Anatomy of a Metro Vancouver hit: Imported hit men, kill kits, guns and fast cars

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 22 May 2021 03:37:25 +0000

The Brothers Keepers, the United Nations and the Red Scorpion-Kang group are just some of the B.C. gangs that have turned public spaces across the Lower Mainland into battlegrounds.

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B.C.'s Lower Mainland gang war erupts with another public shooting

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Sat, 15 May 2021 01:25:58 +0000

Brothers Keepers’ gangster Jaskeert Kalkat, 23, was gunned down in the parking lot of Burnaby’s Market Crossing mall at Marine Way and Byrne Road.

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COVID-19: Zero tickets issued on Day 1 of roadside check at Manning Park

Credit to Author: Susan Lazaruk| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 00:51:55 +0000

The motorists were all on essential travel and no one was asked to turn around or fined, police said. The travel restrictions did mean BC Ferries denied boarding to about a dozen passengers because of non-essential travel

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Judges explain why Surrey Six killers' police misconduct allegations should get full hearing

Credit to Author: Kim Bolan| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 21:03:28 +0000

B.C.’s highest court says two men convicted in the 2007 Surrey Six murders were entitled to call evidence of police abuse to determine whether the charges against them should have been stayed. Justices David Tysoe, Anne MacKenzie and Peter Willcock issued more complete reasons on Wednesday explaining why they ordered an evidentiary hearing for Red […]

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RCMP union protests Bonnie Henry's 'offensive' comments about police culture on mental health issues

Credit to Author: Katie DeRosa| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 04:39:59 +0000

The union says it’s unfair to blame the RCMP for the government’s negligence over “scarce and sometimes non-existent” mental health and addiction resources

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Daphne Bramham: Governments need to act with compassion or cities will sink into 'lawless barbarism'

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sat, 05 Dec 2020 01:58:07 +0000

Opinion: Governments find the prescription for overlapping crises unpalatable, but something must be done

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