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‘High risk police operation’ underway near Brightview: RCMP

[ad_1] RCMP are asking the public to avoid Highway 2 at Township Road 470, due to a “high risk police operation.” The area is being contained, and a heavy police presence could be seen in the area Thursday night. CTV News Calgary has confirmed the operation involves the a vehicle… Read More…

Halifax police charge 23-year-old with targeting seniors in telephone scam

[ad_1] Nova Scotia Halifax Regional Police accuse man of posing as a family member in jail, asking for bail money. Police remind public they never call families asking for bail money Tehosterihens Deer · CBC News · Posted: Nov 07, 2023 1:35 PM EST | Last Updated: November 7 Halifax… Read More…

Deputies killed a Maine man outside a police station; police say he was armed with a rifle

[ad_1] close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for October 31 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Law enforcement officers in Maine killed a man late Monday after he allegedly confronted officers outside a police station with a rifle. Sean Dyment, 23, of… Read More…

Saskatoon police investigating city’s ninth homicide of the year

[ad_1] Saskatoon Saskatoon police are asking the public for assistance in their investigation into the death of a 38-year-old man on Saturday. An injured 38-year-old man found in the backyard of a Massey Place home died in the hospital on Saturday CBC News · Posted: Oct 07, 2023 4:31 PM… Read More…

Holy cow! Steer leads police on chase through central Edmonton after breaking out of Farmfair

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size Did you see the cow running around? That’s what many residents of central Edmonton will be asking their neighbours after a rogue steer took emergency services on a chase through several neighbourhoods Tuesday afternoon. The Edmonton Police Service said officers were… Read More…

Denver party shooting leaves 3 people dead, 3 others wounded, police say

[ad_1] close Video Denver shooting after Nuggets win NBA Finals injures 9 Nine people were injured Tuesday in when shots rang out after the Denver Nuggets won the NBA title against the Miami Heat. (KCNC) A shooting at a party in a Denver industrial storefront overnight Friday left three people… Read More…

Toronto police charge 3 boys after subway bomb hoax closes station

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size Three boys have been arrested after police in Toronto accused them of breaking into a subway operating cab and broadcasting a fake bomb threat. Toronto police said the hoax bomb announcement led to the evacuation of St. Patrick subway station in… Read More…

Arrest made in July assault with pepper spray, weapon in Peterborough: police – Peterborough

[ad_1] Police have made an arrest following an assault involving the use of pepper spray and another object in Peterborough, Ont., in July. According to the Peterborough Police Service, around 12:30 a.m. on July 23, officers responded to a report of an assault at a residence on Talwood Drive in… Read More…

Connecticut mom acting ‘erratically’ drove drunk to drop off kid at school: Police

[ad_1] A mother in Connecticut was arrested Monday after she was allegedly driving drunk while dropping her child off at school. Police said 33-year-old Christina Morrissette was charged with DUI-risk of injury to a minor after dropping off her child at Ledyard Middle School. Officers were responding to a report… Read More…

Elijah McClain death trial: After mixed verdicts, another Aurora police officer goes on trial

[ad_1] CNN  —  Another officer who arrested Elijah McClain, the unarmed Black man who died after he was restrained by police and injected with ketamine in Aurora, Colorado, in 2019, went on trial Tuesday in the second of three trials related to McClain’s death. Nathan Woodyard, 34, has pleaded not… Read More…

Sask. watchdog investigating after man’s medical emergency in police holding cell

[ad_1] A Saskatoon man is in critical condition after going into medical distress in a police holding cell on Saturday. The man, 29, was taken into custody around 5:30 a.m., according to a Saskatoon Police Service news release. About an hour later, an on-site paramedic noticed the man was getting… Read More…

At least 17 killed in Bangladesh train collision, police say many injured – National

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size At least 17 people were killed and scores injured on Monday after two trains collided in eastern Bangladesh, police said. A passenger train crashed into a freight train in Bhairab, about 80 kilometres (50 miles) northeast of the capital Dhaka. “Seventeen bodies have been recovered and many injured… Read More…

Winnipeg police warn of convicted sex offender released from prison

[ad_1] The Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) is informing the public that a convicted sex offender has been released from prison and is expected to live in the city. On Monday, police said Garry Edwards Jr., who is also known as Brendin Edwards, Gary Tait, Garry Crasswell and Garry Crassweller, was… Read More…

Kitchener teens arrested after carjacking at Conestoga Mall in Waterloo: police

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size Waterloo Regional Police say two teens were arrested after a carjacking occurred in the parking lot of Conestoga Mall on Wednesday afternoon. Officers were dispatched to the mall in Waterloo at around 2:30 p.m. after the carjacking had been reported. Police… Read More…

Maine authorities arrest driver who led police chase for 55 miles

[ad_1] A driver led police on a 55-mile chase in Maine after nearly hitting a game warden who was investigating a moose complaint, police said. Police said the chase began late Thursday morning after multiple agencies were informed that the vehicle almost hit the warden in Lincoln. The warden had… Read More…

