Stephen Hoff is a reporter for CBC News in Ottawa. He can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @newshoff.
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'In here, you're defenceless': Inmates ask for release amid virus fears
Fear of COVID-19 is gripping communities across the country, but prisoners worried about the virus face a unique set of challenges.
Jail guards want COVID-19 screening at Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre
Corrections officers at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre refused to report to work on Monday over fears of COVID-19 in their own ranks.
Want pot? Ottawa cannabis shops don't all charge the same prices
Looking to buy some cannabis? One of Ottawa's retail shops is charging a little more than the others.
OPP union launching its own suicide prevention program
The union representing OPP employees says it can't wait for the force to complete an internal review of suicides among members, so it's launching its own mental health support program.
Another OPP officer dies by suicide
An Ontario Provincial Police constable at a detachment in Ottawa has taken his own life, the 13th reported suicide of an active or retired member of the police force since 2012.