Oh Canada: On the Front Lines of the Fight Against Organized Crime
Date: Saturday, March 20
Time: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Inside the Historic Courtroom on the second floor.
Cost: Free for Museum members or with Museum admission. Reservations are required. Click here to RSVP.
Description: In recent decades, the Great White North has been a hotbed of organized crime activity, especially in large cities such as Toronto, Montreal and Hamilton, Ontario. Retired police intelligence sergeant and criminology professor at Mohawk College, Stephen Metelsky, will discuss recent Mob history in Canada, including Project OTremens, a case that exposed a United States and Canada drug trafficking operation involving two New York Mafia families.
- Stephen Metelsky, M.A., is a writer, organized crime specialist, retired police intelligence sergeant and criminology professor at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario.