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Simple steps help you lock out auto crime

April is Auto Crime Enforcement Month here in British Columbia and at the New Car Dealers Association of BC we see it as a great chance to remind drivers to be proactive when it comes to protecting yourself and your vehicle. 430 more words


RCMP charge Dutch man in Amanda Todd cyberbullying case

VANCOUVER — After one and a half years, thousands of tips and hundreds of interviews, B.C.’s Coquitlam RCMP have announced five charges against a 35-year-old Dutch man they say preyed upon Amanda Todd when she was 13 years old. 1,172 more words


Photos: Iranian woman forgives son's condemned killer as he stands at gallows

The execution of an Iranian convicted of murder was halted at the very last minute in a dramatic scene this week when the mother of his victim forgave him as he stood on the gallows with the noose around his neck, according to Iranian media. 976 more words


Suspect in Calgary mass murder acted 'strangely' in days before stabbing

Matthew de Grood, the suspect charged in Calgary’s worst mass murder, was behaving strangely in the weeks and days preceding the early Tuesday morning massacre that left five Calgary university students stabbed to death, says a police officer who knows the de Grood family. 780 more words


Reasons to be troubled by how sex assault cases are handled

TORONTO — The woman was an agreeable, self-deprecating and endearingly frank witness.

But her very presence in the witness box embodies much of what is troubling about how sex assault cases are handled in Canada, chiefly the systemic lack of skepticism that sees women treated as delicate victims whose mere allegations of sex assault are accorded the status of gospel with minimal investigation. 899 more words


Five parenting questions about the stabbing incident in Calgary

With the recent stabbing incident in Calgary, many parents have asked us the best way to help their children cope with this news. Here are 5 things to keep in mind: 308 more words


Stabbing victims at Regina shopping mall randomly targeted

By Austin M. Davis

REGINA — Regina’s central shopping centre erupted into violence Tuesday as a knife-wielding youth went on a random stabbing spree, wounding four. 386 more words