Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Man, 57, killed as gutless gunmen shoot up dominoes game

TORONTO - It was just six guys sitting outside together having fun Thursday evening when numerous gunmen appeared and started blasting like something out of a gangster movie. This was no movie. But there was horror. (Toronto Sun)

London cop shot dead after missing gun on searched suspect

A London cop was shot dead in his precinct early Friday while booking in a suspect — after officers failed to find his gun during an earlier search, according to reports. (New York Post)

One dead, four wounded as bullets fly across Toronto

TORONTO - Three people were wounded and a fourth was killed in three shootings that saw gunfire erupt at opposite ends of the city Thursday evening. (Toronto Sun)
  • Toronto is a war zone that does not sleep
  • IIO rules police action in shooting ‘reasonable and appropriate’

    The Independent Investigations Office on Thursday released its decision into the 2019 RCMP-involved shooting death of 54-year-old Kyaw Din. Officers responded Aug. 11, 2019 to a reported domestic incident around 1:10 p.m. in the 12400-block Colemore Street in Maple Ridge. (The Province)

    Peel police probe deadly shooting in Brampton

    Police are searching for suspects after a man was found with fatal gunshot wounds in a trucking yard in Brampton early this morning. Officers were called to a trucking yard in the area of Queen Street East and Rutherford Road North shortly before 7 a.m. for a report of a shooting in the area. (CP24)

    How police confusion and a killer’s duplicity led to ambush

    While hunting for a Nova Scotia killer who was masquerading as an RCMP officer, a real Mountie was inside his marked cruiser waiting for a colleague. Then he spotted a police car approaching.  Const. Chad Morrison was apprehensive. Was this his colleague or the rampaging gunman? He had a photo of the suspect with him, sent with an alert for officers to be on the look out for him. He knew the killer was dressed as a Mountie. (National Post)

    Two Louisville officers shot amid Breonna Taylor protests

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Hours after a Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for Breonna Taylor’s death and protesters took to the streets, authorities said two officers were shot and wounded Wednesday night during the demonstrations expressing anger over the killings of Black people at the hands of police. (AP)

    45 shot, 9 fatally in Chicago weekend violence

    Nine people were killed and 36 others, including a 16-year-old boy, were injured by gunfire this weekend across Chicago. (Chicago Sun Times)

    29-yr-old man dead in Scarborough shooting

    A 29-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Scarborough Sunday evening, according to Toronto police. Just after 6 p.m., Toronto police responded to a shooting on Bradworthy Court, near Morningside and Sheppard avenues. (CTV News)

    Man dead in Edmonton police involved shooting

    Family members have identified a man killed during an officer-involved shooting in Edmonton Friday. Edmonton police responded to a report of a man with a weapon at a home near 118 Avenue and 69 Street around 4:15 p.m. Friday. When officers arrived they got into an altercation with a man and fired their weapons. Emergency medical services (EMS) was called to the scene where the man was declared dead. (Edmonton Sun)