police

crime

Quebec Police Set Up Special Task Force to Deal With Latest Mob War

Experts say power struggles within the Sicilian Mafia and against rival factions like the Calabrian Ndrangheta are likely to end with more violence and police can do little to stop it.
Nick Rose
5.16.19
Save Yourselves

One Night in Central London with Extinction Rebellion

A timeline of what it's like to spend the evening with climate protestors willing to get arrested for their cause.
Patrick Heardman
4.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Cop Allegedly Came to Work Drunk and Volunteered to Test the Breathalyzer

He apparently blew a 0.08, according to police chief James Craig.
River Donaghey
4.8.19
News

Canadian Family Drove for Two Days with Dad’s Corpse to Avoid American Healthcare: Report

Police discovered the body early on Sunday morning at a Quebec border crossing, and the family reportedly said they kept their dad in the vehicle to avoid the American healthcare system.
Mack Lamoureux
4.1.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

India Arrests Players of 'Addictive' Online Video Game

Labelled “a demon in every house”, PUBG is facing a crackdown in Gujarat.
Pallavi Pundir
3.18.19
Policing

How Canadian Police Try To Get You to Confess to a Crime

We spoke to an RCMP investigator about the psychology behind the modern approach to “interviewing” suspects.
Nick Rose
3.13.19
politics

Everything You Need to Know About Doug Ford’s Political Interference Scandal

Ford’s buddy Ron Taverner has withdrawn his name from consideration to be the province’s next top cop.
Tamara Khandaker
3.7.19
extremism

What We Know About a Portland Cop's Friendly Texts with a Far-Right Leader

Activists are pissed.
Allie Conti
2.18.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Stoner Broke into a Vacant House to Get High and Ran into a Giant Tiger

But the cops just thought they were hallucinating.
River Donaghey
2.12.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cop Investigating Surrey Six Murders Got Drunk And Slept With Witness

Derek Brassington, a principal RCMP investigator into the murders of six men in a BC highrise, was sentenced to two years of house arrest for his actions.
Mack Lamoureux
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Multi-Year Undercover Sting to Catch a Man Selling Less Than $100 of Fish

It’s the rural Canadian version of ‘Point Break'
Mack Lamoureux
1.23.19
police

Fatal Police Shooting of Unarmed British Man Sparks Criticism from Officers

Following the killing of Sean Fitzgerald at the beginning of January, VICE spoke to current and former police officers about the police's use of firearms in the UK.
Mattha Busby
1.14.19
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