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CBC.ca
Minister defends awarding $32M contract to IBM to maintain its error-riddled softwareto a sample of fairness RFPs. A case worker operates the SAMS software. A repo
Minister defends awarding $32M contract to IBM to maintain its error-riddled software
CBC.ca / Posted 10 hours ago
to a sample of fairness RFPs. A case worker operates the SAMS software. A report commissioned by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union has found many workers believe SAMS is making their jobs harder. (CBC) In an email response,... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Chatham This Week / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Simcoe Reformer / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Timmins Times
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Timmins Times / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Kincardine News
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Kincardine News / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Delhi News Record / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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The Sault Star
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
The Norwich Gazette / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policyoffice if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by
Thieves raising a glass to LCBO policy
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted yesterday
office if they intervene, the worker said. Theft policy documents obtained by the Toronto Sun through the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which oversees LCBO employees, confirmed workers are to “not attempt to detain or arrest the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Company behind problem-plagued SAMS software wins $32M contract to fix ithas been awarded to IBM. "It should be fixed under warranty," said Smokey Thom
Company behind problem-plagued SAMS software wins $32M contract to fix it
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
has been awarded to IBM. "It should be fixed under warranty," said Smokey Thomas, the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, which represents case workers delivering services to social assistance recipients across the... Read more
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Toronto Star
NDP holding company sold party headquarters buildingDistrict 6 and National, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the United Foo
NDP holding company sold party headquarters building
Toronto Star / Posted 3 days ago
District 6 and National, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the United Food and Commercial Workers, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada (now Unifor), the Ontario Secondary School... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
ETFO, other education unions, win Bill 115 challenge – Manitoulin ExpositorOntario Secondary Teachers Federation (OSSTF), the Canadian Union of Public Emp
ETFO, other education unions, win Bill 115 challenge – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
Ontario Secondary Teachers Federation (OSSTF), the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario and the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). Justice Lederer did not comment on a remedy for the parties. The parties are now required... Read more
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Toronto Star
Kathleen Wynne says Andrea Horwath stalling on reforms because of Cornerstone tiesDistrict 6 and National, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the United Foo
Kathleen Wynne says Andrea Horwath stalling on reforms because of Cornerstone ties
Toronto Star / Posted 4 days ago
District 6 and National, the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the United Food and Commercial Workers, the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada (now Unifor), the Ontario Secondary School... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario violated teachers’ right to strike, court rulesSecondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), the Canadian Union of Public Emp
Ontario violated teachers’ right to strike, court rules
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), the Canadian Union of Public Employees Ontario (CUPE) and the Ontario Public Service Employees Union launched the Charter challenge shortly after Bill 115, the Putting Students First Act, was passed in... Read more
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CBC.ca
71 OCDC inmates moved to other facilities to alleviate overcrowdinginmates during its first meeting this week, according to members of the group.
71 OCDC inmates moved to other facilities to alleviate overcrowding
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
inmates during its first meeting this week, according to members of the group. Monty Vieselmeyer with the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, which represents guards, said the task force was told 71 people had been moved to alleviate... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Hundreds attend rallybeen won, but there’s still a war to fight. That was the sentiment Warren (Smo
Hundreds attend rally
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 19 days ago
been won, but there’s still a war to fight. That was the sentiment Warren (Smokey) Thomas, president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), shared with a crowd of several hundred protestors in front of Queen’s Park on... Read more
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The Mercury News
City Council OKs four labor deals, raises of at least 7.5%Council approved Monday. Without public discussion, the council voted 7-0 to a
City Council OKs four labor deals, raises of at least 7.5%
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
Council approved Monday. Without public discussion, the council voted 7-0 to approve agreements for 580 members of the service employees union, 99 firefighters, 83 police officers and seven members of the police management union. The salary... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Negotiation gives way to litigation at OPSEU: Cohnharassment are handled in the workplace — in this case, its own headquarters.
