Five arrested in Fort Saskatchewan armed robbery


Five people are in custody after an armed robbery in Fort Saskatchewan Thursday afternoon. RCMP responded to the Telus store on 94 Street at approximately 2:45 p.m. Police said two men entered the store and attempted to steal cell phones. An employee confronted the thieves and suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries. The two men fled the scene, and the employee was taken to hospital, RCMP said. No one else was injured. A person saw the two thieves run into a vehicle and gave the licence plate to police. TheRead More

Cop charged with sexual assault arrested for breach of recognizance

London Police

A London police officer who was on suspension has been charged with breaching a condition of his recognizance. He was originally charged with sexual assault in November 2017. Police are not releasing the officer’s name to protect the alleged victim. The officer remains suspended with pay. He was expected to appear in court Tuesday. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”” limit=”20″]

Man arrested in connection to murder of Shawn Yorke

Man arrested in connection to murder of Shawn Yorke

Regional police have arrested a 34-year-old male in connection to the death of Shawn Yorke. Yorke, 45, was found dead in his home on July 8 in his home on Elmridge Drive. It was determined that he was killed as a result of a gunshot injury. Police made the arrest on Oct. 24. The male faced one charge each of first degree murder, robbery with a restricted firearm and forcible confinement. He was scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 25. Anyone with more information regarding this incident was askedRead More

3 arrested in clashes in New York following speech by Canadian far-right leader

Gavin McInnes

NEW YORK — Three people were arrested in New York City following violent clashes after a speech by the founder of a far-right group, and police said Saturday they were reviewing video of the clashes and could make additional arrests. The violence Friday night followed a speech by Gavin McInnes, the founder of the Proud Boys, at the Metropolitan Republican Club. The male-only Proud Boys describe themselves as “western chauvinists.” Videos posted on YouTube show clashes between the Proud Boys and groups that were protesting McInnes’ speech. No serious injuriesRead More

Man arrested after crashing stolen vehicle into farmer’s fence near Acme


RCMP say that a man has been arrested after he fled from police in a stolen truck and later crashed it in a field north of Calgary. Beiseker RCMP were notified at about 7:05 a.m. on Friday about a suspicious vehicle that was caught spinning its tires in the community of Acme. Further investigation determined that the same vehicle had been involved in a dangerous incident on Highway 567 where it had been driving in the oncoming lane, forcing several drivers to swerve into the ditch. No one was hurtRead More

Winnipeg mayoral candidate arrested | CTV News Winnipeg

Venkat Machiraju

A Winnipeg mayoral candidate was arrested this week. Venkat Machiraju confirms he was picked up by police on Tuesday and charged with breaching a protection order. He was later released. Machiraju says he accidently pocket dialed a person connected to the order. His campaign manager tells CTV News the candidate had a stroke three months ago and has trouble with one of his hands. He also says that’s when the alleged breach took place. Machiraju says he has a court date on Nov. 7. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews andRead More

Three arrested and 7,000 marijuana plants seized


CTV Saskatoon Published Saturday, September 22, 2018 11:13AM CST Last Updated Saturday, September 22, 2018 11:18AM CST Three people were arrested and more than 7,000 marijuana plants were seized after a search warrant was carried out in a rural location near Marcelin. This was one of three search warrants conducted by police on Thursday as part of an “extensive investigation” into a large-scale illegal grow-operation in the Marcelin area, according to an RCMP release. Various bank and phone records, a cell phone and a laptop were seized when a secondRead More

Anti-nuclear bomb activists arrested at U.S. mission to U.N. | Reuters

NEW YORK More than a dozen activists were arrested for disorderly conduct after they blocked the entrances to the United States mission to the United Nations on Monday to protest Washington’s decision to boycott negotiations on a nuclear weapons ban treaty. Chanting “U.S. join the talks, ban the bomb,” the protesters sat in front of the doors for about 10 minutes before New York police moved in. Police had repeatedly warned protesters that they would be arrested if they did not disperse. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki HaleyRead More

Canadian News – 14 arrested in connection with sexual solicitation of minors – Montreal

Montreal police have made 14 arrests in connection with the sexual solicitation of minors leading up to the Grand Prix weekend.According to a report by police released Friday, 334 people have been suspected of trying to obtain sexua…

Man arrested after sheriff’s deputy, 7 others shot in Mississippi | Reuters

NEW YORK A Mississippi man went on a shooting spree overnight, killing a sheriff’s deputy and seven other people in three separate locations in rural Lincoln County before the suspect was taken into custody by police, authorities said on Sunday. Willie Corey Godbolt, 35, was arrested and was being treated in a hospital for a gunshot wound, according to Warren Strain, a spokesman for the Mississippi Department of Public Safety. The sheriff’s deputy, identified as William Durr, was fatally shot after responding to an emergency call regarding a domestic disputeRead More