Missing 6-year-old boy rescued from Red River, Winnipeg police say

[ad_1] Manitoba A six-year-old boy was pulled from the Red River by police after he ran off from his caregivers on Tuesday. Child had gone missing in Fort Garry area CBC News · Posted: Sep 28, 2023 12:58 PM EDT | Last Updated: 37 minutes ago Members of the Winnipeg… Read More…

Police say man jumped from window after arrest in Winnipeg, watchdog to investigate injury

[ad_1] Manitoba’s watchdog agency says it’s investigating after a man sustained three fractures after he was arrested by Winnipeg police on Friday. The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba, which investigates serious incidents involving police in the province, says it was notified by Winnipeg police on Friday about a man who… Read More…

Vergecast: Android 11 beta, PS5 reveal, and big tech halts facial recognition for police

[ad_1] There’s a new episode of The Vergecast to fill you in on all of the news from this week. Join Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and a rotation of other reporters and editors for everything that you need to know. The three topics covered this week are: During the first… Read More…

Fentanyl equal to 2.5 million street doses seized at rural property in Mission, B.C.: police

[ad_1] Mission RCMP say they seized a huge quantity of fentanyl from a clandestine drug lab on an acreage in the rural Hatzic Valley in southwest British Columbia. Approximately 25 kilograms of pure fentanyl was seized along with three kilograms of fentanyl already diluted for street distribution.  Additional precursor materials used to manufacture… Read More…

Highly decayed body found in Nose Creek; police investigating

[ad_1] Calgary police are investigating the discovery of a highly decayed body in Nose Creek. Police say the discovery was made Monday evening near the 4200 block of Edmonton Trail N.E. There was no immediate indication that the death is suspicious, police say, but further investigation will be conducted by… Read More…

Regina police charge teen with multiple robberies – Regina

[ad_1] By Moosa Imran Global News Posted October 14, 2023 3:48 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size Regina Police Service has laid charges against a 16-year-old boy after three recent robberies. On Oct. 3, police officers arrested the teen at his place of residence. The youth was… Read More…

Kingston news: Police say power shut off briefly after someone accessed Hydro One station

[ad_1] Kingston police say a power outage that affected “a widespread area” was the result of someone getting into a local Hydro One transmission station. In a statement, police said an individual accessed the transmission station near Division Street and John Counter Boulevard Wednesday afternoon. “There were significant concerns for… Read More…

Saskatoon police searching for schoolyard needle dumper

[ad_1] Saskatoon police are looking for a suspect after receiving a number of reports that a person is intentionally dumping needles in school parks and playgrounds. Starting in July, police received multiple reports of needles being found in schoolyards in the 1000 block of Hampton Circle and 400 block of… Read More…

Police trying to identify 2 males who ‘may be involved’ in fatal Brampton shooting – Toronto

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size Police are trying to identify two males who “may be involved” in the shooting death of a 30-year-old man in a Brampton school parking lot earlier this year. Peel Regional Police released images Thursday of the individuals who officers are trying… Read More…

Truck driver charged after police say he caused train derailment on Perimeter Highway

[ad_1] Manitoba A 69-year-old man suffered minor injuries and was charged with careless driving after failing to stop at a railway crossing on Highway 101, leading to a train derailment Tuesday afternoon in the rural municipality of Springfield, RCMP say.  Southbound lanes of Highway 101 were closed for several hours while… Read More…

Puppynapping investigation leads Calgary police to Strathmore, dog yet to be found – Calgary

[ad_1] Descrease article font size Increase article font size A 40-year-old woman has been charged with robbery in connection with the September theft of a golden retriever puppy but the dog, and another four suspects, have not been located. Waverly, a 17-week-old puppy, was stolen on Sept. 25 while Peyton… Read More…

Burlington man charged in connection with 2 hate-motivated incidents at Toronto mosque: police

[ad_1] A man is facing charges after a mosque in the city’s east end was vandalized twice in what police are treating as a suspected hate-motivated incident, Toronto police say. Investigators confirmed on Friday that both incidents happened at the same mosque in the area of Danforth and Donlands avenues on Oct. 6 and Oct. 12…. Read More…

Virginia State University police officer injured in shooting, suspect at large

[ad_1] A suspect remains at large after an early morning shooting near Virginia State University left a campus police officer in critical condition, according to authorities. The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. when an on-duty VSU police officer responded to a disturbance at the campus in Petersburg, Virginia, according to… Read More…

Maine police investigating housefire that killed 3 in Canadian border town

[ad_1] A house fire in northern Maine that killed a father, mother and daughter is under investigation, police said Thursday. NEW MEXICO HOUSEFIRE KILLS 2 YOUNG CHILDREN, TEEN BABYSITTER The fire took place in Fort Fairfield in the early morning hours of Thursday. Police said the fire killed three people… Read More…

Ontario police lay a dozen counts in sex assault case spanning 31 years

[ad_1] A 58-year-old from Central Elgin is facing several charges in connection with sexual assaults involving “multiple victims” over the course of 31 years, police announced Friday. Ontario Provincial Police say the investigation began on Sept. 12 after police received a report about incidents occurring between 1979 and 2010. Police… Read More…