Marco Mendicino

New funding for 6 Grand River Nations for anti-gang programmes

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Ohsweken – Advancing innovative, Indigenous-led initiatives to keep people safe is central to both maintaining public safety in First Nations communities and advancing reconciliation. That is why the Government of Canada is working with Indigenous leaders to take action on guns and gangs. The most important element of this plan is preventing violence from happening in the first place, which …

Randy Boissonnault

Reducing wait times and delays for air travellers

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Ottawa  – Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, the Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, and the Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault, issued this update today on progress being made by the Government of Canada and industry partners to reduce traveller wait times at Canadian airports. Latest data Passenger security screening …

Omar Alghabra

Air industry continues to reduce congestion at Canadian airports

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Ottawa  – Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, and Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault, issued this update Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, and Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault on …

Marco Tory

Taking action on gun violence and gangs

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Toronto – Canadians deserve to feel safe in their communities. That is why the Government of Canada is taking action on gun violence, with a comprehensive plan that gets guns off our streets and puts more resources into our communities. The most important element of this plan is preventing gun violence from happening in the first place, which is why …

Transport Canada

Reducing further traveller wait times at major airport

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Ottawa – The Minister of Transport, Omar Alghabra, Minister of Health, Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, and Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault, issued this statement today to provide an update on progress being made by the Government of Canada and industry partners to reduce wait times at Canadian airports. Minister Alghabra will …

Omar Alghabra

Reducing traveller wait times at major airports

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Ottawa – Omar Alghabra, Minister of Transport, Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health, Marco Mendicino, Minister of Public Safety, and Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, issued this statement today to provide an update on progress being made by the Government of Canada and industry partners to reduce wait times at Canadian airports: “The Government of Canada …

Marco Mendicino

Working with airports air ,carriers to reduce airport wait times

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Ottawa  – Omar Alghabra, Minister of Transport, and Marco Mendicino, Minister of Public Safety, issued this statement today to provide an update on actions the government is taking to reduce wait times at Canadian airports: “The Government of Canada recognizes the impact that significant wait times at some Canadian airports are having on travellers. It is great news that more …

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Huge cash seized at Woodstock Border Crossing

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Brunswick  – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are committed to combatting financial and organized crime, and protecting the Canadian economy. On April 4, 2022, CBSA officers seized CAN$292,950 in cash, suspected of being proceeds of crime from a traveller seeking entry into Canada at the Woodstock, New Brunswick port of entry. The …

Marco Mendicino

Marco Mendicino: Putin’s illegal invasion of Ukraine appalling attack on democracy

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OTTAWA – Today, the Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, issued the following statement: “Vladimir Putin’s illegal invasion of Ukraine is an appalling attack on democracy, state sovereignty and human rights. His war machine is indiscriminately destroying homes, hospitals and schools. Millions have been forced to flee their communities, families torn apart and innocent people are being killed. In the …

Marco E. L. Mendicino

Supporting Indigenous youth in BC through new program to reduce violence 

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Agassiz – Helping Indigenous youth in Canada make positive choices and build their skills will help them live lives free from violence. That is why the Government of Canada is investing in crime prevention projects tailored to the needs of youth, through the National Crime Prevention Strategy (NCPS). The Minister of Public Safety, Marco Mendicino, today announced new federal support …