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New Indigenous addiction treatment and police funding

March 3, 2020

The Alberta government is providing $2.2 million per year to the Bringing the Spirit Home Safe Withdrawal Site. The site will expand from 6 beds currently, to 24. The Alberta government is also providing funding for the Blood Tribe police force, which will then hire 5 additional officers to the force. The final money tally for the Blood Tribe Police Force funding will be $13.6 million this year.