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.
Anthony Aust died after jumping from his window during an aggressive Ottawa police raid. Months ago, a judge found Ottawa police were abusing no-knock warrants in drugs cases.
Using a controversial tactic, Ottawa police officers burst into Anthony Aust's apartment, threw a smoke grenade, and had their guns drawn.
Constable Daniel Montsion pleaded not guilty to manslaughter in the killing of Abdirahman Abdi.
“It’s so insulting partly because it engages in Hitler revisionism and tries to basically pit Jews and Muslims against each other,” said one student.
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.
Officers now have access to social media posts and other information directly in patrol car computers. Activists say it could discourage legitimate protests.
Sergeant Chris Hrnchiar said the Inuit artist likely "got drunk and fell in the river."
The response to the police beating death of Abdirahman Abdi shows how far we'll go to avoid talking about race.
Abdi was beaten by two Ottawa police officers and left in handcuffs for 10 minutes before anyone gave him CPR.
A group calling itself Aerith has launched DDoS attacks against the Ottawa and Toronto cops because they say the police arrested the wrong kid in a "swatting" case.