CCWS News Bulletin, October 2017

This CCWS News Bulletin, October 2017 features information about the links between natural disasters, such as the BC wildfires, and gender-based violence. We also welcome our new Regional Coordinator Kristi Yuris to the CCWS team. Updates on capacity building sessions … Continue reading

ICAT Best Practices Guide, 2nd edition

Interagency Case Assessment Teams Best Practices: Working Together to Reduce the Risk of Domestic Violence Released in June 2017, this is the 2nd edition of the ICAT Best Practices Manual.  These best practices were developed collaboratively involving criminal justice, child … Continue reading

TPR Local Interagency Protocol Template

To implement Third Party Reporting (TPR) locally, CBVS and police need to negotiate local agreements incorporating the steps and procedures contained in the Police and CBVS Provincial Protocol Guidelines. A local TPR protocol template can be used as the basis … Continue reading

CCWS News Bulletin, March 2017

This CCWS News Bulletin, March 2017 features information about the role of the Legal Analyst on the CCWS team as it pays tribute to recently retired Legal Analyst Gisela Ruebsaat and welcomes her successor, Heather Wojcik.  A recognition of  one … Continue reading

Third Party Reporting for Survivors Under 19

While the BC Third Party Reporting (TPR) Protocol is intentionally focussed on adults aged 19 and over, it does not preclude consideration of the possibility of TPR in exceptional cases for younger survivors. This CCWS Info Bulletin, Third Party Reporting … Continue reading