News PG RCMP holding Victims of Crime Awareness Week SHARE ON: Jonathon Brown, staff Saturday, Apr. 5th, 2014 RCMP in Prince George are raising awareness on victims of crime all next week. The theme is “Take Five: Be the Change” and Victim Services Co-ordinator Krista Levar says the seminars focus on men to get to the problem at its source and she says it isn’t as difficult as it sounds. //hqprincegeorge.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/KRISTA-LEVAR.wav Events will be held around the city, from workplace bullying to protecting yourself to identity theft. Over the 5 days, six provocatively themed messages and training events will take place as follows: Can You See Me? Monday April 7th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the Native Friendship Centre, 1600 3rd Avenue A workshop that addresses the issues around bullying. I’m You, Not Me Tuesday April 8th, 6:30 – 8:00 PM at the Civic Centre, 808 Civic Plaza The Bank of Canada and RCMP present a workshop on protecting yourself against scams and identify theft. I’m Not Black and Blue Wednesday April 9th, 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the Family Resource Centre, 1200 La Salle Avenue A workshop that looks at how men can combat domestic violence. Safe? Thursday April 10th, 9:00 – 11:00 AM at the Native Friendship Centre, 1600 3rd Avenue A breakfast workshop on how men can combat sexual violence. Annual Celebration Gala Thursday April 10th, 6:00 – 9:00 PM at Coast Inn of the North Honouring Male Champions in our Community who make a difference in combatting violence and celebrating the contribution of those who work in victim services. Say No to a Hit Friday April 11th, 9:00 – 11:00 AM at the Family Resource Centre, 1200 La Salle Avenue A workshop exploring the issues around gangs. All these events are free to the public. Those interested in attending are asked to call RCMP Victim Services at (250)561-3391 to register.