Sunday, February 23, 2020

Thousands gather at funeral for slain Detective

They came by the thousands — officers from every police department in New Jersey, from Baltimore, Philadelphia and Delaware, among other states. The patrol vehicles lined Montgomery Street, their blue and red lights flashing, brightening what was a dark and dreary day in more ways than just the weather. (
  • AG Barr to attend funeral of slain NJ Detective
  • RCMP not planning to reimburse cost of stay on Aga Khan’s island

    The Royal Canadian Mounted Police do not plan to reimburse the more than $56,000 in expenses its officers racked up for meals, accommodation and Jet Ski rentals during Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's controversial vacation on the Aga Khan's private island in the Caribbean, CBC News has learned. (CBC)

    3 men who allegedly stole RCMP car arrested after one shot by police

    A man was taken to hospital on Friday after being shot during a confrontation with an RCMP officer during an early morning incident in west of Red Deer in central Alberta. (Global News)

    RCMP owe the Aga Khan’s island more than $56,000 for Trudeau vacation

    The Royal Canadian Mounted Police owe the managers of the Aga Khan's private island in the Bahamas more than $56,000 for meals, accommodations and jet ski rentals during Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's controversial vacation, CBC News has learned. (CBC)

    Stolen fire truck sparks police pursuit in Winnipeg

    WINNIPEG - Police zapped a man with a stun gun and took him into custody Friday after a suspect stole a fire truck and drove it, lights flashing and horn blaring, through downtown Winnipeg. (Ottawa Citizen)

    Man dead after being tased by police in Mississauga

    A man is dead after he was Tased by police early Wednesday morning in Mississauga. Peel police were called to Runningbrooke Drive and Riverspray Crescent, near Tomken Road and Burnhamthorpe Road East, for reports of a disturbance involving a suspicious person just after 3:15 a.m. A passerby had called police. (Toronto City News)

    RCMP officer’s handgun, magazines, radio stolen at Sherway Garden Mall

    Toronto police say someone stole an RCMP officer’s handgun, magazines and radio at Sherway Gardens Mall in Etobicoke on Wednesday night.Investigators say that sometime between 7:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday night, a black satchel with a blue stripe on it was taken by an unknown suspect at Sherway Gardens Mall. The satchel was removed from the back of a chair. (CP24)

    Arrested suspect pulls out gun in back of squad car

    TORONTO - An arrested suspect who was put in the back of a 51 division squad car with a handgun — which ends up in his lap at one point — has created quite a stir and raised a number of questions. (Toronto Sun)

    Surrey Six Mountie sues RCMP alleging harassment, negligence

    A former RCMP officer who was involved in the Surrey Six murder investigation and was convicted of misconduct is suing the Mounties over a number of allegations including that his bosses harassed him, overworked him and ignored his mental-health issues. (The Province)

    Calgary cop fired three shots at vehicle that nearly drove into military parade

    A veteran Calgary officer fired three shots at a car speeding toward two on-duty officers Saturday, striking both occupants of the vehicle that had earlier evaded barriers set up for a military parade, according to Alberta’s police watchdog. (Calgary Sun)
  • Driver who drove toward Calgary parade still in hospital with gunshot wound