crime & drugs
Teen prisoners rioted and lit British Columbia's ‘super jail’ on fire this week
For years, youth advocates have warned that something like this would happen in Burnaby as the BC government closed down the youth jail in the capital of Victoria and started pooling inmates from all over the province
Canada Keeps Locking Up Migrant Teenagers Who Haven't Committed Any Crimes
Dozens of young migrants were housed in Canadian jails, sometimes for more than a month at a time, while they faced deportation.
Inside the Mind of the World's Greatest Pinball Wizard
Fresh off his first world title victory, we caught up with Robert Gagno and the filmmakers behind 'Wizard Mode,' a documentary about his rise to the top.
The Town That Hates Pipelines — How Canada’s Energy Future Hit a Wall in Burnaby
In this city in British Columbia, even the fire department is fighting a massive pipeline project. In an environment where Keystone XL is dead, this may be the Alberta oilsands' last chance to move oil west.
Canadian Protesters Stopped an Oil Company from Drilling on Burnaby Mountain—for Now
Activists successfully put a stop to Kinder Morgan's work, but it might not be enough to permanently halt work on a pipeline.