Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Organized crime moving online RCMP struggling to keep up

OTTAWA - Organized crime is moving online and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police is struggling to keep up, according to a briefing note prepared for RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki when she took over the top job earlier this year. (CBC)

Oregon woman steals ambulance as medics perform CPR

ROSEBURG, ORE. - Sure, Christy Lynn Woods, 37, may have boosted an ambulance while paramedics performed CPR on an unconscious woman in southern Oregon. (The Oregonian)

Nanny faces sex assault charges involving two boys

SAANICH - A nanny is being investigated for suspected sexual crimes involving two brothers under the age of 10 who were in his care. police said Johnathon Lee Robichaud, 30, of Central Saanich had a variety of jobs and volunteer stints tied to youth groups, church groups, childcare facilities, and before- and after-school programs. (The Province)

Two officers wounded, suspect dead in Halton shootout

HAMILTON - Halton Regional Police say they were called to an Esso gas bar in the area of Appleby Line and Harvester Road, just south of the QEW, around 4:30 a.m. Saturday. (City News)

Predawn raids target Mexican mafia gangs

SAN DIEGO - Hundreds of federal agents and local law enforcement officers conducted dozens of predawn raids across the county Thursday, arresting alleged gang members and others with suspected gang ties on drug, gun, racketeering and other charges, authorities said. (San Diego Union Tribune)
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  • Murder suspect turn himself into police

    LONDON - An 18-year-old London man wanted in connection to last week's homicide outside of a Dundas Street Tim Hortons has turned himself into police.(CTV News)

    Details on Danforth gunman revealed in police search warrant documents

    TORONTO - In the moments after Danforth Ave. shooter Faisal Hussain put a bullet in his head, the word “Home” flashed on the screen of his ringing cellphone. Toronto police officers answered it and spoke to his parents, who were unaware their son had just opened fire on a busy stretch of Danforth Ave., killing 18-year-old Reese Fallon and 10-year-old Julianna Kozis and leaving 13 others injured. (Toronto Star)
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  • Evidence in police documents suggest Danforth shooting was planned
  • Suspect named in hotel homicide after police mistakenly release murder report

    OTTAWA - The girlfriend of a man fatally stabbed in the middle of a Vanier street in April 2017 is now wanted for first-degree murder in an unrelated homicide: the Saturday night hotel beating death of an Ottawa man. (National Post)

    Chaos in Edmonton rush hour

    EDMONTON - In a series of events police are describing as a crime spree, the suspect allegedly fled the scene of the stabbing, robbed a nearby store, assaulted a shop employee and stole a getaway car before getting into a scuffle with police in west Edmonton. (CBC News)
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  • Police provide update to LRT stabbing, crime spree
  • RCMP arrest man in murder of Belgian tourist

    VANCOUVER - Sean Ryan William McKenzie has been charged with first degree murder in the death of Sakkalis, whose body was found near Boston Bar four weeks ago. (Vancouver Sun)

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