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Canada. Office of the Correctional Investigator

Alternate Name OCI ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 3421 
Station D 
Ottawa, ON K1P 6L4
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Ombudsman for federal offenders * investigates and brings resolution to individual offender complaints * has a responsibility to review and make recommendations on the Correctional Service's policies and procedures associated with the areas of individual complaints to ensure that systemic areas of concern are identified and appropriately addressed
Hours Not specified.
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Canadian citizens or permanent residents
Application Check the Frequently Asked Questions section of website before calling.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Correctional Facility Complaints
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-877-885-8848
Fax 613-990-9091
Other Details
Funding Federal
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