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September 17, 2018 5:39 PM New tent encampment grows near Victoria as Maple Ridge, B.C., tent city hit by flood

Police say the ministry has not authorized removal of the encampment from its property although officers have warned it is growing quickly and is now home to about 25 tents, with furniture and materials delivered to the site over the weekend. The tent encampment at Regina Park was dismantled last week, more than five months after it was set up. Meanwhile 11

September 15, 2018 2:13 PM Independent Investigations Office probing RCMP-involved shooting in B.C

KAMLOOPS, B.C.—RCMP in Kamloops, B.C. say a man is dead after a shooting incident that involved police. Police say they received a report late Friday afternoon about a suspicious and possibly impaired man spotted near a camper trailer just southeast of the city. They say officers were dispatched and there was an exchange of gunfire, after which a man was found 13

September 12, 2018 7:38 PM Cub once abandoned in washroom likely eaten by grizzly bear, Parks Canada says

BANFF, ALTA.—One of three black bear cubs abandoned in a washroom and returned to the wild in Banff National Park this summer has apparently been eaten by a grizzly bear. Parks Canada says conservation officers found the one-year-old bear’s carcass on Aug. 28 after her GPS collar went into mortality mode when it was stationary for 24 hours. The black 10

September 8, 2018 8:42 PM Police arrest teen after flea market employee shot dead during attempted robbery

Officers arrested a 16-year-old male in connection with the incident. The suspect initially fled the scene and was followed by a bystander, who called police and told them where the suspect could be found. The suspect cannot be named under provisions related to the Youth Criminal Justice Act. Campbell said police recovered the weapon and are not looking 10

September 6, 2018 3:13 PM Four dead, including gunman, in Cincinnati bank shooting

CINCINNATI—Police say four people are dead, including the gunman, in a downtown Cincinnati bank shooting. Police Chief Eliot Isaac said the shooter opened fire early Thursday morning at the loading dock of the Fifth Third Bank building. Isaac said the gunman then entered the bank’s lobby where he exchanged gunfire with police. It’s unclear if the gunman 14

September 5, 2018 4:59 PM Alleged Fredericton shooter makes false statements about Muslims in video

Raymond, 48, is alleged to have fired down upon four people from his apartment window with a long gun, killing two civilians as they loaded a car for a trip and two police officers who responded to the scene on Aug. 10. In the video, Raymond falsely states that Muslim immigrants in St. John’s, N.L., had successfully demanded the removal of a cross from a church 16

August 22, 2018 6:00 PM Canadian peacekeepers in Mali concerned by reported delays in evacuations

While such evacuations are supposed to be Canada’s primary role, the force’s only two missions so far have involved transporting Dutch long-range patrols to different villages. McKenna says he has heard of hours-long delays in such evacuations being deployed, an issue frustrated German helicopter crews have blamed on patchy communications and cost-conscious 15

August 21, 2018 12:21 AM Man shot by Edmonton police after collision was wanted on Canada-wide warrant

A man who had been sitting in the passenger seat followed their orders and surrendered. As one of the officers approached the passenger, moving along the passenger side of the car, the officer got into a confrontation with the man in the driver’s seat, causing the officer to duck for cover. The other officer, who had been positioned near the driver’s 21

August 15, 2018 4:36 AM Man shot in neck will likely survive after officer’s quick action, Toronto police say

A man who bled profusely from a gunshot wound to the neck is likely going to survive after an officer performed life-saving first aid before paramedics arrived, Toronto police say. Officers found an unconscious man with a wound to the neck when they arrived on scene, Const. Jenifferjit Sidhu said. “The shot was in-and-out through the neck,” Sidhu said. “Officers 12

August 13, 2018 7:45 PM GoFundMe reviewing Fredericton shooting fundraisers

FREDERICTON—Online fundraising site GoFundMe says it is reviewing campaigns for victims of last week’s deadly shooting in Fredericton after the city’s police department said the families of two officers killed had not sanctioned them. Spokesperson Rachel Hollis said no money raised will be distributed until a plan for who gets the funds is established 16