Tag: Police Deadly Force

Man Who Stabbed Tactical Team Officer ID’d – Record for Violence
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Man Who Stabbed Tactical Team Officer ID’d – Record for Violence

The man who was shot to death by a Winnipeg Police Tactical Team Officer has been identified by friends according to a CTV news report. The deceased man has been identified as Evan Caron (33) of Winnipeg. News reports indicate Caron had thirteen (13) prior criminal convictions for a number […]

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 […]

THE MICHAEL BROWN SHOOTING – Police, Race, Riots & CNN
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THE MICHAEL BROWN SHOOTING – Police, Race, Riots & CNN

I have to apologize to my friends and followers on social media for getting on this topic so late in the game. Yes, that means you Cara @HappyCaraT and several other Facebook friends and Twitter followers who asked me to weigh in on the conversation.  Those inquiring minds included my […]

Rubber Guns, Rubber Bullets, Rubber Rooms – “Where the Rubber Meets the Road”
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Rubber Guns, Rubber Bullets, Rubber Rooms – “Where the Rubber Meets the Road”

Have you ever observed a schizophrenic person walking down the street, fully engrossed in an emotionally charged soliloquy as they approach you? What was your reaction? Was it fear? Did you cross the street out of a concern for your safety? I recently travelled to the beautiful City of Vancouver, British Columbia […]

ONTARIO SIU CLEARS DRPS OFFICER IN MACISAAC SHOOTING
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ONTARIO SIU CLEARS DRPS OFFICER IN MACISAAC SHOOTING

The Ontario SIU (Special Investigations Unit) has concluded the investigation into the controversial shooting of Michael MacIsaac. In a media release, Director of the SIU, Tony Loparco, indicated, “There are no reasonable grounds to charge a Durham Regional Police Service (DRPS) Officer with a criminal offence in connection with the […]