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SIU investigating after man seriously injured during arrest in downtown Hamilton

Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating an incident in which a man was seriously injured while being arrested in downtown Hamilton.

The Special Investigations Unit says the incident happened just after midnight on Saturday, when Hamilton police were called to a disturbance at an A&W Restaurant on King Street West near Bay Street North. 93 more words


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Texas mom accused of leaving her children to die in hot car to teach a ‘lesson’

A Texas mother whose two children died of heat exposure after she left them in a car was arrested Friday, local authorities said.

The Parker County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cynthia Marie Randolph, 24, for the deaths last month of her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son after she left them in the car to teach her daughter a lesson, the sheriff’s office said in a news release. 272 more words

National & World

Albuquerque TV truck stolen while crew worked on crime story

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — While a television news crew was gathering footage for a story about crime in the Albuquerque downtown area, a thief drove off in the station’s SUV. 117 more words


Review | The Disappeared | Kristina Ohlsson

The Disappeared

A young woman is found carved up and buried in a forest glade in a Stockholm suburb. She is identified as Rebecca Trolle, a student who went missing two years earlier. 390 more words

Book Reviews

Black Off-Duty Officer Shot By White Cop In St. Louis

The shooting of a Black off-duty police officer in St. Louis on Wednesday evening has sparked a conversation about racial bias within the city’s Metropolitan Police Department, the… 362 more words


A Book Review: The Good Thief's Guide Series by Chris Ewan

I’m going to be doing something a little different. Rather than look at one book, I’m going to be reviewing an entire series. Namely, The Good Thief’s Guide series by Chris Ewan! 1,473 more words