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On March 4th, 2016, Atlantic Regional President, Doug White, along with Atlantic Regional Vice President, Jeff Wilkins held a meeting with MP Pat Finnigan of the Miramichi Grand Lake Riding. During this meeting Mr. Finnigan was introduced to some key issues.  The first being that we are currently at the bargaining table.  Mr Finnigan was....
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UCCO-SACC-CSN held a demonstration in Atlantic Institution in Renous, New Brunswick to highlight the unacceptable number of assaults made by inmates against Correctional Officers involving the use of bodily fluids. 100 Correctional Officers were present even though the temperature was –16 degrees. It was a great success and received extensive coverage in the media. Below....
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RENOUS, NB, March 2, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ – The Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) denounces an unacceptable situation taking place at Atlantic Institution in New Brunswick.  Over the past several weeks, inmates at this institution have attacked Correctional Officers with bodily fluids, meaning officers have been sprayed with blood, urine, sperm or excrement, without....
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Following a questionnaire, sent on February 2015, on issues that affect Correctional officers and lobbying efforts on parliament hill, the Union has received the following responses to our concerns. To see the party responses click on the appropriate link below. Green Party of Canada Liberal Party of Canada (1) Liberal Party of Canada (2) English....
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Occupation of federal government ministers’ offices The following message was delivered this morning to Minister of Public Safety Vic Toews, Treasury Board President Tony Clement and Industry Minister Christian Paradis: Members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) are occupying your office today for the following series of reasons: Administrative incoherence Your government’s recent....
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(MONTREAL — May 14, 2012) Members of the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) are occupying five riding offices belonging to three federal cabinet ministers this morning to protest planned penitentiary closures and a series of unfulfilled commitments from the federal Conservative Party. Correctional officers will deliver a manifesto detailing the union’s grievances at the....
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OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ – Correctional officers meeting in Ottawa this week will on Wednesday call on the Conservative government to fulfil a five-year-old commitment to pass a law to address the growing threat of infectious and contagious disease in Canada’s increasingly crowded penitentiaries. Ottawa-based Journalists are invited to a media availability at....
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