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Suicide attempts spike amid Ontario prison system overhaul

At a time when Ontario prison officials have vowed to take a more humane approach to inmate care, the province has recorded a significant rise in the number of suicide attempts in its correctional facilities. Over the past decade, provincial institutions have averaged 106 suicide attempts a calendar year. In 2016, that number has already reached 160.

Read the full article in the Globe and Mail.

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