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Ministers meet in Charlottetown to discuss justice and public safety issues
January 27, 2012

Federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for justice and public safety identified...

Contractor Licensing Program streamlines permit process
January 27, 2012

Contractors who work in watercourses, wetlands or buffer zones can participate in a licensing...

Winter emergency preparedness
December 28, 2011

Winter storms can range from a moderate snowfall to a blinding blizzard, and can quickly put...

Queen’s Counsel appointment announced
December 22, 2011

The appointment of Pamela J. Williams as Her Majesty’s Counsel learned in the Law was announced...

Police services plan joint operations to reduce impaired driving
December 9, 2011

All police services in Prince Edward Island will be working together to reduce impaired driving...

Encouraging fire safety during the holiday season
December 7, 2011

Fire safety is important year round, but we should take additional precautions during the...

Change your clocks; change your batteries
November 3, 2011

A working smoke alarm doubles your chance of surviving a home fire, says Justice and Public...

Protect your family from fire throughout the year
October 7, 2011

By taking simple preventative measures, everyone can help prevent fire and save lives, homes...

Islanders encouraged to prepare for potential storm surge
October 4, 2011

The Office of Public Safety issues the following public safety advisory:

Islanders are...

Government supports new fire school
September 1, 2011

Provincial government support of $656,000 for the construction of a new facility will help...

Important notice for vacationers/campers
August 26, 2011

The Canadian Hurricane Centre anticipates that Hurricane Irene will impact Prince Edward Island...

Preparation is the key to protection
August 25, 2011

Taking precautions before, during, and after a hurricane can save lives and reduce property...

Minister Currie congratulates Joan MacFarlane on literacy award
August 11, 2011

Joan MacFarlane, Education Coordinator at the Provincial Correctional Centre, is to be congratulated...

Minister welcomes new Provincial Fire Marshal
August 1, 2011

The government of Prince Edward Island is pleased to announce that Dave Rossiter has been...

Minister thanks Fire Marshal for 20 years service
July 29, 2011

Retiring Provincial Fire Marshal David Blacquiere has made Prince Edward Island a much safer...

Fire Marshal reminds Islanders and visitors to use caution when transporting propane
July 8, 2011

Make safety a priority when transporting, handling and storing propane during camping and...

Consumers advised of rights and responsibilities when dealing with direct sellers
July 8, 2011

With the summer season here, consumers can expect to see an increase in direct sellers visiting...

Minister thanks public safety officials for efforts during recent Royal Visit
July 8, 2011

Public Safety officials throughout the province are to be commended for their work during...

Permit needed for consumer fireworks displays
June 20, 2011

Fireworks are often considered a traditional and fun part of summer celebrations, but they...

Minister Currie congratulates employees on exemplary service award
June 15, 2011

Ten staff members are to be congratulated for being recognized for their exemplary service...

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