Cops in Cuban paradise in living hell

Metro Vancouver cops acquitted in Cuba sex assault case

Two Metro Vancouver police officers accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old Canadian girl while on vacation in Cuba have been acquitted.A panel of five female judges said they believed the accusation was made up, and that the assault did not occur, said retired police officer Leo Knight. (CTV News)
Previous:
  • Canadian cops trapped in Cuba facing kangaroo court
  • Inmate confesses to 90 murders, investigators confirm 30

    DALLAS - A man convicted of three California murders and long suspected in numerous other deaths now claims he was involved in about 90 killings nationwide spanning nearly four decades, and investigators already have corroborated about a third of those, a Texas prosecutor said Thursday. (The Province)

    Parts of Asia slipping into the hands of organized crime

    Southeast Asia is no stranger to organized crime. Twenty years ago, the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed to address the growing illicit drug economy and signed a joint declaration that the region would become "drug-free." (CNN)

    Camp Fire death total rises to 63, sheriff says

    Investigators in California revealed Thursday night that another seven sets of human remains have been found in the northern part of the state’s Camp Fire, bringing the total number of people killed to 63. (Fox News)

    Julian Assange has been charged, prosecutors reveal inadvertently

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged under seal, prosecutors inadvertently revealed in a recently unsealed court filing — a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election and have major implications for those who publish government secrets. (Washington Post)

    Saudi Arabia indicts 11, seeks death penalty for five in Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

    Saudi Arabia indicted 11 suspects and prosecutors were requesting the death penalty for five of them for the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi last month, the kingdom's top prosecutor announced Thursday. (Fox News)

    Michael ‘Creepy Porn Lawyer’ Avenatti arrested for felony for domestic violence

    LOS ANGELES - Michael Avenatti, who became famous for representing Stormy Daniels in her battle with President Trump, has been arrested for felony domestic violence ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ. Our law enforcement sources say Avenatti was arrested Wednesday after a woman filed a felony DV report. We're told her face was "swollen and bruised" with "red marks" on both cheeks.(TMZ)

    Five dead in six weeks in Lower Mainland gang war

    VANCOUVER - The latest fatal shooting in the Lower Mainland has been linked to the region’s escalating gang activity, bringing the number of victims in the conflict to five in the past six weeks. (The Province)

    Manager appointed as Surrey works to replace RCMP

    SURREY - The City of Surrey, British Columbia has appointed a manager to oversee a planned transition to a municipal police force and the closure of its RCMP detachment. (The Province)

    Fatal shooting in northwest Toronto

    TORONTO - A man is dead after a shooting near Albion and Weston Rds., the city’s record-tying 89th homicide of the year. (Toronto Sun)