Ministry of Justice

Criminal Justice and Legal Access Policy Division

The Criminal Justice and Legal Access Policy Division is responsible for:

  • integrating policy and research activities throughout the criminal justice system and facilitating discussions system-wide;
  • access to justice issues to ensure public access to efficient and effective legal aid services;
  • federal-provincial-territorial policy and research; and
  • integrated projects addressing crime prevention, crime reduction and creation of a more effective system of justice.