Statistics Canada released a chapter of the Women in Canada publication

Today, Statistics Canada released a chapter of the Women in Canada publication entitled “Women and the Criminal Justice System”. Co-authored by CSSLRV Research Associate Tina Hotton, along with Statistics Canada collaborators Joanna Jacob and Heather Hobson, this study highlights overall trends in criminal victimization of women and girls in Canada as well as their involvement with the criminal justice system as offenders. A PDF copy is available on the Statistics Canada website:http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/89-503-x/2015001/article/14785-eng.pdf