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crime

Man Awarded $175,000 After Gang Rape During ‘Scared Straight’ Program

The man, who was 14 at the time, was raped by five prisoners after a guard led him to a private cell during a judge-ordered visit in the 70s.
Mack Lamoureux
4 days ago
News

Gas Companies Are Neighbours from Hell in This Rural BC Community

Farmington residents say tremors from nearby fracking feel like a truck crashing into your house at 60 km/h.
Christopher Pollon
11.22.18
News

BC Sheriff Caught in Vigilante Pedophile Sting Sentenced to House Arrest

Kevin Johnston, 50, was caught sending dick pics to a “Kelowna Creep Hunter” he thought was a 14-year-old girl.
Mica Lemiski
11.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two People Facing Charges After Hand-Feeding Bears Timbits and Hot Dogs

DON’T 👏 HAND-FEED 👏 BEARS 👏
Mack Lamoureux
10.18.18
Canada

Watch This ‘Fire Tornado’ Melt a Fire Hose In Mid-Air

British Columbia’s wildfire season has been all too extreme.
Manisha Krishnan
9.18.18
News

Police Identify Suspect in Killing of 13-Year-Old Marissa Shen

Ibrahim Ali, a 28-year-old Syrian refugee arrested on a first-degree murder charge, is already being used to promote an anti-immigration agenda.
Mack Lamoureux
9.10.18
News

BC Has Launched a Class Action Lawsuit Against Opioid Makers

Oxycontin producer Purdue Pharma is one of 40 defendants accused of driving up health costs.
Sarah Berman
8.29.18
Weed

These Canadian Cities Are Still Banning Weed After Legalization

Long live reefer madness.
Manisha Krishnan
8.23.18
News

Photos of the BC Wildfires Causing the Worst Air Quality on Earth

Much of the province is covered in a hellish smoke that’s grounded planes and prompted health advisories.
Sarah Berman
8.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

BC Government Tells Sasquatch Hunter to Stick to Hunting Sasquatches

"If I’m right, this is the discovery of the millennium and it’s not wasting anybody’s time.”
Mack Lamoureux
8.15.18
Drugs

Former BC Health Minister Warns Ontario a New Opioid Disaster Is Coming

Something worse than fentanyl is making its way east, Terry Lake says.
Travis Lupick
7.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Even Biker Gangs Use Starbucks For Work

A Hells Angels affiliate in Metro Vancouver has reportedly set up shop in the one of the coffee chain’s locations.
VICE Staff
7.24.18
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