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ONTARIO LEADS THE WAY ON POLICE RECORD CHECKS REFORM – CCLA

November 1, 2018

On November 1, 2018, the Police Records Checks Reform Act (PRCRA) comes into force. Police record checks are searches of police databases that are conducted in order to screen a person to help determine their suitability for things like employment, volunteer position, a license, etc. The PRCRA will standardize most police record checks in Ontario, including regulating the type of information that police services release on these checks.

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