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RCMP Intelligence Director Charged Under National Secrets Act

Cameron Ortis is a senior member of the Ottawa-based National Security Criminal Investigations unit of the RCMP and faces five charges.
Ben Makuch
Mack Lamoureux
9.13.19
Canada

Police Find BC Murder Suspects Belongings Near Manitoba River

After discovering a damaged aluminum boat on the shores of a northern Manitoba river police thought they caught a break, however, a search of the river turned up dry.
Mack Lamoureux
8.6.19
crime

Police Cutting Back on Manhunt For BC Murder Suspects

The RCMP say they’ve scoured 11,000 square kilometres in their search, but they haven’t found the pair, accused of killing three.
Mack Lamoureux
7.31.19
News

‘It’s Possible’ Missing Teens and Slain Tourists Are Connected, BC Police Say

Police gave an update on the murder of Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler, the disappearance of teens Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky, and the dead man found near the teens' burning truck.
Mack Lamoureux
7.22.19
News

The RCMP’s Drone Usage Has Doubled Since 2015

However, Canada’s national police force is providing few details on what they are actually using the drones for, and that has privacy advocates concerned.
Bryan Carney
7.12.19
News

How the RCMP Dealt With the Media During a Suspected Terror Attack

Police scrambled to control the narrative around Aaron Driver’s death after shooting the terror suspect in 2016, documents show.
Nathan Munn
6.10.19
News

RCMP Arrest Former Noisey Editor for Allegedly Conspiring to Smuggle Cocaine to Australia

Yaroslav Pastukhov, also known as Slava Pastuk, and another man, Ali Taki Lalji, were arrested late last week.
Mack Lamoureux
2.4.19
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
News

RCMP Arrests Two People in Alleged Terrorist Bomb Plot

Police claim they received information about a bomb attack from the FBI, but they didn’t pinpoint the target.
Tamara Khandaker
1.25.19
Views My Own

The Real War Facing the Wet’suwet’en Nation

The pipeline-fuelled conflict between the RCMP and land defenders in northern BC is a war between tribal and colonial law as old as Canada itself. And it’s a war we’ve internalized.
Trevor Jang
1.10.19
Press Freedom

VICE launches new legal battle to protect journalist's materials

The company argues an RCMP order for Ben Makuch's communications with a dead ISIS fighter is "unenforceable."
Rachel Browne
1.9.19
Indigenous

Indigenous group raises alarm over potential RCMP raid in northern B.C.

The group from the Wet’suwet’en Nation is blocking construction of the TransCanada Coastal GasLink pipeline.
Hilary Beaumont
1.6.19
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