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City in "prevention mode" since Canada joined coalition fighting ISIS: Coderre

The city of Montreal and its police force have stepped up security at “strategic” places to keep the public safe, Mayor Denis Coderre and Montreal Police Chief Marc Parent said at a news conference Wednesday following the shootings in Ottawa. 156 more words

Local News

AMT train hits ATV in Pierrefonds

An AMT train heading north on the Deux-Montagnes line hit an all-terrain vehicle in Pierrefonds-Roxboro on Oct. 15. There were no injuries.

The ATV was stuck on the tracks near Laurin St. 108 more words

West Island Gazette

Man in hospital after stabbing near Atwater Market

MONTREAL – A man in his 20s is in hospital after he was stabbed in the abdomen early Saturday morning.

The incident happened at 4 a.m. 49 more words



A recent Storify article I put together in light of Mental Illness awareness week, touching on fatal encounters between the SPVM and Montreal’s homeless mentally ill population. 27 more words


Motorcyclist dies after collision on Saint-Denis

MONTREAL – A 28-year-old motorcyclist has died after he lost control of his bike and crashed into another motorcycle as they headed south on Saint-Denis street. 78 more words


Man recovers after apparent road rage incident in Montreal

MONTREAL — A man is out of danger after being hit by a vehicle in an apparent case of road rage Sunday in Montreal’s Pointe-aux-Trembles district. 116 more words


Five injured in major blaze in Montreal's east end

WATCH ABOVE: Aftermath footage of firefighters responding to Montreal building fire.

MONTREAL – Authorities say five people are injured, two of them critically, after a possible explosion in an apartment building in Montreal’s Rosemont-La-Petite-Patrie borough Sunday. 500 more words