The RCMP have no choice but to investigate SNC-Lavelin scandal

The scathing report released by federal Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion this week was damning for the Prime Minister. And not only for him, but for other members of the PMO and the Privy Council Office (PCO). And it has lit the burner under the simmering SNC-Lavalin scandal the Liberals hoped would be dead in the lead up to the election. (True North)

Cop-hating mob injures three NYPD officers in Brooklyn

NEW YORK - Roving, cop-hating mobs erupted in violence, taunts and gunfire in Brooklyn overnight into Sunday, leaving three officers with minor injuries. (New York Post)
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Portland ‘ground zero’ for protests between right, left wing

PORTLAND, Ore.  - Hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon, on Saturday for a long-hyped rally that attracted President Donald Trump’s attention and resulted in at least 13 arrests. (AP)

Hells Angels pay respects to murdered biker

More than 250 Hells Angels joined family and friends of murdered Hardside biker Suminder (Allie) Grewal at a Delta funeral home on Friday. Wearing their “colours” — leather vests with Hells Angels death heads on the back — they arrived in formation on Harleys and in cars from as far away as the Maritimes, Ontario and Quebec. (Vancouver Sun)
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Targeted shooting in Toronto’s west end now the city’s 38th homicide of the year

An Italian restaurant in the city’s west end was the scene of Toronto’s latest gun murder. Shortly after 4 p.m., police were called to Domani’s Restaurant at 335 Roncesvalles Rd. for reports of gunshots. (Toronto Sun)

Mounties bust drug lab in South Surrey linked to Brothers Keepers gang

Surrey RCMP arrested two men linked to the Brothers Keepers gang at a South Surrey drug lab last week where police also seized large quantities of fake Oxycontin, Percocet and heroin pills plus seven semi-automatic firearms. (Vancouver Sun)
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RCMP investigating stunting accident involving officer at Squamish motorcycle fest

The B.C. RCMP has launched an internal investigation into an accident involving one of its officers at last weekend’s Squamish Motorcycle Festival. (The Province)

Body on highway related to double murder in Brampton: Police

Peel Regional Police say two people are now dead from a stabbing early Friday in Brampton and confirm the discovery of a body nearby is related to the homicides. (Toronto Sun)

Australian tourist killed in New Zealand after attack on van, Canadian partner escapes

Police in New Zealand were searching for a suspect after an Australian tourist was killed following what police believe was a random attack on the van where he and his Canadian partner were sleeping inside. (CBC)

Ethics Commissioner rules Trudeau broke ethics rules in SNC Lavelin scandal

Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion issued a scathing report this morning, indicating that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke ethics rules in the SNC-Lavalin affair. Dion says Trudeau used his position of authority over the former Attorney General, Jody Wilson-Raybould, to seek to influence her decision on whether she should overrule the Director of Public Prosecutions’ decision on SNC-Lavalin. (True North News)