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January 13, 2012

Criminal investigation update

JIBC continues full cooperation with investigation

The RCMP has confirmed in a news release that an arson in West Vancouver early in the morning on January 13, 2012 is linked to the ongoing investigation of criminal activity that has victimized individuals linked to JIBC. This incident brings the number of victims linked to the investigation to 14.

JIBC is extremely concerned about this latest incident and the increase in number of victims. The Institute continues to be in close communication with the RCMP and fully cooperate with the investigation.

Counselling Services continue to be available to students on an ongoing basis. Confidential services can be accessed by calling 604.528.5884 (Toll-free: 1.877.275.4331), or emailing studentcounselling@jibc.ca.

Police are asking the public to be vigilant, and immediately report any suspicious activity to local police. Information can be reported anonymously to CRIME STOPPERS at 1.800.222.8477, or a tip can be left online at www.bccrimestoppers.com.

Previous JIBC communications on the investigation

RCMP communications on the investigation

About JIBC

The Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is a public post-secondary education institution based in New Westminster, BC, with additional campuses in Vancouver, Maple Ridge, Chilliwack, Pitt Meadows, Kelowna and Victoria.

JIBC offers programs and courses, leading to degrees, certificates, and diplomas, in three schools:

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