Police notes from all over
NEW YORK, N.Y. – The former chief information officer for a technology company and an analyst were arrested Tuesday in California in a $27 million insider trading case brought in
CALGARY – An end is in sight in the lengthy trial of a prominent Calgary forensic psychiatrist accused of sexually assaulting several of his court-appointed male patients.
Dr. Aubrey Levin,
WINNIPEG – A pioneer of the Canadian Internet pharmacy industry has been sentenced to four years in prison by a Miami court.
The U.S. Justice Department says Andrew Strempler was
WINDSOR, Ont. – Police and animal welfare officials are investigating after more than 140 dead cats were found in two downtown apartments in Windsor, Ont.
Sgt. Matt D’Asti says 124
The week’s wackiest crime stories from across the country
TORONTO – A man twice convicted of battering his eight-month-old baby boy to death asks Ontario’s highest court today to clear his name.
Marco Trotta says his second trial should
Swiss public broadcaster RTS says SNC-Lavalin’s former head of construction has been formally charged by Swiss officials on allegations of money laundering.
SYDNEY – A Canadian man charged in connection with a massive drug bust in Australia has been denied bail in a Sydney court.
The Australian Federal Police say 350 kilograms
EDMONTON – A police officer who arrested an Alberta MP suspected of drunk driving says the politician tried to “negotiate his way out of it” after he was pulled over.
BRANTFORD, Ont. – Former Boston Bruins forward Stan Jonathan has been charged with criminal negligence causing death after a hunting accident on the weekend left a Hamilton man dead.
SAN PEDRO, Belize – Software company founder John McAfee said Wednesday he is in hiding, unarmed and accompanied only by a young woman, changing locations and telephones frequently to stay
LEVIS, Que. – Police have struck again with their latest maple-syrup raid, entering a warehouse and seizing dozens of barrels of the sticky condiment Friday near Quebec City.
OSHAWA, Ont. – An Oshawa, Ont., man is facing a serious charge for allegedly forwarding nude and pornographic cellphone pictures from his former girlfriend to her friends, family and co-workers.
LAVAL, Que. – For the second time in less than a week, an inmate has escaped from the same minimum security prison in Laval, north of Montreal.
MONTREAL – In many places, gold shipments will get their own police escort. In others, nuclear materials might get that same security treatment.
BRISTOL, United Kingdom – British police say their investigation into the mysterious death of a Canadian student in Bristol last week is continuing.