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Montreal man charged in 'grandparent' telephone scam

The man accused of masterminding the “grandparent” telephone scam targeting Quebec seniors was charged with fraud Saturday in a Montreal court room.

As part of an extradition deal with the Italian government, the Montreal police’s fraud task force arrested Patrick Dinucci on Friday after he landed at Trudeau airport. 182 more words

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Three teens charged with murder of La Ronge restaurateur

Three teenagers are facing murder charges stemming from the death of a La Ronge restaurant owner.

Simon Grant died on April 15 after being assaulted during an armed robbery at his business, Louisiana’s BBQ Restaurant. 82 more words

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Airdrie voyeurism case results in charges against California man

Indecent images from 2014 have prompted Mounties in Airdrie to lay multiple voyeurism charges against a San Diego man.

Police became aware of the numerous photos and videos last October after a tip from the public, depicting several adult women who appeared unaware they were being recorded, said Airdrie RCMP Const. 74 more words

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Red Deer man charged with giving children cocaine, causing overdose

Mounties have charged a Red Deer man with giving two children alcohol and cocaine, causing one of them to overdose.

Airdrie RCMP responded to a call at a home for a child suffering from an overdose on March 19. 63 more words

Crime

Drug, confinement, sexual assault charges laid in Meadow Lake

Three men from Edmonton face drug and confinement charges in Meadow Lake, while two of the same men are also charged with sexual assault.

According to RCMP, members of the Meadow Lake detachment responded Thursday around 3 p.m. 168 more words

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RCMP in Langenburg arrest convicted sex offender wanted on Canada-wide warrant

A repeat sex offender sought on a Canada-wide warrant was arrested by RCMP in Langenburg.

Joseph Davis, 46, is a four-time federal offender who served a four-year sentence for sexual assault and was on a long-term supervision order when he escaped, according to police. 141 more words

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Piapot First Nation youth want a drug-and-alcohol-free community

The chief and junior chief of the Piapot First Nation are taking a strong stance against drugs and alcohol in their community.

On Thursday, the youth from Payepot School hosted a Sober Walk for the community, which attracted both on-and-off-reserve membership. 533 more words

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