MONTREAL, Jan. 9, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Relating to the recent serious allegations of misconduct at the Edmonton Institution, the Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) issues the following statement:
"Although UCCO-SACC-CSN cannot comment on specific cases due to privacy considerations and an ongoing investigation, the union wants to clearly state that it firmly condemns all forms of harassment.
UCCO-SACC-CSN believes that prevention and education are the first steps towards eliminating workplace harassment and we will continue our work to promote a harassment free environment at all federal facilities, including the Edmonton Institution."
About the union
The Union of Canadian Correctional Officers (UCCO-SACC-CSN) represents more than 7400 members, spread across Canada's five major regions: British Colombia, the Prairies, Ontario, Québec and Atlantic. UCCO-SACC-CSN represents the CX1 and CX2 job titles in 49 federal institutions.
For further information: Noémi Desrochers, Communication Advisor - CSN, [email protected], 514 216-1825