Ottawa, Ontario, December 22, 2011 – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today announced the removal of Orrett O'Neil Brock, the third serious criminal featured on the Agency's "Wanted" list to be removed since its launch at the end of August. Brock was apprehended by the Toronto Police Service on September 28 in the Greater Toronto Area.
Brock is inadmissible to Canada for serious criminality. He has been convicted of trafficking in a controlled substance, and of assault causing bodily harm.
This update follows the announcement on August 18, 2011, by the Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety; Candice Hoeppner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety; Chris Alexander, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence; and Luc Portelance, President of the Canada Border Services Agency, urging Canadians to help identify 32 individuals listed on the CBSA Web site who have failed to comply with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and have criminal convictions in Canada. Since this announcement, eight serious criminals from the list have been apprehended or located, and, as of today, three have been removed from Canada.
Members of the public are reminded that they should not take action to apprehend the individuals listed on the CBSA Web site. Any information on the whereabouts of these wanted individuals should be reported to the CBSA Border Watch Line at 1-888-502-9060.
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