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)

Stray bullet wounds 7-year-old girl who was trick or treating

CHICAGO - A 7-year-old girl who was trick or treating in Chicago on Thursday for Halloween was critically wounded when she was struck by a stray bullet, police said.The girl was in a costume and out with her family in the Little Village neighborhood when at least one person in a group of suspects fired indiscriminately, Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said by phone. (The Province)

Gunman opens fire at Halloween party, four dead, several more wounded

ORINDA, Ca. - A gunman killed four people and injured several others in a mass shooting at an off-campus college Halloween party in an Airbnb in California. Police rushed to Lucille Way, Orinda County, at around 11pm on Thursday, where more than 100 young people had been partying in a rented property. (Daily Mail)

‘Very solvable case’: Five teens wounded in Toronto shooting

Five teenagers were wounded in a shooting at a northwest Toronto apartment building Wednesday night. Just after 7:30 p.m., three gunmen exited a black sedan and entered an apartment building on Clearview Heights near Black Creek Dr. and Trethewey, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders told media at the scene. (Toronto Sun)

‘Stolen valour’: Man suspected of faking military service under investigation by RCMP

RCMP in Surrey, B.C., are investigating an allegation of "stolen valour" involving a man who has appeared in newspaper articles with a chest full of medals claiming to be a homeless veteran. (CBC)

Three men charged after 15-yr-old girl sexually assaulted and confined in Ottawa apartment

Three men have been charged after a 15-year-old Ottawa girlwas allegedly lured from a mall and sexually assaulted. Police have charged Bile Mohamed, 27, Yusuf Yusuf, 30, and Ismail Moallim, 21, with sexual assault with a weapon, sexual assault causing bodily harm, sexual interference and forcible confinement. (True North)

Famed pathologist Michael Baden says Jeffrey Epstein death was likely homicide

New York City’s former chief medical examiner insisted Wednesday that Jeffrey Epstein’s death was a homicide. (New York Post)

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)

Terror by any other name

EDMONTON - The Edmonton incident was a terror attack on Canada even it the politically correct media won’t call it what it is. And frankly, neither will the Edmonton Police Service. (True North)

Trump approves special operations raid to kill ISIS leader

The United States military has conducted a special operations raid targeting one of its most high-value targets, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), Newsweek has learned. President Donald Trump approved the mission nearly a week before it took place. (Newsweek)