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Nova Scotia RCMP release statistics on COVID-19 enforcement
Since April 3, Nova Scotia RCMP has charged 38 people for offences under the Nova Scotia Health Protection and Emergency Management Acts. To date, the RCMP has charged a total of 54 people with offences related to the current provincial State of Emergency in Nova Scotia.
The RCMP thanks Nova Scotians for their continued support and to the vast majority of people who are adhering to the directives outlined by the provincial government to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Nova Scotians are known for helping one another in times of need and we ask people to continue to protect their communities by adhering to the directives outlined by government to reduce the spread of COVID-19. To find out more about the laws that are in place to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect Nova Scotians, please visit novascotia.ca/coronavirus and canada.ca/coronavirus.
The RCMP is on the road in Nova Scotia, ready to respond. For routine inquiries, please contact us at your local detachment. If it’s an emergency, call 911.