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 […]

Waterloo police arrest pair in connection with porch thefts in downtown Kitchener

Waterloo Regional Police have arrested a man and a woman who are suspected of taking packages from homes in downtown Kitchener. Police were called to a home on Eby Street South on Thursday at around 11 a.m. for a report of two people stealing a parcel from the home. They say officers then discovered that […]

‘Blue solidarity’ represses social justice movements, contributes to anti-Black racism, paper says

Amid ongoing protests about the use of excessive and deadly force by police against Black and Indigenous peoples, questions have been raised about the role police and their union leaders play in exacerbating anti-Black racism in North America. Solidarity among police officers serves to “repress social justice movements that challenge police authority” and supports tactics […]

Man, 23, accused of killing innocent George Brown student denied bail

Accused killer Taufiq Stanley lost his bid for freedom Friday as a Toronto Superior Court judge denied his bail application. The 23-year-old, who suffers from asthma and has argued he’s especially susceptible to the COVID-19 virus if an outbreak occurs in jail, faces a first-degree murder charge. It’s alleged Stanley and Alexander Fountain — who  […]

Sexual assault trial against former SMU groundskeeper to begin Monday – Halifax

Posted February 18, 2020 8:12 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Matthew Albert Percy, a former groundskeeper at Saint Mary’s University who was convicted of sexually assaulting a student at the Halifax university in September 2017, is back in court on Tuesday […]

Police, firefighters search Vancouver condo for possible drug lab

Vancouver police and firefighters executed a search warrant on Sunday afternoon as part of an investigation into a possible drug lab. Vancouver police and firefighters executed a search warrant on Sunday afternoon as part of an investigation into a possible drug lab. Const. Tania Visintin with Vancouver Police said the search warrant was for a […]

Multiple shots fired behind Scarborough high school

A Scarborough high school is in lockdown after shots were fired behind the building Wednesday afternoon. Toronto Police Const. Alex Li says no one appears to have been injured in the incident at Cedarbrae Collegiate on Markham Rd. south of Lawrence Ave. E. SOUND OF GUNSHOT: (UPDATE)Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute – officers o/s investigating– STAGING AREA […]

Body ID’d as husband wanted for first-degree murder of wife

Peel Regional Police have confirmed the body of a 36-year-old male found last Friday is that of Rakeshbhai Patel, a labourer who was the subject of a Canada-wide warrant for the first-degree murder of his wife. Patel’s body was found outside Etobicoke General Hospital and police say his death is not part of a criminal […]