Second shooting in four days reported in Surrey

Article content Mounties are investigating another targeted shooting in Surrey tonight. The incident happened near 194th Street and 34th Avenue at about 9 p.m. Surrey RCMP says one man was found at the scene suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to hospital for treatment. Police are now canvassing the area and speaking to witnesses. […]

Police identify Oshawa shooting victims as 4 members of Traynor family

Article content OSHAWA, Ont. — Police in Oshawa, Ont., have identified four people killed in a mass shooting early Friday morning as a father and three of his children, as they continue to seek a motive behind the carnage that took place in a family home. Durham regional police say the deceased are 50-year-old Chris […]

Kelowna woman sues RCMP officer alleging assault during wellness check

Article content A UBC Okanagan nursing student is suing the RCMP alleging police brutality while an officer was performing a wellness check. Mona Wang alleges Kelowna RCMP Const. Lacy Browning stepped on her arm and kicked her in the stomach while she was on the ground, shouting “stop being dramatic” and “control your f—ing dog, don’t […]

Quebec names a civilian to be interim head of the Sûreté du Québec

QUEBEC — For the first time in Quebec’s history, a woman will lead the Sûreté du Québec, which is getting its third chief in less than a year. On Wednesday, the Quebec cabinet named a rare civilian, Johanne Beausoleil, to the post of associate director-general of the force, which will allow her to take on […]