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August 27, 2015

Toronto South Detention Centre was supposed to have been a model corrections' facility. Instead this P3 project has experienced a litany of defects that has caused inmate unrest and stress among staff.

August 20, 2015

OPSEU MTO employee Steve McPherson, a Transportation Enforcement Officer, was judged one of the best roadside inspectors in North America in a competition this week in St.

August 19, 2015

Built at a cost of $1.3 billion, the Toronto South Detention Centre – the second-largest jail in Canada – opened to great fanfare on January 29, 2014, as a model public-private partnership (P3).

August 19, 2015

The locks on prisoner cells at Toronto South Detention Centre can easily be broken. OPSEU correctional officers reported the problem months ago but the problem persists.

August 11, 2015

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Thomas addresses media on corrections crisis ahead of budget

Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

MERC Information including MERC Committee Members, MERC Chairs Meeting Minutes, Action Form, Divisional Minutes, and MERC Team Disclosures.


Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (All day)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 12:00pm to 12:45pm
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 2:30pm


Many members have voiced concerns about the new CSR Classification and OPSEU’s role in the process. Here are the answers to many of your questions.


Tuesday, February 3, 2015 (All day)

Services correctionnels en état de crise

Latest News, Events and Information on the Crisis in Corrections, including Strike Training information, etc. Read more...