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Two London cops awarded Ontario Medal for Police Bravery

LONDON – The prestigious Ontario Medal for Police Bravery this year was awarded last week to police officers Erik Blouin and Kari Suutari of the Marine Unit for their rescue in June of a distressed sailboat and its two-man crew from drowning in the stormy waters on Lake Ontario. The medals were awarded to the […]

November 25th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,Featured,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

One dies, a second seriously injured in car collision with tree on Colonel Sam Drive

DURHAM – One man died and a second was seriously injured Saturday morning when their vehicle got out of control on the Colonel Sam Drive, rotated and crashed into a tree were it exploded into flames trapping the two men inside. The dead man, Robert Jones,22, of Taunton Road West in Oshawa, was a passenger […]

November 25th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Father and son accused in Saunders Power Inc. investment fraud

DURHAM – Police last week arrested Dustin Saunders 35, for suspected involvement in a million dollar green energy investment fraud. Saunders, aged 35, was arrested at his home in Port Perry, Oshawa and later released on an OIC promise to appear in court. His father, Gregory Saunders, 56 of Glenstroke Drive, Scarborough was arrested last […]

November 24th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Sci-Tech,Top Stories | Read More »

Man,16, arrested as suspected accessory in Branson Sanders homicide

BURNABY, B.C. – Police of the IHIT, Integrated Homicide Investigation Team, yesterday arrested a 16-year-old man suspected as an accessory to the murder of Branson Sanders, 20, of Burnaby whose charred body was found in a bush off Fareham Ave and Elwell Rd. on December 2, 2011. Sanders alleged killers, Brandon Nandan and Shakib Shakib […]

November 22nd, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,Canada,More News,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Body of missing American hiker found in Gull Creek area

VANCOUVER, B.C. – A police search and rescue team from New Hazelton yesterday found what they believe to be the body of 26-year-old Warren Andrew Sill of Ohio, who had been missing since July 2012 while hiking in the Gull Creek Area where he had been filming a documentary on the Kermode Bears. The dead […]

November 19th, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Woman, 46, charged with negligent Botex administration for muscle enlargement

TORONTO – A 46-year-old woman advertising Botox injections used for polymethylmethacrylate muscle augmentation (PMMA) has been charged with criminal negligence causing bodily harm after a 28-year-old female client was hospitalised last August in a critical condition. Marilyn Ely Reid, 46, of Newmarket allegedly advertised Botox injections for lip, buttock and muscle enalargement on her website […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Former choir teacher charged with ‘gross indecency’

TORONTO – Police are investigating accusations of sexual assaults against at least two boys between January 1975 and April 1980 by a former choir teacher at Shaarei Shomayim Congregation on Glencairn Avenue, Toronto. Harvey Erlich, 58, is alleged to have sexually assaulted an 11-year old boy at the synagogue. He is also accused of having […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in Canada,Community,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

‘Amber Alert’ for missing 3-year-old Alvin Barnett

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Elk Valley RCMP have issued an Amber Alert in efforts to find missing three-year old Alvin Barnett, who is believed to have been abducted by his father from a local hotel during a supervised parental visit on Thursday afternoon. The alert was issued after the child’s family reported that the father, Robert […]

November 16th, 2012 | Posted in B.C.,Community,EDITOR'S CHOICE,More News,Top Stories | Read More »

Pittsburgh cop dragged by fleeing car shoots driver

PITTSBURGH – A Pittsburgh cop shot a fleeing motorist Sunday night as the driver’s car dragged him more than 100 yards. The incident occurred at Stanton Avenue and Farragut Street in Highland Park when two officers signaled the driver for a routine traffic stop. One officer went to the driver’s door and the other to […]

November 12th, 2012 | Posted in Community,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »

Dozens of white supremacist gang members charged

HOUSTON, TEXAS — Four top leaders of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas (ABT) are among nearly three dozen alleged gang members charged in a sweeping indictment last Friday. The arrested gang members are accused of crimes ranging from capital murder to drug trafficking, according to an AP report Sunday. Few details were released […]

November 11th, 2012 | Posted in Community,Featured,More News,Top Stories,World | Read More »