Tag: Deadly Force

WPS Tactical Team Officer Stabbed – Suspect Shot & Killed
LOCAL NEWS POLICE USE OF FORCE

WPS Tactical Team Officer Stabbed – Suspect Shot & Killed

Winnipeg Police are reporting the second fatal police involved shooting in just ten (10) days. On September 23, 2017 at approximately 4:10 p.m., members of the Winnipeg Police Service responded to the report of a stabbing in the 100 block of Madrigal Close in the Maples. Shortly after arrival, a […]

Front Page - Winnipeg Free Press
POLICE USE OF FORCE

Freep Swipe at US Law Enforcement Demonstrates Ignorance of Deadly Force Encounters

The front page of the Winnipeg Free Press recently illustrated the profound lack of understanding main stream media has regarding deadly force encounters with Law Enforcement. On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, the Winnipeg Police Service received a number of 911 calls reporting a female in traffic, wearing a mask and pointing […]

Constable James Forcillo (CTV News)
EDITORIALS NATIONAL NEWS

Forcillo Jury Convicts on Attempt Murder – Focus Shifts to Mandatory Minimums

The verdict is in. Toronto Police Constable James Forcillo (32) has been found guilty of attempted murder in the 2013 shooting death of Sammy Yatim (18). He was found not guilty of charges of second degree murder and manslaughter. Forcillo pled not guilty to both charges at the start of […]

WPS Crime Scene Investigator (Photo JGJ)
EDITORIALS

IIU INVESTIGATION NOT ABOUT SPEED OR PLACATING JOURNOS

It’s been twelve (12) days since the newly formed Manitoba IIU (Independent Investigation Unit) caught it’s first police involved deadly force shooting case. On September 20, 2015, Haki Sefa (44) was shot and killed in an apparent armed confrontation with members of the Winnipeg Police Tactical Support Team (TST). News reports […]

Ramsey Orta video (Screenshot)
POLICE USE OF FORCE

The Death of Eric Garner – “I Can’t Speak”

Another tragic death of an African-American man and the usual suspects weigh in to distort the truth. Politicians, CNN reporters / contributors and mainstream media doing their utmost to write another false narrative to inflame and divide. Eric Garner (43) died on July 17, 2014 after police attempted to arrest […]