Policy Bulletin 582


Policy Bulletin

Number: 582

In Effect: 2017-12-11

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COMMISSIONER’S DIRECTIVE (CD) 567-5 – Use of Firearms

Policy number and titles:

COMMISSIONER’S DIRECTIVE (CD) 567-5 – Use of Firearms

Why was the policy changed?

This policy was revised to clarify the roles and responsibilities, as well as provide standards on the type of firearms deployed to armed posts.

What has changed?

How was it developed?

The Correctional Operations and Programs Sector revised this policy in collaboration with the Strategic Policy Division. Full consultations were held with internal and external stakeholders.

Who will be affected by the policy?

All CSC management and all staff responsible for use, care and control of firearms.

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