News Releases


  • New Canada Centre for Community Engagement and Prevention of Violence supports local efforts
    June 26, 2017
  • Canada welcomes Five Country Ministerial and Quintet of Attorneys General
    June 23, 2017
  • Statement by Ministers Goodale and Chagger Bill C-22 is granted Royal Assent
    June 22, 2017
  • Government bolsters rights and security in comprehensive proposed legislation
    June 20, 2017
  • Government of Canada introduces legislative changes addressing issues in the federal corrections system
    June 19, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on His Visit to Minneapolis and St. Paul
    June 19, 2017
  • Drug Screening Device Pilot Project receives positive reviews from police
    June 6, 2017
  • Update: Quebec Flooding Recovery
    June 5, 2017
  • Minister Goodale welcomes CRTC decision to modernize 9-1-1 services
    June 1, 2017
  • Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers met to Discuss Emergency Management
    May 26, 2017
  • Government of Canada provides support to youth in Saskatoon
    May 24, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale regarding flooding in Mud Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador
    May 22, 2017
  • Government of Canada continues research and targeted engagement on implementation models for a potential Public Safety Broadband Network
    May 19, 2017
  • Deferral of Firearms Marking Regulations
    May 19, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the release of the national security consultation summary report
    May 19, 2017
  • Statement by the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness in response to the 2017 Spring Report of the Auditor General of Canada
    May 16, 2017
  • Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness issues a statement related to harassment in the RCMP
    May 15, 2017
  • Minister Goodale launches National Police Week
    May 15, 2017
  • Federal Support to Flooding
    May 12, 2017
  • Advisory panel for the reopening of Penitentiary farms at Collins Bay and Joyceville Institutions announced
    May 12, 2017
  • Federal Support to Flooding
    May 11, 2017
  • Federal Support to Flooding
    May 10, 2017
  • Minister Goodale hosts second meeting of the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee
    May 10, 2017
  • Federal Support to Flooding
    May 9, 2017
  • Federal Support to Flooding
    May 8, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale regarding Eastern Ontario Flooding
    May 7, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale regarding Quebec Flooding
    May 5, 2017
  • Public Safety Update: Flooding – May 2017
    May 5, 2017
  • Funding announced for expansion of Circles of Support and Accountability model across Canada
    May 5, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the Office of the Correctional Investigator of Canada report into the death of Matthew Hines
    May 2, 2017
  • Minister Goodale welcomes CRTC decision on Wireless Public Alerting
    April 7, 2017
  • Funding doubled to help communities protect themselves against hate-motivated crimes
    April 7, 2017
  • Government of Canada to increase RCMP pay
    April 5, 2017
  • Cross-Cultural Roundtable on Security Renewed
    March 31, 2017
  • Statement from Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness on the attack in London
    March 22, 2017
  • Statement of apology to Mr. Almalki, Mr. Abou-Elmaati, Mr. Nureddin
    March 17, 2017
  • Joint Statement by Public Safety Minister Goodale and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly
    March 10, 2017
  • Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas Endorses Action Plan Demonstrating Progress for Canada and Region
    March 9, 2017
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, regarding the death of RCMP Constable Dubuc
    March 7, 2017
  • Government of Canada provides funds to Emerson-Franklin to ease pressures on first responders
    March 6, 2017
  • New members to the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee
    March 3, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the release of Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) Public Report
    February 28, 2017
  • Preclearance: Helping keep the Canada–United States Border secure and efficient, while protecting Canadians' Charter Rights
    February 10, 2017
  • Appointments of Chair and Vice-Chairs of the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee
    February 10, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on Nexus privileges reinstated at U.S. border
    February 8, 2017
  • Minister Goodale issues statement on Government Response to SECU Report
    February 1, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the Attacks in Quebec City
    January 30, 2017
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the Situation in New Brunswick
    January 28, 2017
  • Government of Canada lists Al Qaida in the Indian Subcontinent and the Indian Mujahideen as terrorist entities
    December 28, 2016
  • Appointment of Ivan Zinger as acting Correctional Investigator of Canada
    December 22, 2016
  • Statement from Ministers Goodale and Wilson-Raybould at the Conclusion of the National Security Consultation
    December 16, 2016
  • Pilot project to test use of roadside screening devices for drug-impaired driving
    December 14, 2016
  • Minister Goodale Responds to 2016 Fall Reports of the Auditor General of Canada
    November 29, 2016
  • Helping communities at risk protect themselves from hate-motivated crimes
    November 28, 2016
  • Government of Canada hosts Seventh Annual National Roundtable on Disaster Risk Reduction
    November 21, 2016
  • Government of Canada provides support to youth in Prince Edward Island
    November 9, 2016
  • Minister Goodale thanks Howard Sapers for his work as Correctional Investigator of Canada
    November 8, 2016
  • Canadians to help shape the Review of Record Suspensions
    November 7, 2016
  • Statement by Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale on the ruling of the Federal Court of Canada, published November 3, 2016, with respect to the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) and the handling of "associated data"
    November 3, 2016
  • Minister Goodale responds to the Annual Report of the Correctional Investigator 2015-2016
    October 31, 2016
  • Minister Goodale's Statement on the Death of a Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officer
    October 28, 2016
  • Minister Goodale discussed border commitments with U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Johnson
    October 27, 2016
  • SARScene 2016 conference brings together the search and rescue community in Edmonton
    October 17, 2016
  • Ministers from across Canada gather in Halifax to discuss justice and public safety priorities
    October 14, 2016
  • Minister Goodale highlights International Day for Disaster Reduction
    October 13, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on Fire Prevention Week
    October 9, 2016
