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  • Manitoba Ombudsman and the Manitoba Advocate release independent investigation reports into the youth justice system

    Feb 21, 2019

    Manitoba Ombudsman and the Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth conducted a joint investigation into the use of pepper spray and segregation in youth correctional facilities, with each office examining the issues from the perspectives of their distinct mandates.

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  • Manitoba Ombudsman releases investigation report on the City of Winnipeg’s Handi-Transit service

    Jan 8, 2019

    Manitoba Ombudsman has released its investigation report on the City of Winnipeg’s Handi-Transit service, now called Transit Plus. The service provides transportation for approximately 7,500 clients who are unable to use the fixed-route transit system because they are legally blind or have a physical disability that significantly impairs their mobility.

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  • Manitoba Ombudsman releases new privacy breach resources for public bodies and trustees

    Dec 4, 2018

    Manitoba Ombudsman has developed new privacy breach resources for Manitoba public bodies and trustees, including an online reporting form and new guidance documents.

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Investigation Report on Use of Pepper Spray and Segregation in Manitoba's Youth Correctional Facilities

Manitoba Justice report cover

Investigation Report on City of Winnipeg's Handi-Transit Service

Cover of Handi-Transit report

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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