Canadian Links

Comprehensive listing of Links and Resources for Canadians affected by Stalking, Harassment, Psychopaths and Domestic Abusers.

FEDERAL
Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)

Correctional Services Canada – Victim Services

Department of Justice – Family Violence Initiative

Government of Canada – Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime

National Parole Board – Victims of Crime

Public Safety Canada – National Office for Victims

Shelternet.ca – Connects abused women to shelters across Canada

ALBERTA
Alberta CourtsCourt Case Management Program

Alberta Council of Womens Shelters (ACWS) – Telephone: Edmonton (780) 456-7000 or Toll-free: (866) 331-3933
Alberta Threat Assessment Management Initiative (ARTAMI)

Blood Tribe Police Service

Calgary Legal Guidance – Provides legal information, advice and advocacy to disadvantaged Calgarians

Calgary Police ServiceDomestic Conflict Unit

Camrose Police Service – Victim Services Unit

Central Alberta Community Legal Clinic

Edmonton Community Legal Centre

Edmonton Police Services

Family Law Information Centre (FLIC)

Financial Services: Financial Benefits Program (Brochure)

Grande Prairie Legal Guidance

Homefront (Calgary) – Unique coordinated community response to domestic violence

Legal Aid Alberta

Lethbridge Regional Police Service

Medicine Hat Police Service

Pro Bono Law Alberta (PBLA)

The Healing Journey – Alberta Aboriginal Transition Houses and Family Violence Crisis Lines – Telephone: 24-Hour Province-Wide Family Violence Info Line 310-1818
Victim Services: Solicitor General and Public Security – Victims of Crime

BRITISH COLUMBIA
Abbotsford Police Department – Victim Services

Access Pro Bono Society of British Columbia

Delta Police Department

Ending Violence Association of British Columbia – See listing for over 200 programs across BC

Financial Services: Crime Victim Assistance Program or CVAP Fact Sheet

New Westminster Police Service – Victims Assistance Unit

Royal Canadian Mounted Police – Contact: Insp. Keith Davidson, “E” Div. Behavioural Sciences Group, 12992 76th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia, V3W 2V6, Phone: (604) 598-4543, Fax: (604) 598-4568

Royal Canadian Mounted Police – Contact: Cst. Cindy Ramos, “E” Div. Behavioural Sciences Group, Threat Assessment Unit, 12992 76th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia, V3W 2V6, Phone: (604) 598-4562

Royal Canadian Mounted Police – Contact: Cpl. Patricia J. Powell, “E” Div. Behavioural Sciences Group, Threat Assessment Unit, 12992 76th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia, V3W 2V6, Phone: (604)598-4544, Pager: (604)667-4556

Saanich Police Department – Victim Services

Vancouver Police Department – Victim Services

Vancouver Police Department – Contact: Sgt. Keith Hammond, Criminal Harassment Unit, 312 Main Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6A 2T2, Phone: (604) 717-2654, Fax: (416) 808-7472

Victim Services: Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General – Victim Services

Victoria Police Department

West Vancouver Police Department

MANITOBA
Brandon Police Service – Victim Services Unit

Dakota Ojibway Police Service

Financial Services: Manitoba Justice Compensation for Victims of Crime Program (Brochure in PDF)

Victim Services: Manitoba Justice Victims of Crime Program

Winnipeg Police Service – Victim Service Unit

NEW BRUNSWICK
Financial Services: New Brunswick Department of Public Safety –
Compensation for Victims of Crime

Fredericton Sexual Assault Crisis Centre – Criminal Harassment

Saint John Police Force – Victim Services

Victim Services: New Brunswick Department of Public Safety

NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR
Financial Services: Department of Justice – Funding Options Available

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary

Victim Services: Department of Justice – Victim Services Program

NOVA SCOTIA
Financial Services: Nova Scotia Department of Justice – Criminal Injuries Counselling Program

Halifax Regional Police – Victim Services

Truro Police Service – Criminal Investigation Division

Victim Services: Nova Scotia Department of Justice – Provincial Victim Services Program

ONTARIO
Anishinabek Police Service

Barrie Police Service

Belleville Police Service

Brantford Police Service

Brock University Campus Police Service

Brockville Police Service

Carleton University Department of Public Safety

Cobourg Police Service

Cornwall Community Police Service

Durham Regional Police Service – Contact: Det. Tracey Marshall, 77 Centre Street North, Oshawa, Ontario, L1G 4B7, Phone: (905) 579-1520

