the law in canada
The law in Canada
In Canada, it is against the law to harm or threaten to harm another person, or to engage in harassing conduct as defined in the Criminal Code of Canada.
What are Victim Services?
Victim service organizations work with law enforcement to aid victims of crime
They can assist with:
- Developing a plan to protect yourself
- Connect you with community- based organizations
- May also be able to provide interpretation services
The Canadian directory of victim services can be found at: https://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/cj-jp/victims-victimes/vsd-rsv/index.html
The following are suggestions NOT recommendations on how to navigate such situations.
ALWAYS CALL 911 IF YOUR SAFETY IS AT RISK.