The Policing and Public Safety Modernization initiative was established to make progress in
responding to the recommendations made by the Special Committee on Reforming the Police
Act. The report, “Transforming Policing and
Community Safety in British Columbia” makes 11 recommendations to shift police culture and
address systemic racism in policing in BC, and for policing services to be informed by
PPSM presents an opportunity for our community to engage in a systematic review of the policing and public safety landscape in BC. The goal is to develop policy to inform new policing legislation that is responsive to the diverse needs of all communities, and fosters increased public trust in policing, particularly for
racialized, and intersectional communities like ours.
Third Bridge Workshops
Join the Conversation - Your Voice Matters!
We have two workshops for you to play a direct role in influencing the future of policing and public safety legislation in British Columbia.
These workshops are focused on harnessing the insights and experiences of the Farsi-speaking community to drive forward the Policing and Public Safety Modernization initiative. Your contributions are vital in shaping legislation that meets the diverse needs of all communities across BC. Sign up using the links below.
Know your rights - information and resources
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Join our public consultation workshops to have your say. These sessions are free and open to public. The sessions will be conducted in Farsi. For more information, accommodation to attend the sessions, and for questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 778-929-7014