Durham Regional Police Service – Victim Crisis Assistance and Referral Service (VCARS)

Financial Assistance: The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board

Greater Sudbury Police Service

Guelph Police Service

Halton Regional Police Service

Hamilton Police Service

Kawartha Lakes Police Service

Kingston Police Service

London Police Service

McMaster University Security Services

Midland Police Service

Niagara Regional Police Service

North Bay Police Service

Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)

Ontario Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

Ottawa – Carleton Regional Police Service

Owen Sound Police Service

Peel Regional Police Service

Peel Regional Police – Contact: Det. Allan Clewer, Offender Management Unit — Threat Assessment, 7750 Hurontario Street, Brampton, Ontario, L6V 3W6, Phone: (905) 453-3311 ext. 7760, Fax: (905) 456-5900

Pembroke Police Service

Perth Police Service

Peterborough Lakefield Community Police Service

Pro Bono Law Ontario (PBLO)

Sarnia Police Service

Smiths Falls Police Service

South Simcoe Police Service

St. Thomas Police Service

Stratford Police Service

Thunder Bay Police Service

Toronto Police Service – Contact: Det./Cst. LeeAnn Papizewski, Behavioural Assessment Section, Phone: (416) 808-7451

Toronto Police Service – Contact: Det./Cst. Brian Thomson, Behavioural Assessment Section, Phone: (416) 808-7452

Toronto Police – Facebook Page – Can send anonymous stalking tips or report criminal harassment

Trent University Security Department

University of Ottawa Protection Services

University of Toronto Police at Mississauga

University of Toronto Police at Scarborough

University of Toronto Police Service

University of Waterloo Police Service

University of Western Ontario Police Service

University of Windsor Campus Police

Victim Services: Ministry of the Attorney General – Ontario Victim
Services Secretariat (OVSS)

Victim Support Line: Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General – Victim Support Line (VSL) Toll Free: 1 (888) 579-2888 or in Toronto (416) 314-2447

Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS)

Wawa Police Service

Windsor Police Service

Woodstock Police Service

York Regional Police Service

York University Department of Security Services

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
Financial Assistance: Criminal Injuries Compensation

Victim Services: Office of the Attorney General and Public Safety

QUEBEC
Crime Victims Assistance Centre: Toll Free 1 (866) 532-2822

Financial Services: Crime Victims Compensation Act

Montreal Urban Community Police Service

Pro Bono Law Quebec

Quebec Provincial Police (Sûreté du Québec)

Victim Services: Justice Quebec – Victims of Crime

SASKATCHEWAN
Financial Assistance: Saskatchewan Justice – Victim Services Compensation

Moose Jaw Police Service – Victims Services Unit

Prince Albert Police Service – Victim Services

Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan (PBLS)

Regina Police Service – Community Services Division – Victim Services

Saskatoon Police Service – Centre for Childrens Justice and Victims Services

Victim Services: Saskatchewan Justice – Victim Services Program

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
Victim Services: Department of Justice – Victim Services

NUNAVUT
Community Justice

YUKON
Victim Services: Department of Justice – Victim Services

OTHER CANADIAN RESOURCES

Calgary Coalition on Family Violence – Violence Knows No Boundaries: Diverse Cultural Perspectives, Legal Resources and Safety Information on Domestic Violence for Service Providers (PDF Version) – 145 page resource guide providing information about Canadian Laws and justice processes, as well as ethno cultural information as they pertain to family violence.

Canadian Criminal Law – People Who Stalk People (PDF Version) – Originally published in 31 UBC Law Review 37 (1997), skilfully written by Bruce A. MacFarlane, QC who at the time was Deputy Minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General for the Province of Manitoba

Department of Justice – Criminal Harassment: Handbook for Police and Crown Prosecutors – 122 pages of navigating through the justice system in criminal harassment and stalking cases (2004). (PDF Version)

Department of Justice – Inventory of Spousal Violence Risk Assessment Tools Used in Canada – 26 page research paper on what is available in Canada to victims of spousal abuse (2008). (PDF Version)

METRAC – Statistics Sheet: Stalking and Criminal Harassment

Please Contact me if you would like to add to the list or report a broken link.