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‘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
14 hours ago
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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
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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
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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
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Muslim Students Speak Out About Being Targeted By Canadian Spy Agency

Members of many Muslim Students’ Associations across Canada have described strange encounters with CSIS and the RCMP in recent years.
Jack Hauen
11.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Arrested For Smuggling Cocaine In Timbits Box

This is a very Canadian story.
Mack Lamoureux
11.16.18
News

Ontario Bus Driver Fed Children Semen-laced Food

Everything about this story is horrific.
Mack Lamoureux
7.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alberta Police Are Still Looking for Man Who Set Mosque Fire

The man started two fires at the Edson, Alberta mosque late Saturday evening, despite three people still being present.
Mack Lamoureux
6.18.18
Legalization

The RCMP Is Selling Weed-Sniffing Dogs

Legalization has cost a number of the service animals their jobs.
Simon Coutu
5.29.18
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