Supreme Court rejects appeal of former Toronto cop who shot teen on a streetcar
Former Toronto police officer James Forcillo was convicted of attempted murder in the killing of 18-year-old Sammy Yatim on an empty streetcar.
Remembering the Mentally Ill People of Colour Killed by Toronto Police
This is the state-sanctioned culling of the inferior “other.”
Toronto cop who killed Sammy Yatim arrested for breaching bail conditions
Const. James Forcillo was out on bail while appealing his attempted murder conviction.
Cartoons Can Give Kids the Wrong Impression About Cops
How an obscure 80s cartoon called C.O.P.S showed me the lies in law enforcement.
Putting on a Police Uniform Makes People Feel More Biased: Researchers
Researchers suggest police uniforms might be able induce bias in people.
Experts Have Been Telling Ontario Cops To Be Less Violent For Years. They Aren’t Listening
Toronto cop James Forcillo's six year sentence for shooting Sammy Yatim highlights the need for better training.
Toronto Police Union Boss Denies ‘Systemic Racism’ Charge in Latest Ridiculous Rant
Mike McCormack has said some pretty dumb things over the years. Here's one more.
Sammy Yatim’s Best Friend Shot to Death by Toronto Police: Mother
The 21-year-old was killed after police responded to a report of two people fighting. Sammy Yatim was shot to death by police in 2013.
VICE Canada Reports
BodyCams: Will a Toronto Police Project Help Prevent the Next Sammy Yatim Shooting?
VICE sits down with the executive director of CCLA, Sukanya Pillay, to talk about the implications of police wearing body cameras and follows two Toronto constables participating in the bodycam project on their patrol route.
Front-line Toronto Cops to get Military-Grade Assault Rifles
'Fucking ridiculous' is how one defence lawyer described the decision.
An Angry Crowd at a Toronto Liquor Store Tried to Stop a White Cop from Arresting a Young Black Man
The man was apparently "fidgety" and would not pull his hands from his pockets.
The Toronto Cop Who Killed Teenager Sammy Yatim Is Now Standing Trial for Murder
Legal experts say a conviction would be "unheard of."