A charge of sexual assault and another charge of voyeurism have been laid against a constable from the RCMP’s Meteghan Detachment. The province’s independent Serious Incident Response Team (SiRT) laid the charges against Const. Yannick Frechette, 27, following an investigation of an incident alleged to have occurred at a party...
Olivia was the most popular girls’ name in the province in 2018, while Liam took the top spot for boys. Overall, the province says 50,104 babies were born last year; 25,717 of those were boys, while 24,387 were girls. Liam knocked Noah out of the top spot as most popular in...
The Kamloops RCMP is requesting that a local woman who is watching a six-year-old boy make contact with them after the child's mother has gone two days without hearing from them. Roseanne Supernault, 28, has been watching her nephew Nikaeo Supernault. Police received a report to check on his well-being...
Canadian leader Justin Trudeau has contacted New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to try to shore up support in applying pressure on China in an escalating diplomatic feud between the two nations. The pair discussed the detention and legal treatment of Canadian citizens in China, as part of what appears...
A man has been arrested and charged after police found stolen luxury goods — such as Jimmy Choo shoes and high-end purses — in four storage lockers and a home. On Dec. 5, Richmond RCMP spotted and arrested a suspect in a burglary of a home on Cornwall Drive. Following...
The Saudi teen whose pleas for asylum went viral after she fled from her family and escaped to Thailand earlier this week has been granted asylum in Canada. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed Friday that the country had accepted the United Nations request to give asylum to 18-year-old Rahaf...
Winnipeg Police Service Drug Enforcement and Street Crimes Units have been targeting mid-level drug dealers in an effort to disrupt the illegal trafficking of Methamphetamine, Cocaine and Heroin. Since mid-November officers have recovered 10.14 kilograms of meth with an estimated street value of more than $1 million. They have also...
Accused identified as Kirk Keeping, 35, from St. Jacques. Kirk Keeping, 35, has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of 28-year-old Chantel John of Conne River. the Royal Canadian Mounted Police say they arrested Keeping, who hails from nearby St. Jacques, late Thursday. The accused appeared before a provincial court...
As the trial for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán continues in a New York courtroom, a former undercover agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) claims the Sinaloa cartel targeted Canada because of its weak national policing and was making almost $3 million a day...
Premier Scott Moe is set to make a historic apology on Monday morning for Saskatchewan’s role in the Sixties Scoop. The Sixties Scoop refers to a period of Canadian history between the 1950s and 1980s when an estimated 20,000 Indigenous children were taken from their families and placed in non-Indigenous...