stay and develop some city regulations to deal with them.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Barrie Advance, 06 Oct 2016 - Sunrise Medicinal has reopened its doors less than a month after Barrie police raided it and another marijuana dispensary, charging five men with drug offences. An employee answering the phone at Sunrise said the downtown store is not selling marijuana, just providing information about medical cannabis, and he directed this reporter to an online City of Barrie suggestion forum where a post urges Sunrise be able to again sell marijuana.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMTHamilton Spectator, 22 Sep 2016 - Hamilton police have raided another medical marijuana dispensary and seized about $75,000 worth of merchandise. Officers from the vice and drug unit executed a search warrant on MMJ-Canada's Urban Dispensary at 118 George St., in Hess Village, on Tuesday.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMTToronto Star, 15 Sep 2016 - The Durham cop allowed by his force to co-own a controversial marijuana company gave thousands of dollars in sponsorship money to a soccer team run by the senior police official whose department vetted his pot shop ownership application. Chief administrative officer Stan MacLellan oversees Durham police's human resources unit, which handled the request from veteran Const. Phil Edgar to co-own Living On Inc., a medical weed shop located in Port Perry.