James Whiting
Counsel
Public Prosecution Service of Canada
CANADA


Jim Whiting is currently a federal prosecutor with the Public Prosecution Service of Canada in Vancouver, British Columbia. Prior to moving to Vancouver in 2009, he had been a part-time faculty member at Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, teaching Cyber and Computer Crime for the Department of Criminology.

Jim has presented on cyber-crime and electronic evidence issues at the Canadian Criminal Justice Association's annual Congress, Osgoode Hall's Symposium on Technology Crime and Electronic Evidence and before the British Columbia Association of Chiefs of Police.

Before joining the Public Prosecution Service of Canada in Halifax, Jim completed a Master of Arts, studying the early impacts of the Charter on policing practices, worked with the Nova Scotia Police Act Review Committee and served as Chair of the Nova Scotia Community Notification Advisory Committee for High Risk Offenders.