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Media Invited to Tour Windsor Jail

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Media Invited to Tour Windsor Jail

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Media is invited to tour the recently closed Windsor Jail with representatives from the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. This tour is a unique opportunity to see the facility before it is fully decommissioned. The Windsor Jail closed in August 2014 and was replaced by the new state-of-the-art South West Detention Centre.


Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Registration:9:45 a.m.

LocationWindsor Jail
378 Brock St.

Notes:Media will be permitted to take both still images and video footage.

Please pre-register for the tour by emailing Lissa Levac at lissa.levac@ontario.ca by noon on Nov. 3, 2014, providing the name of the person attending, his or her telephone number and e-mail address.



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