WRCPC hosts Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention for national event

On March 30th and 31st 2017, the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council hosted the 2017 Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention (CMNCP) at the Walper Hotel. During this two-day event, members of the network, representing 24 different municipalities across the nation, attended interactive lectures led by leaders in public engagement, mental health, and community development. […]

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Prisons, Justice and Love: Turn the Page Book Club hosted by Friends of Crime Prevention

When you host a public book club, you just never know how things will unfold, much less when you host one with the title “Prisons, Justice and Love”! But we couldn’t have had a more engaging night if we had tried! Friends of Crime Prevention were pleased to host the first ever “Turn the Page” […]

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Prisons, Justice & Love: Nov. 3 Author Event – Media Release

Waterloo Region – The Friends of Crime Prevention network is hosting an evening with Diane Schoemperlen, author of This Is Not My Life on Thursday, November 3, 2016. This book recounts the story of her long-term relationship with a prison inmate and covers tough issues related to root causes of crime, such as family violence, […]

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Human Library ‘Books’ to Check Out at Friends of Crime Prevention

As we put the finishing touches on the Friends of Crime Prevention Human Library event, we wanted to share some of the human ‘books’ and ‘library subjects’ you will find that day! Such a rich diversity of experience, knowledge and community change! You will have to use your time wisely to visit even three of […]

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Friends of Crime Prevention Human Library: The Root Causes of Crime Edition

If you had the chance…. What questions would you ask from long time community leaders and pioneers in the field of crime prevention in Waterloo Region? Don’t miss your opportunity with the Friends of Crime Prevention Root Causes of Crime Human Library! Friday November 13, 2015 School of Social Work, Lyle Hallman Building 120 Duke […]

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Sept 24: School Say Hi Day

What a great way to welcome students to a new school year! Our 9th Annual School Say Hi Day will take place on Thursday, September 24 at elementary and secondary schools across Waterloo Region. By saying Hi students will get to know one another, break down barriers, become more inclusive and understanding of each other.  […]

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