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Regina police chief wants to force people with addictions into treatment

June 29, 2023  By Alexander Quon, CBC News

June 29, 2023, Regina, Sask. – Front-line organizations and an expert in substance use are pushing back after Regina’s chief of police floated a policy that would force people with drug addictions into treatment against their will… Regina Police Chief Evan Bray floated the idea of involuntary treatment, or forced custody, this week at a meeting of the city’s board of police commissioners. | READ MORE

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