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"Americans can set whatever gun policies they want, but that doesn't mean we have to suffer as a result."
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The "amnesty'' part of the program would be for those who turn in the guns, not for those who may have used the firearms during a crime.
The victim was already unresponsive when paramedics arrived at the scene, police said.
I've been to too many funerals of young murder victims and held too many grieving mothers, fathers and friends to fail to do everything I can about gun violence. I have been, and continue to be, a passionate advocate for changes that can greatly reduce gun violence in this province -- and across Canada.
A man showed up at a Toronto hospital claiming he was wounded in a drive-by shooting, but police soon concluded that he was suffering from a self-inflicted wound. The man entered a hospital on Sunday...
TORONTO - A 13-year-old boy who allegedly brought a gun and ammunition to his Toronto elementary school won't face a trial after a judge ruled he was improperly strip-searched at the police station.On...
Toronto police on Wednesday night were searching for suspects after a shooting in the city’s northwest end in which a 15-year-old boy was shot several times. The victim had been shot "multiple” times...
TORONTO - Toronto police say a man killed in a fatal shooting appeared to use a female bystander as a human shield after gunshots rang out at a downtown seniors' residence Thursday night.Det. Sgt. Ter...
TORONTO - Toronto police say one of the city’s most notorious street gangs was behind a string of homicides and shootings, including a mass summer shooting that left two people dead in the city’s east...
Friday's monstrous, senseless killing spree in Colorado obviously sucked the whimsy out of the news cycle this weekend, and even a cynic like me must concede that the Canadian press has largely responded with a rarely-seen abundance of dignity and restraint. There have been no obnoxious editorials about gun control, no ill-timed rants about Canadian superiority in the face of "yet another" symptom of American dysfunction.
TORONTO - Premier Dalton McGuinty warns his gun summit today with the mayor and police chief of Toronto will not come up with a quick solution to the city's gun problem.There have been more than 200 s...
The prevention of gun violence will be the topic of conversation when Toronto Mayor Rob Ford meets with the city's police Chief Bill Blair, Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty and other members of the pro...
A walk for peace was held Wednesday in the Scarborough neighbourhood where 25 people were shot on Monday night, but some residents in the area say talking about what happened with police is something...
What to do about gun violence in Toronto -- or anywhere else, for that matter? Well, contrary to prevailing opinion, there's a lot that can be done. For starters, we (the police and government) should determine who is doing the shooting. Unfortunately, "Profiling" is a taboo word for many, especially human rights zealots who equate "profiling" with bullying or unfairly picking on a portion of the community.
Three young men who have been shot dead in Toronto over the past six weeks have been laid to rest in the same cemetery in the city’s north end. Abdulle Elmi was the latest young man from the Somali-C...