Posts Filed Under: Crime
Toronto's new super prison is impressive, but also a little disturbing.
"He's a good guy, and I don't throw my friends under the bus."
Alexander "Sandro" Lisi was arrested for alleged pot trafficking, among other things.
The new Hells Angels retail store in Leslieville is friendly, expensive, and feels...a little like a clubhouse.
A 19th-century bordello brouhaha led to big changes for Toronto's police force.
Constable Babak Andalib-Goortani used excessive force in arresting Adam Nobody, court finds.
"He always had your back—if someone ever started with you, he’d be the first one there to protect you."
Right now, only certain Ontario police officers carry tasers, but that's about to change.
"We’re disappointed. It’s never good when we have one of our officers charged..."
Vincente Bacobe Arbis is charged with criminal negligence causing death.
"The video exists, and it has been seen by many, many Toronto defence lawyers..."
A protest in memory of Sammy Yatim became a general airing of grievances against police.
Board chair Alok Mukherjee "calling for strong and immediate action" to address how police handle cases involving people with mental health issues.
Retired Associate Chief Justice of Ontario Dennis O'Connor will lead a review of the way police handle emotionally disturbed people.
André Marin will look at how police are trained to de-escalate conflict situations in the province.
"Money is protection."