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SIU investigates death of man who fell from balcony on McWatters Road

The provincial police watchdog is investigating after a 52-year-old man fell to his death from a balcony at 1300 McWatters Rd. on Saturday afternoon.

The Special Investigations Unit said in a news release that preliminary information suggested that Ottawa police responded to an apartment building on McWatters at about 12:45 p.m. 62 more words

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Software update creates privacy breach on Alberta College of Paramedics website

The website of the Alberta College of Paramedics was compromised Friday night, allowing unauthorized access to personal information until midday on Saturday.

According to a news release from the college, a software update affected a link to the website’s NavPortal. 124 more words

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Ottawa policeman shoots dog after it attacks man with baby

Police say an officer put four bullets into a dog after it attacked a man holding a baby in a Sandy Hill park then turned toward the fallen child. 651 more words

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One man dead after shooting near Pinecrest Road

A man has died after a shooting early Saturday morning on Elmira Drive, near Iris Street.

The victim was identified as Jacob Thompson, 40, of Ottawa. 332 more words

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AGLC launches investigation into a local restaurant following a crash in the southwest

A day after a head-on collision in Calgary’s southwest sent two people to hospital, a patron complaint at a nearby restaurant has led to an Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission investigation. 291 more words

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Freed Regina killer gets 10 years for armed home invasion

Six years ago Justin Pratt was locked up for shooting to death a stranger at a campfire in Regina, and for wounding another man in a street robbery minutes later. 894 more words

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Man charged after stealing property on U of R campus

A Regina man has been charged following a string of thefts at the University of Regina.

Over the past few months the Regina Police Service had received several reports of thefts, mainly of electronics from buildings on the U of R campus. 110 more words