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Don't Blame The End Of Carding For An Increase In Gun Violence

Renu Mandhane | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Politics
Renu Mandhane

Like most people that call this city home, I am deeply troubled by Sunday's shooting deaths in Toronto's Chinatown and the eight other gun-related deaths the city saw in January. This is obviously unacceptable, and police must be supported in their efforts to investigate and prosecute those responsible for these horrific crimes. That being said, most people would be hesitant to draw any clear conclusions about why we have seen a high number of gun crimes over the past month. Mike McCormack, president of the Toronto Police Association, the union that represents police officers, feels differently.

Pastor Who Officiated Jack Layton's Funeral Faces Sex Crime Charges

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada

The alleged sex crimes date back four decades.

Mounties Recapture Escaped Prisoner After 'Harrowing' Chase

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada British Columbia

At one point the man and an accomplice carjacked a 16-year-old boy and a baby.

How The Liberals Can Fix Bill C-51 And Reform National Security

Ziyaad Mia | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Politics
Ziyaad Mia

Canada has a new government with a markedly different tone. Gone are the cardboard villains and divisive rhetoric. Despite voting for it, prime minister Trudeau promised that C-51 would be amended. However, because C-51 is deeply flawed the best approach is to scrap the legislation and start fresh.

10 Arrested In Police Raids Targeting Alleged Pedophile Ring

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada

Quebec provincial police say the investigation with the RCMP began three years ago.

4 Confirmed Dead In Saskatchewan School Shooting

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

"We're fairly shaken up. It's a sad day."

Critic Slams Toronto Police's 'Incredibly Misguided' Rifle Purchase

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada

The force is buying 51 military-style assault rifles for front-line use.

RCMP Puppy Dies From Surgical Complications

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 01.19.2016 | Canada Living

He was just 14 weeks old.

6 'Ugly Girls' Polls Being Investigated In Newfoundland

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Living

"One is way too many."

Woman Fighting To Get Security Clearance And Her Airline Job Back

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada

Ayaan Farah says Ottawa unfairly revoked her Transportation Security Clearance a year ago.

Another 'Ugly Girl' List: Newfoundland RCMP Look Into Cyberbullying

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2015 | Canada

Only weeks after a similar incident where girls' looks were ranked in an online poll.

Warrants Issued For 2 Charged In 'Extremely Violent' Murder

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.28.2015 | Canada

Tyler Noel and Marissa Shephard face charges of first-degree murder and arson.

Mounties Turn To Public After Sex Assault Suspect Shot Dead

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.26.2015 | Canada Alberta

Alberta's Serious Incident Response Team has taken over the investigation into his death.

Suspect Killed After Allegedly Crashing Stolen Vehicle Into Police Car

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2015 | Canada Alberta

The situation ended "with the discharge of an RCMP pistol," according to police.

Russian Government Complains To Canada About Information On Website

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2015 | Canada Politics

Details about the website were not released.

RCMP Commissioner Admits Racist Officers Are A Problem

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.10.2015 | Canada

"I would encourage you all, though, to have confidence in the processes that exist," said Bob Paulson.

Four Mounties Suspended Over Discreditable Conduct Allegations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.08.2015 | Canada

The Mounties say they are acting on information that resulted in three suspensions in early November.

Liberals To Give RCMP Collective Bargaining Rights

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Minister Ralph Goodale said the government was "anxious" to move forward with the plan.

RCMP Warns Drivers About All That 'Ice, Ice, Baby'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Alberta

Doo-doo, doo-doo, doo-doo-doo-doo...

VICE News Fighting RCMP Order To Hand Over Files On Suspected IS Fighter

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 10.31.2015 | Canada

"The biggest loser here is the Canadian public."

Mounties Say They Busted A Sophisticated Drug Trafficking Ring

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Simultaneous raids were carried out Wednesday on six homes around Halifax and eight in Metro Vancouver, with five men and a woman arrested in Nova Scotia and seven men taken into custody in B.C.

Ottawa Bank Robbery Suspect Found Dead In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

RCMP say 22-year old Peter Hoelke fled to Vancouver Island after Tuesday's robbery of a CIBC branch in Ottawa.

Lax Laws Are Turning Foreign Bribery Into a Canadian Value

Yves Engler | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada Politics
Yves Engler

While the federal government recently strengthened anti-bribery legislation, Ottawa has so far largely turned a blind eye to corporations paying off public officials abroad. Should bribery really be seen as "Canadian" as the RCMP's Musical Ride?

RCMP Got 3 Warnings About Terror Threats Before Parliament Hill Shooting

CBC | CBC News | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada Politics

RCMP received two warnings from CSIS, and one from its own National Intelligence Co-ordination Centre.

Montreal Businessmen Charged With Exporting To Iran

CBC | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Business

Two Montreal men will appear in Quebec Superior Court today to face charges of exporting without a permit and misrepresentation. Michael Allen, 67, ...