Rcmp Shooting

Burnaby 7-Eleven Robbery Leads To RCMP Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Shots were fired and both suspects fled in the van until it crashed.

Castlegar Driver Dies In RCMP Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The man was shot during an attempted traffic stop, said RCMP.

Alberta Mountie Dies After Shot To Head

Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada Alberta

A Mountie who was shot last Saturday has died from his injuries. Const. David Wynn, 42, died in hospital. He was shot while responding to a call a...

Shot Mountie Remains In Grave Condition

CP | John Cotter and Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.21.2015 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The wife of an RCMP officer shot in the head at a casino north of Edmonton broke down Monday as she spoke of saying goodbye to her gravely ...

Shot Alberta Mountie Not Expected To Survive

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

ST.ALBERT, Alta. - An Alberta Mountie severely wounded on Saturday was not expected to live, the RCMP said Sunday as the force's commissioner express...

Alberta RCMP Shooting A Disturbing Trend: Former Police Chief

CBC | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada Alberta

Former West Vancouver police Chief Kash Heed says the shooting of officers, here and around the world is starting to become a worrisome trend. When...

RCMP 'Executed' B.C. Manhunt Suspect: Family

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The sister of a British Columbia man who was shot by the RCMP after a manhunt says the force should have found a way to end the ordeal pea...

Suspect In Slocan, B.C. Shootout Dead: RCMP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

KELOWNA, B.C. - The subject of a massive police manhunt in southern British Columbia after an exchange of gunfire in the tiny community of Slocan last...

Police Shootout At B.C. Lake Cabin Leaves Man Dead

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VALEMOUNT, B.C. - British Columbia's police watchdog is investigating after a man was killed during a police-involved shootout near Valemount.RCMP Ins...

The UN Is Thinking of Canadians and the RCMP

Akaash Maharaj | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada
Akaash Maharaj

Although I am currently far from home, like all Canadians, I was deeply saddened to read about the deaths of three RCMP officers and the wounding of two more in a shooting in Moncton. My thoughts and sympathies are with their families.

Suspected Moncton Shooter Captured

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

Justin Bourque, the suspected shooter behind the deaths of three RCMP officers, has been arrested. Mounties confirmed early Friday the 24-year-old ...

RCMP Shootings Remind Us Officers Are Very, Very Human

Andree Lau | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Andree Lau

We eulogize these brave men and women after they sacrifice their lives protecting us. But what about the rest of the time? We in the media grumble about not having enough access or details in an RCMP investigation.The public is quick to jump on stories of RCMP misconduct or impropriety. Do we take them for granted? You bet we do. It shouldn't take blasts of violence and evil for us to recognize the risks they face daily and voluntarily. And when those risks are realized, we should remember that these tough, uniformed cops are very, very human.

Farmer Relives Spiritwood 'Nightmare'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada

SPIRITWOOD, Sask. - The two-day manhunt for a suspect in the killing of three New Brunswick RCMP officers takes Armand Smith back to a "nightmare" eig...

Nobody Puts Moncton In A Corner

Heather Boucher Robinson | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Boucher Robinson

We give people the shirt off our back. We listen when the RCMP say to stay indoors. We check on our neighbours and friends. And we all feel that creepy chills on the spine feeling knowing that he was in OUR neighbourhoods, by OUR Costco (it's the city's shopping mecca, after all!) and hurting OUR police. Because in Moncton, we have at most three degrees of separation. We all know a cop, a reporter, the mayor, the lady who runs the local gluten-free shop, the pizza guy.

RCMP Officers Killed In The Line Of Duty

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Three RCMP officers were fatally gunned down in Moncton, N.B. on Wednesday while responding to a report of an armed man. Two other Mounties were shot ...

Norm Macdonald's Touching #PrayForMoncton Tribute Is So Very Canadian

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

Last night, residents of Moncton, New Brunswick, took shelter as police went on a manhunt for a shooter with a rifle who killed three police officers....

Mental Health Training Should Be Required For RCMP: Inquest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - A coroner's jury looking into the RCMP shooting death of a former soldier wants to see emergency-response-team members trained i...

Ex-Soldier's Inquest Enters Final Hours

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - The inquest into the fatal police shooting of a disabled former soldier is entering its final hours in Prince George, B.C.A memb...

Inquest Into Former Soldier's Death Resumes Monday

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - A coroner's inquest will resume Monday into the fatal RCMP shooting of a former British Columbia soldier in treatment at the tim...

Mounties Shot, Run Over In Street Battle

CP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

TOFIELD, Alta. - RCMP were questioning three suspects following a gun battle in which one Mountie was grazed by a bullet and another was run over by a...

Mountie Ducks Jail In Traffic Stop Shooting

CP | Josh Winquist, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

DUNCAN, B.C. - A Vancouver Island Mountie found guilty of aggravated assault after shooting a man during a traffic stop has been sentenced to two year...

RCMP Shooting Victim Could Have Survived: Coroner

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. - A Williams Lake man who was shot to death by RCMP two years ago could have survived had he been transported to a hospital sooner...

Public Can Still Trust Police: Watchdog

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2013 | Canada Alberta

WETASKIWIN, Alta. - Days after a deadly shooting in Toronto sparked a debate over police use of force, Alberta's police watchdog is looking into three...

Police Cleared In Shooting Death Of B.C. Veteran

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - British Columbia's police watchdog has ruled that four RCMP officers acted appropriately when the attempted arrest of a distraught form...

Mountie Traffic Stop Shooting Verdict

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

DUNCAN, B.C. - An RCMP officer has been found guilty of aggravated assault for shooting a man in the shoulder during a traffic stop on Vancouver Islan...