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Burns Lake woman claims RCMP broke her leg and left her suffering overnight in a jail cell | CBC News

Lindsey Tom admits she resisted RCMP officers when they tried to remove her from her boyfriend’s home last Thursday but alleges the force officers used was excessive and left her in hospital with a broken leg. “They just grabbed me by my hand, and they were trying to get me to walk because I wouldn’t walk. I wouldn’t […]

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Burned bodies found in Summerland, B.C., linked to fatal Abbotsford police chase: RCMP | CBC News

The RCMP’s southeast district major crimes unit is linking two fatal weekend incidents in Summerland and Abbotsford, B.C. Investigators say the discovery of human remains inside a burning vehicle in Summerland on Saturday, and the police chase in Abbotsford on Sunday — where the driver and passenger were killed — are connected. Mounties have not specified the nature of the connection, but say […]

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Warrant issued for man at centre of Amber Alert, Sask. RCMP say 2 children believed to be in great danger | CBC News

The two children named in an Amber Alert issued by Saskatchewan RCMP Monday are believed to be with their mother and her common-law partner, who has a history of sexual offences, according to RCMP. Police are looking for seven-year-old Luna Potts and eight-year-old Hunter Potts, according to an Amber Alert issued at the request of […]

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Sask. RCMP issue Amber Alert for 2 children who may be in United States | CBC News

Police are looking for a 7-year-old girl and an 8-year-old boy. Luna Potts and Hunter Potts are believed to be with Benjamin Martin Moore of Eastend, Sask., according to an Amber Alert issued at the request of Shaunavon RCMP. The 50-year-old man might go by different names. The amber alert described Moore as 5 feet, 10 inches tall, 200 pounds and black […]

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Sask. RCMP seek 2 persons of interest in connection with crimes, including auto theft, ramming police vehicle | CBC News

RCMP investigating at least 23 crimes they believe are connected, including the ramming of a police vehicle, say they have identified two persons of interest. The crimes happened across three provinces. The crimes RCMP are looking into happened between July 6 and 16, and include thefts, use of stolen property and theft of vehicles in Kelowna, B.C., Hanna, Alta., and communities across central and […]

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Burnaby RCMP investigates hockey player allegedly getting kicked in head with skate | CBC News

Burnaby RCMP say they are investigating an alleged assault during an adult league hockey game at Scotia Barn, formerly Burnaby 8 Rinks, on Friday, July 29. In a written statement, police said they have received a copy of a video showing a player appearing to kick another player’s head with his skate. The incident was […]

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Lack of RCMP emergency response to northern Manitoba First Nation crime a ‘slap in the face,’ chief says | CBC News

The chief of a remote Manitoba First Nation believes a recent shooting could have been prevented if RCMP were more responsive to a recent uptick in crime in the community, including arresting a man allegedly involved in the shooting who was previously wanted by Mounties. On Sunday, two men and two teenage boys were airlifted to hospital after being shot […]

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RCMP arrest two teens in connection with fatal July 14 stabbing in Norway House

A second person was stabbed the same night and police believe he had an altercation with the same suspects. Norway House RCMP arrested two teenagers in connection with a July 14 stabbing incident that killed an 18-year-old male. A 16-year-old male and a 17-year-old male were arrested July 18 and charged with second-degree murder in […]

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Pictures of suspected accomplices in Rabih Alkhalil escape were stock images, RCMP say | CBC News

Coquitlam RCMP are still actively searching for Rabih “Robby” Alkhalil, who escaped from the North Fraser Pre-trial Centre on Thursday — but the photos they shared of his alleged accomplices were stock images, they said. “It is believed that the suspects who helped Alkhalil escape bear a close resemblance to the photos they left behind, but those images are not them,” […]

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Teen dead, another injured after stabbing in Norway House Cree Nation: RCMP | CBC News

One teen is dead and another is in hospital after being stabbed in Norway House Cree Nation on Thursday, Manitoba RCMP said in a news release Saturday. On Thursday, RCMP officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the Niskaview area of the northern Manitoba community. An 18-year-old man was located and transported to hospital, where […]