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Editorial: Body cameras for Montreal police are a good idea

Slow but steady progress is being made with plans to equip Montreal police officers with body cameras. This is welcome news. There are proven benefits to recording police interventions, but potential pitfalls make a careful approach necessary. 238 more words


UPDATE: Pedestrian struck by car in Villeray dies in hospital

MONTREAL – A 70-year-old man who was rushed to hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Villeray, has died of his injuries. 132 more words

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Elderly man found injured near Quartier des Spectacles

MONTREAL – An 84-year-old man remains in critical condition in hospital Wednesday morning after having been found with severe head injuries Tuesday evening on Clark Street, near Ste-Catherine Street. 47 more words


Pedestrian critically injured in Côte-Saint-Paul

MONTREAL – An 18-year-old man is in hospital in critical condition after being struck by a car in Côte-Saint-Paul early Wednesday morning.

It happened just before 2 a.m. 57 more words


Man injured during Lachine so-called 'home invasion'

MONTREAL – Police are looking for a man in his 20s after what police are calling a home invasion in Lachine early Sunday morning.

According to police, it was shortly after 2 a.m. 96 more words


Armed assault on Saint-Laurent lands 2 men in hospital

MONTREAL – Two men are being held for questioning following an early morning stabbing Saturday that sent two 27-year-old men to hospital.

Montreal police officers patrolling Saint-Laurent Boulevard came across a fight near Prince Arthur Street, as the bars were closing at 3:10 a.m. 85 more words


Police investigate Montreal-North stabbing

MONTREAL – Police have arrested a 29-year-old man in connection with an early morning stabbing in Montreal-North.

Police were called to an apartment building near the corner of Langelier Boulevard and Renoir Street at 6:45 a.m. 68 more words