Inmates of the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre (EMDC) have launched a class action lawsuit against the Ontario Government.
The Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre is a regional correctional facility located on Exeter Road in London, Ontario. It has been the subject of numerous news reports dealing with violence and overcrowded conditions. There have been a number of reported deaths at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre in the recent past including at least two by homicide. Assaults on inmates are a regular occurrence.
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- If you were incarcerated between May 18, 2017 – November 10, 2021, click here for more information.