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The Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics (CCJS) wishes to thank all consultation participants for their valuable input and advice on collecting data on individuals with mental illness in the criminal justice system.

The author also wishes to thank Rebecca Kong for her work on the consultations, Daniel Bahta for his research contributions, and Sara Johnson for her development of the criminal justice system process models and her research contributions.

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Published by authority of the Minister responsible for Statistics Canada.

© Minister of Industry, 2009

All rights reserved. Use of this publication is governed by the Statistics Canada Open Licence Agreement.

Catalogue no. 85-561-M, number 16

Frequency: Occasional

ISBN: 978-1-100-11669-3

ISSN: 1707-5203