A Cop Explains Why Curfews Don't Work
How a 90s panic spawned a toxic trend that doesn’t make you safer and can target kids of color.
Saskatoon, Edmonton—Not Toronto—Have the Worst Crime In Canada
Please remember this the next time someone tells you how dangerous Toronto is.
Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Poison Control Phone Operator
"We’ve [had people call about] sex toys that were accidentally swallowed and continued to vibrate in somebody’s stomach."
Four PR Nightmares Waiting to Happen in UFC
Whether it's the safety of fighters, or the biggest stars routinely getting popped for PEDs, the UFC has a few problems waiting in the wings.
On patrol with Winnipeg’s Bear Clan after Tina Fontaine’s alleged killer walked free
The grassroots, Indigenous group is bigger and more active than ever, keeping watch over Winnipeg’s streets.
The quiet quadrupling of Canada’s private security sector
Editor's note: From training special forces to policing protests, VICE News explores Canada's growing private security industry.
An ER Doc Explains How Not To End Up on Life Support
While young people are the least likely to think end of life wishes, it’s often young people who experience catastrophic injuries.
Dr. Blair Bigham
Ontario Might Ban Mandatory High Heels at Work
Skate shoes forever.
Transit app helps lay charges in sexual assaults, but could be violating your privacy
A lawsuit alleges the Elerts app is tracking your location and unique cell ID, and has “amassed a trove of data”
Ryerson University cancels ‘free speech’ panel discussion due to safety concerns
The Toronto school says it needs to put safety and civility first
The Festival Harm Reduction Project
Tainted Drugs at Music Festivals a Major Concern for Canadians: VICE Survey
Over 4,600 people responded to our questionnaire about substance use and harm reduction at concerts.
Huge fire in London tower block kills at least 17 people