Man’s deadly fall from Parkdale balcony ruled a homicide

TORONTO - Police have ruled a man’s fatal fall from a Parkdale balcony this weekend as a homicide and are now investigating. Officers responded to a call regarding a suspicious death at 103 West Lodge Ave. around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. They found a man lying in the front driveway of an apartment building. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police say. (Toronto Star)
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  • Man stabs seven people in Central Paris knife attack

    PARIS — Petanque players in Paris who helped in the apprehension of a knife-wielding man have been lauded Monday for their bravery as French authorities opened a murder investigation into the attacks that saw seven people injured. (National Post)
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  • Cops in Cuban paradise in living hell

    Cops in Cuba get community support

    There’s been a lot of reaction to my last post about the two Vancouver area cops who went to Cuba for a holiday last March and are still there because the Cuban government won’t let them leave. VPD Constable Mark Simms, then 28, and his close friend, Port Moody PD Constable Jordan Long, then 30, were enjoying a planned holiday of sun and relaxation when they had a fateful encounter with a girl. (Prime Time Crime exclusive)

    Canadian woman arrested for allegedly slapping US border guard

    NIAGARA FALLS - A Canadian woman is facing charges in the United States after allegedly slapping a border guard who refused to let her enter the United States. (CTV News)

    Suspected East Van arsonist arrested

    VANCOUVER - Officers tracked down Vancouver resident Jason Acoose, 46, just before noon Friday near Commercial Drive and East 12th Avenue. (The Province)
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  • Hitchhiker’s murder highlights danger of looking for rides online

    VANCOUVER - Trying to hitch a ride on the information highway can be as risky as trying to thumb down a car from the side of the road. Yet despite the recent murder of a Belgian tourist who did just that, people continue to flock to social media sites and apps looking for rides. (CBC)

    Suspicious death investigation launched after body found in Parkdale

    TORONTO - Toronto police have launched a suspicious death investigation after a body was found in Parkdale early Sunday morning. (CP24)

    N.S. man, 33, charged with second degree murder in death of Annapolis County man

    NEW GLASGOW, N.S. - Police have charged a man from Annapolis County, N.S., with second-degree murder in the death of a 39-year-old man who was found unconscious at a hotel.(CTV News)

    Photo of police officer breastfeeding malnourished infant goes viral

    BUENOS AIRES - A police officer in Argentina performed a "gesture of love" after she heard a crying baby that needed to be fed. Officer Celeste Ayala breastfed the malnourished infant, a moment that was captured in a photo and went viral on social media. (CBS News)

    16-year-old arrested after man shot dead in West end flea market

    TORONTO - Toronto police have arrested a 16-year-old in connection with a shooting that left a 65-year-old man dead near Toronto’s Stockyards District on Saturday afternoon. (CTV News)
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