History

Part of the history of Canada is the history of its correctional system. The way our approach to crime and punishment has evolved reflects the political and social changes that have shaped our country.

History  of the Canadian Correctional System

History of the Canadian Correctional System

The History of the Canadian Correctional System module provides an overview of how the correctional system has evolved. Students will be asked to compare the different approaches used over the centuries and to reflect on the development of our correctional system.