Toronto Police Service v LD v Mignardi [Access to Youth Records for Police Discipline]

Appealed to Ontario Court of Appeal, hearing held Nov 7, 2017. Currently awaiting the decision JFCY intervened in an appeal where a youth worker at a facility, where LD was detained, filed a complaint against an officer for assaulting LD. The officer then sought access to LD’s youth record (including police notes and materials, and youth court…

JFCY media statement regarding Police Record Checks Act

~ Media Release ~ Police Record Checks Act, 2015 introduced today by Ontario’s Minister for Community Safety and Correctional Services. Justice for Children and Youth (JFCY) welcomes provincial legislation that will clarify what police records information can be released, and how such information can be released.  Clear provincial standards are long overdue. JFCY has long…