Monday, May 17, 2021

Man arrested after Danforth bar shooting

TORONTO - Police say a man faces numerous charges after a shooting at a bar in the city’s Greektown neighbourhood early Sunday. Police say a fight between two men led to one of the men allegedly firing several shots into the bar. (Toronto Sun)

SIU probe fatal OPP shooting in Collingwood

Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating after a provincial police officer fatally shot a man in Collingwood. The Special Investigations Unit says Ontario Provincial Police officers responded Wednesday to a report of a man barricaded in a home armed with a gun.(Toronto Sun)

Man shot dead in Cambridge

Waterloo Regional Police are investigating after a man was fatally shot in Cambridge Monday evening. Police say they were called to a plaza in the area of Christopher Drive and Champlain Boulevard in Cambridge around 8:11 p.m. for reports of a shooting. (CTV)

Three dead in northern California Ford dealership shooting

A gunman who killed two workers and then himself at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay area Tuesday had apparently just been fired, witnesses said. Police confirmed that he appears to have been either a disgruntled or former employee. (NBC News)

Three charged in killing of Bronx father shot while walking with daughter

New York - Three suspected gang members were arrested Thursday in the slaying of a Bronx father who was gunned down in a retaliatory hit while walking with his 6-year-old daughter, police sources said.(New York Post)

Looters, vandals sweep through Chicago’s Magnificent Mile after police involved shooting

Hours after Chicago police shot a young man who turned and fired at them, hundreds of people went on a looting and vandalism spree in various parts of the Windy City early Monday, according to reports. (New York Post)
  • Widespread damage reported in downtown Chicago
  • Toronto cop killer seeks parole

    In less than three weeks, the parents of Toronto Police Const. Todd Baylis will travel to Abbotsford, B.C. for the parole hearing of Clinton Junior Gayle — the convicted crack-dealer and illegal immigrant sentenced to life in prison for the 1994 shootings that claimed their firstborn and nearly killed his partner, Michael Leone. (Toronto Sun)

    ‘In excess of ten people killed’ including an RCMP officer in shooting rampage

    RCMP say one of their own is included among at least 10 victims of shooting rampage in rural Nova Scotia this weekend. At a news conference Sunday evening, RCMP Commanding Officer Lee Bergerman confirmed Cst. Heidi Stevenson, a 23-year member of the force, died while responding to an active shooter incident earlier today. "Heidi answered the call of duty and lost her life while protecting those she served," said Bergerman. (Halifax Today)

    HPD sergeant killed, another wounded in shooting in southwest Houston

    HOUSTON, Texas - One of two Houston police officers has died after they were shot at an apartment complex Tuesday morning in southwest Houston, HPD Chief Art Acevedo said. The officer killed has been identified as Sgt. Harold Preston, a 41-year veteran of the department. He was preparing to retire this year. (ABC13 Houston)

    2 dead, 15 others injured in Kansas City nightclub shooting

    Police in Kansas City, Missouri, say at least two people are dead and 15 people were reportedly injured in a shooting outside a bar where they were going to celebrate the Chiefs making it into the Super Bowl. (Fox News)