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    Minister Tyler Shandro

    Tyler Shandro was appointed Minister of Justice and Solicitor General on February 25, 2022.

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Accomplishments

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Alberta’s government passed legislation that prohibits carding and standardizes street checks.

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The Emergency Alberta Security Infrastructure Program (E-ASIP) grant provides emergency, one-time funding for facility-related security needs due to a specific, immediate risk to the facility or the people who use the facility.

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Our responsibilities

Promoting safe communities by:

  • providing custodial and community supervision
  • prosecuting serious and violent crime cases

Improving access to justice by:

  • sharing information to help resolve legal issues
  • providing legal representation for those in need

Providing legal and strategic services to government by:

  • representing ministries in matters before the courts and tribunals
  • drafting public government bills, regulations and Orders in Council

In focus

Budget

Budget 2022 is moving Alberta forward by building health system capacity, getting more Albertans working, and balancing the budget.

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Report a poacher

Play a role in protecting our fish and wildlife resources and natural surroundings by reporting suspicious or illegal activity.

Rural Crime Announcement

The province is standing up for rural Albertans by acting on concerns to deter crime, reinforce property rights and give victims a stronger voice in the justice system.

Clare's Law

People at risk of domestic violence have the right to get information about potentially harmful intimate partners. Read about Clare's Law in Alberta.

Latest news

  • May 27, 2022

    Two new hate crimes community liaisons will help connect groups affected by hate crimes with the justice system to help protect vulnerable Albertans.

  • May 26, 2022

    Minister of Justice and Solicitor General Tyler Shandro has directed Edmonton’s mayor to develop a public safety plan and increase policing to address violence in downtown Edmonton.

  • May 25, 2022

    Alberta’s government has appointed Collin May as chief of the Alberta Human Rights Commission and Tribunals to lead the work of protecting Albertans from discrimination.

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