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A fatal year in Nunavik – Nunatsiaq News

by ahnationtalk on December 19, 201974 Views

19 December 2019

Kativik police and councillors concerned about uptick in crime-related deaths

An increase in crime-related deaths in Nunavik is worrying to the region’s police and political leadership.

“If we look at the life today in Nunavik, there are many deaths that are not health-related,” said Charlie Arngak, an executive member of the Kativik Region Government council, during a meeting last month, on Nov. 26.

“We are teaching our younger generations that these deaths, not to do with health and suicide, are just the norm. We’re teaching this to our younger generation and it should not be so.”

His request, put before the leadership of the Kativik Regional Police Force, was for more investigation into these deaths—many, he said are deemed to be a suicide when it may not be the case.

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