Negotiation gives way to litigation at OPSEU: Cohn
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 19 days ago
harassment are handled in the workplace — in this case, its own headquarters. Five senior executives at the Ontario Public Service Employees Union have served a notice of libel against local OPSEU leaders who raised questions about the “workplace... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Admissions process restarts at Sagonaskaup the application process.” Those mixed emotions are shared by Daryl O’Grady,
Admissions process restarts at Sagonaska
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 20 days ago
up the application process.” Those mixed emotions are shared by Daryl O’Grady, local president for the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU). “You have to understand what they’re saying, it’s good but it’s still very vague,” said... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Rallying for safety at Waypointfrom the nearby Central North Correctional Centre for the noon-hour rally held
Rallying for safety at Waypoint
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 21 days ago
from the nearby Central North Correctional Centre for the noon-hour rally held to shine a light on what the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) contends is an increasingly dangerous work environment at Waypoint, something they say was... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Rallying for safety at Waypointfrom the nearby Central North Correctional Centre for the noon-hour rally held
Rallying for safety at Waypoint
Barrie Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
from the nearby Central North Correctional Centre for the noon-hour rally held to shine a light on what the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) contends is an increasingly dangerous work environment at Waypoint, something they say was... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Charges laid in Waypoint stabbingwhich he got from the vocational services area, the memo said. Warren "Smokey"
Charges laid in Waypoint stabbing
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 22 days ago
which he got from the vocational services area, the memo said. Warren "Smokey" Thomas, president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, said a nurse suffered wounds to his back along with a broken nose and jaw after trying to help... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Charges laid in Waypoint stabbingwhich he got from the vocational services area, the memo said. Warren "Smokey"
Charges laid in Waypoint stabbing
Barrie Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
which he got from the vocational services area, the memo said. Warren "Smokey" Thomas, president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, said a nurse suffered wounds to his back along with a broken nose and jaw after trying to help... Read more
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CBC.ca
Jail worker union calls on province to do more after worker's car set on firedoing enough to protect a worker whose car was "gutted" by fire last month. Sm
Jail worker union calls on province to do more after worker's car set on fire
CBC.ca / Posted 23 days ago
doing enough to protect a worker whose car was "gutted" by fire last month. Smokey Thomas, president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, said the incident happened about two weeks ago. "An inmate threatened him by saying 'Hey, I'm... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chief of Chicago’s Aviation Police Abruptly Steps Downmandatory weapons training and qualify on the weapons they were not allowed to
Chief of Chicago’s Aviation Police Abruptly Steps Down
NBC Chicago / Posted 25 days ago
mandatory weapons training and qualify on the weapons they were not allowed to use. Matt Brandon, secretary-treasurer of Service Employees Union Local 73, which represents the officers, called the relationship between his members and the outgoing... Read more
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Kincardine News
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted," said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
Kincardine News / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted," said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Tammy Carson, the chair of OPSEU’s... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East Hampton Town Union Employees Agree To Contract With Higher Insurance Contributions And Merit-Based Raises - East HamptonThe East Hampton Town government and its civil service employees union have agr
East Hampton Town Union Employees Agree To Contract With Higher Insurance Contributions And Merit-Based Raises - East Hampton
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 25 days ago
The East Hampton Town government and its civil service employees union have agreed to a new four-year contract, after months of talks following the union’s rejection of a previous contract offer from the town. The new contract, which was approved in... Read more
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The Sault Star
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
The Sault Star / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Since the fire, the OPP’s Justice... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
Barrie Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Since the fire, the Justice Officials... Read more
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Timmins Times
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
Timmins Times / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Since the fire, the Justice Officials... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Since the fire, the Justice Officials... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Jail guard living in feardone and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional office
Jail guard living in fear
Welland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
done and this officer was targeted,” said Collin, himself a correctional officer and the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union local that represents officers at the jail on Innes Road. Since the fire, the Justice Officials... Read more
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