David Chen

Remember That Grocer Chow Helped? He Just Endorsed Tory

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.25.2014 | Canada Politics

John Tory has won the endorsement of a man who once received plenty of high-profile help from Olivia Chow. On Thursday, Tory announced that David C...

Expanded In Canada, Feared In Egypt

CBC | Posted 05.13.2013 | Canada Politics

You'll remember David Chen, the Toronto storeowner who ran after a shoplifter in 2009 and tied him up until police came. He was arrested and charged w...

Brian Knight Case Shows Judges Can't Judge Between Right and Wrong

Peter Worthington | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

What sort of a world do the people who run our courts live in? For defending and recovering his property, Brian Knight was convicted of criminal negligence causing bodily harm and sentenced to 90 days -- three times the sentence that the thief got. How dare this guy be saddled with a criminal record for doing what most of us hope we'd do if we were confronted with the same circumstances that faced Brian Knight.

Prime Minister's Office Calls Restaurateur Who Fought Suspected Thief

CBC | Posted 06.05.2012 | Canada Politics

The prime minister’s office, along with merchants and neighbours, offered support to a Toronto restaurant owner who scuffled with a suspected robber...

Toronto Man Faces Up To 14 Years For Fighting Off Intruder

National Post | Posted 10.03.2011 | Canada

A man escorting his girlfriend to her home Sunday night discovered signs of entry to her house. ... A man was found hiding, Toronto police said. An en...