Pre-Trial Detention Under the Young Offenders Act: A Study of Urban Courts


TABLE 2.2 - POLICE RELEASE CONDITIONS BY COURT LOCATION
Hal/Drt Tor Scar Wpg Edm Van Sur TOTAL
Notify police of address employment changes 34.1% 56.8% 81.0% 63.6% 15.8% 0% 20.0% 48.9%
Non communication with victim/others 77.3% 73.0% 85.7% 78.2% 65.8% 100% 65.0% 75.5%
Area restrictions 47.7% 59.5% 73.8% 47.3% 42.1% 0% 55.0% 53.6%
Weapons restrictions 0% 0% 2.4% 10.9% 2.6% 0% 5.0% 3.8%
Report to police/other at specified times 13.6% 2.7% 38.1% 3.6% 18.4% 0% 5.0% 13.9%
Abstain from alcohol/drugs 9.1% 10.8% 14.3% 18.2% 28.9% 0% 15.0% 16.0%
Curfew 11.4% 0% 0% 27.3% 2.6% 0% 20.0% 5.9%
Total number of cases 44 37 42 55 38 1 20 237

Notes:

  • Hal/Drt=Halifax/Dartmouth
  • Tor=Toronto
  • Scar=Scarborough
  • Wpg=Winnipeg
  • Edm=Edmonton
  • Van=Vancouver
  • Sur=Surrey

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