Abdirahman Abdi died after police violently arrested and beat him in 2016. Const. Daniel Montsion has been found not guilty of manslaughter, aggravated assault, and assault with a weapon.
Constable Daniel Montsion pleaded not guilty to manslaughter in the killing of Abdirahman Abdi.
Constable Daniel Montsion was charged with manslaughter in the death of Abdirahman Abdi.
Constable Daniel Montsion has also been charged with aggravated assault, and assault with a weapon in the death of Abdi, a 37-year-old man with a history of mental illness.
Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is still investigating the death of Abdirahman Abdi, who died in a violent arrest by Ottawa cops.
It's literally impossible to be racist to a white person.
Neither the police nor the mayor has condemned the sergeant's racist remarks.
A number of actions are planned across the country.
Ontario's Special Investigations Unit was created as an independent civilian-run body that took investigations of police conduct out of the hands of police. But it's been slammed for secrecy and accused of protecting police.
A quiet neighborhood in Canada's capital is still reeling after a Somali-Canadian man died after being arrested by Ottawa police. An external investigation will determine whether the officers were at fault.
Toronto cop James Forcillo's six year sentence for shooting Sammy Yatim highlights the need for better training.
The response to the police beating death of Abdirahman Abdi shows how far we'll go to avoid talking about race.