MIL-OSI Translation: Seizure of prohibited and unauthorized items at Établissement de Grande Cache

Recommended Sponsor - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist

MIL OSI Translation. Canadian French to English –

Source: Government of Canada

February 5, 2024 – Grande Cache, Alberta – Correctional Service Canada

During January 2024, thanks to staff vigilance, prohibited and unauthorized items were seized at Grande Cache, a medium-security federal facility.

Among the items seized were methamphetamine, THC, various pills, tobacco, nicotine patches and cell phones. The total street value of the items seized is estimated at $171,560.00.

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) has a number of tools at its disposal to prevent the introduction of drugs into its institutions. These include ion detectors and drug detection dogs for searching buildings, personal property, inmates and visitors.

The Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) is strengthening measures to prevent the introduction of contraband into its institutions, in order to ensure a safe and secure environment for all. CSC also works in partnership with police forces to take action against those who attempt to bring contraband into correctional facilities.

CSC has also set up a telephone information line for all federal institutions to obtain additional information on security-related activities in CSC institutions. These may include activities related to drug use or trafficking that could threaten the safety of visitors, inmates or people working in CSC institutions.

Calling the toll-free number 1-866-780-3784 ensures that your information is protected and that you remain anonymous.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and/or sentence structure not be perfect.

MIL Translation OSI