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Downtown crime is on the rise, with commercial break-and-enter numbers up more than 100 per cent for the first seven months of the year.
New police numbers show crime climbing at a steady rate in the core, including steep increases in property crimes, violent crimes and car thefts, too. 389 more words
Canadians think Regina is safer than Saskatoon, but perception within the province fits more with the cities’ high crime rates, a new poll shows.
A Mainstreet Research survey ranks Regina sixth out of 15 major cities in this country when it comes to perceived safety. 586 more words
Edmonton is perceived as the fifth most dangerous city in Canada, outranked by Winnipeg, Toronto, Montreal and Saskatoon, a new poll suggests.
Winnipeg is considered the least safe place. 455 more words
Ottawa is considered the safest city in Canada, according to a Mainstreet/Postmedia poll released Tuesday.
It’s also one of the rare cases in which the perception almost matches reality as measured by Statistics Canada’s Crime Severity Index, said Quito Maggi, president of Mainstreet Research, which conducted the automated telephone poll of 4,213 Canadians about their perceptions of safety in 15 cities. 398 more words
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Much has been said about the risks Zika virus presents to tourists and athletes visiting Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics. 706 more words