  • Government of Canada restores funding for Heavy Urban Search and Rescue
    October 7, 2016
  • Statement from the Minister of Public Safety on the Tabling of the Annual SIRC Report
    September 29, 2016
  • Minister Goodale honours fallen police and peace officers
    September 25, 2016
  • Montreal to host Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas in March 2017
    September 13, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the Anniversary of 9/11 and the National Day of Service
    September 11, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale at the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Volunteer Fire Services Association
    September 10, 2016
  • Government of Canada launches public consultation on national security
    September 8, 2016
  • The Government of Canada is listening to Indigenous Peoples and the policing community
    September 8, 2016
  • Minister Goodale and Minister Wilson-Raybould to hold a media availability
    September 7, 2016
  • Report on terrorist threat to Canada released
    August 25, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on the death of Matthew Hines
    August 24, 2016
  • Canadians Have Your Say on Cyber Security
    August 16, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, following his visit with Quebec Public Safety Minister Martin Coiteux and Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre to the Centre for the prevention of radicalization leading to violence
    August 15, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale – Keeping Canadians and their Values Safe and Secure
    August 14, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale Following National Security Threat
    August 10, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on Immigration Detention
    July 19, 2016
  • Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness announces the appointment of a Special Advisor
    July 1, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on Canada Day
    July 1, 2016
  • Government of Canada moves forward on Marijuana Legalization and Regulation
    June 30, 2016
  • Minister Goodale Speaks at the Roundtable on Compensation Benefits for Public Safety Officers
    June 28, 2016
  • The Government of Canada introduced a bill that will bring economic and travel benefits to our region (Quebec City)
    June 23, 2016
  • The Government of Canada introduced a bill that will bring economic and travel benefits to our region (Toronto)
    June 23, 2016
  • The Government of Canada introduced a bill that will bring economic and travel benefits to our region (Vancouver)
    June 23, 2016
  • Government of Canada takes action to ensure more efficient travel between Canada and U.S.
    June 17, 2016
  • Minister Goodale introduces An Act to amend the Customs Act-Exit information
    June 15, 2016
  • Government announces Passenger Protect Inquiries Office
    June 10, 2016
  • Canada to Host Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in 2017
    June 9, 2016
  • New measures available to support victims of crime
    June 1, 2016
  • The Government of Canada launches second call for proposals for the National Disaster Mitigation Program
    May 12, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on the establishment of the Canada-U.S. Redress Working Group
    May 10, 2016
  • Federal-Provincial-Territorial Ministers Meet To Discuss Emergency Management
    May 6, 2016
  • Public Safety Canada and the Canadian Red Cross sign Memorandum of Understanding
    May 6, 2016
  • Statement from Minister Goodale on Wildfire Situation in Fort McMurray
    May 3, 2016
  • The Government of Canada marks Emergency Preparedness Week 2016
    May 1, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, regarding the death of RCMP Constable Beckett
    April 5, 2016
  • Minister Goodale announces re-appointment of Howard Sapers as Correctional Investigator of Canada
    March 31, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, regarding the attacks in Brussels
    March 22, 2016
  • Statement by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, regarding the death of an RCMP Officer
    March 17, 2016
  • Statement regarding the incident at the Canadian Forces Recruitment Centre
    March 15, 2016
  • Statement regarding the incident at the Canadian Forces Recruitment Centre in Toronto
    March 15, 2016
  • Backgrounder: United States and Canada Announce Preclearance Expansion
    March 11, 2016
  • Government of Canada Introduces Legislation to Create a New RCMP Labour Relations Regime
    March 9, 2016
  • Statement From CSIS Director Following Senate Committee Appearance
    March 7, 2016
  • Statement on Review of Harassment in the RCMP
    February 23, 2016
  • Minister Goodale encourages Canadians to stand up against bullying this National Pink Shirt Day
    February 23, 2016
  • The Government of Canada discontinues its bail appeal in Canada v. Khadr
    February 18, 2016
  • Canada Attends Five Country Ministerial Meeting and Quintet of Attorneys General
    February 17, 2016
  • Minister Goodale offers condolences following the death of Officer Thierry Leroux in Lac-Simon, Quebec
    February 15, 2016
  • Minister Goodale attends RCMP Youth Leadership Workshop
    February 10, 2016
  • Minister Goodale reminds Canadians to stay safe online
    February 9, 2016
  • Parliamentary Secretary Michel Picard Chairs a National Roundtable on Post-Traumatic Stress Disordert
    January 29, 2016
  • Statement from the Minister of Public Safety on the Tabling of the Annual SIRC Report
    January 28, 2016
  • Statement from the Minister of Public Safety on the Tabling of the Annual SIRC Report
    January 28, 2016
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on shootings in La Loche, Saskatchewan
    January 22, 2016
  • Justice and Public Safety Ministers from across the country meet in Quebec City to work together on key issues facing Canadians
    January 21, 2016
  • Minister Goodale concludes successful visit to UK and France
    January 13, 2016
  • Minister of Public Safety Updates on Passenger Protect Program
    January 7, 2016
  • Minister Goodale Inaugurates the Correctional Service of Canada's new Training Academy
    December 16, 2015
  • Statement from the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness on the launch of the Canadian Cyber Threat Exchange
    December 11, 2015
  • Government of Canada to introduce RCMP Labour Relations Bill
    December 7, 2015
  • Canada Offers Leadership on the Syrian Refugee Crisis
    November 25, 2015
  • Statement from the Public Safety Minister on his call with U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security
    November 21, 2015
  • Minister Goodale Highlights the Bullying Awareness Week
    November 16, 2015
  • Statement from Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness on the terrorist attack in Paris
    November 14, 2015
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada following the swearing-in of the 29th Ministry
    November 4, 2015


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