Other resources: Criminal law services
Understanding the law:
- Canada's Court System
A general description of the court system in Canada, the types and levels of courts and their responsibilities.
- Canada's System of Justice
Understand what the law is, where it comes from, what it is for, and how it operates.
A legal information resource from Legal Aid Ontario which provides in-depht legal information and resources
- Your Legal Rights: Criminal Law
Information on a variety of criminal topics
Are you a victim or a witness to crime?
- Ontario Victim Services
- Victim Services (CLEO)
- Ontario Women's Justice Network
- Assaulted Women's Helpline
Statutes and regulations:
- Criminal Code
View the full text of the Criminal Code of Canada.
- Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA)
The Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA), the YCJA explained and other information.
- Courtprep Guide
A site that helps people prepare for court.
- Department of Justice Canada
Review information on federal laws including youth services.
- Ministry of the Attorney General
Visit the Attorney General site to get information on going to court, court locations, court forms and applications, small claims court, jury duty, power of attorney links to legislation and information on any court procedures.
- Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
Find information on police services in Ontario, parole board hearings and correctional facilities.
- Ombudsman Ontario
Investigates complaints against provincial government organizations.
- Ontario court addresses
Find local courthouses by location or region.