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 […]

Man, 37, in hospital with life-threatening injuries after North End stabbing

Posted January 17, 2020 9:56 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A 37-year-old man is fighting for his life in hospital following a stabbing in Halifax’s North End Friday night. Police were called out to the 5500 block of Bilby Street at […]

Accused in Calgary quadruple killing trial found guilty on all charges

Posted December 12, 2019 9:50 pm Updated December 12, 2019 9:51 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Two people charged in connection with the deaths of four people were found guilty of all charges they had been facing in a Calgary courtroom […]

Montreal massacre victims’ memorial defaced with ‘misogynistic messages’

A display at an adult alternative school in Scarborough honouring the female victims killed in the Montreal Massacre 30 years ago was defaced with “misogynistic messages” earlier this week. Now Toronto Police are investigating what at best is a case of mischief and at worst is a hate crime, the Sun has learned. “At the […]