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Deputy Police Chief Sloly slammed for police reform comments

Toronto’s police union is demanding an investigation into comments by Deputy Chief Peter Sloly, who called for changes in the force. In an online Q&A session last Friday, Sloly was critical of the current policing model employed by the Toronto Police Service, calling it expensive and outdated. He also made the case for more technology Read More

Man struck, killed by GO train in Mississauga

One man is dead after being struck by a GO train this afternoon. Service along the Lakeshore West line was disrupted after the incident near Port Credit station in Mississauga before 3pm. Peel Regional Police say they have identified the victim as a 55-year-old man from Mississauga, and that they expect the coroner to arrive Read More

Man convicted in 2012 fatal hit-and-run has reduced jail sentence

A driver that was convicted in a fatal hit-and-run from 2012 will spend three months in prison. The judge at the University Avenue courthouse ordered Miguel Oliveira to serve six months, but the sentence was reduced because he had been under house arrest for the past three years. In November 2012, 35-year-old school teacher Tom Read More

Stabbing suspect Rohinie Bisesar makes latest court appearance

The woman accused in a fatal stabbing attack at a downtown pharmacy last month made another appearance in court today. 40-year-old Rohinie Bisesar was charged with second-degree murder in the death of 28-year-old Rosemarie Junor. Bisesar’s lawyer Calvin Barry said his client will reappear in court via video link on January 20. Barry also says Read More

Suspect charged in stabbing attack at Air Canada facility in Brampton

A suspect has been identified in a stabbing attack Wednesday night at an Air Canada facility in Brampton. Peel Regional Police arrived at the scene at around 10 pm, when a 46-year-old man was found wounded at the Air Canada global operations centre on Ironbridge Road, near Mississauga Road and the 407. The victim was Read More

Everton Biddersingh found guilty of first-degree murder of daughter Melonie

A jury in a Toronto court has found Everton Biddersingh guilty of first-degree murder in the death of his 17-year-old daughter Melonie Biddersingh in 1994. The verdict against the 60-year-old Biddersingh was reached after four hours of deliberations. The conviction will come with an automatic life sentence, with no chance of parole for 25 years. Read More

Toronto Police mark Crime Stoppers Month in January

The Toronto Police Service kicked off Crime Stoppers Month at its College Street headquarters today. Police Chief Mark Saunders was joined by Mayor John Tory to mark the 32nd year of the Crime Stoppers program, an anonymous tip line used to help police solve crimes. The police chief hailed the program’s success so far, and Read More

Marco Muzzo to plead guilty in fatal Vaughan crash, says lawyer

The lawyer for Marco Muzzo, the man accused in a fatal drunk-driving crash, says his client intends to plead guilty to some charges when he returns to court next month. Muzzo made an appearance in the Newmarket courthouse today with his lawyer Brian Greenspan, who says Muzzo is expressing deep remorse for the deaths, and Read More

Ottawa ex-police chief lauds Ontario’s measures against carding

A former police chief of Ottawa is expressing his support for the Ontario government’s plan to curb the arbitrary practice of carding. In a guest column in the Ottawa Sun on Saturday, retired police chief Brian J. Ford says the regulations, introduced last year by Community Safety Minister Yasir Naqvi, will help build trust in Read More

Barn fire in rural area near Cambridge kills dozens of racehorses

A massive fire knocked down a barn outside of Cambridge last night, killing more than 40 racehorses. The blaze took place around 11 pm in the barn at Classy Lane Stables in Puslinch Township. There were at least 43 horses inside at the time, but crews were unable to rescue any of them. Damages are Read More

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