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Preliminary hearing set for Walmart shooting suspect

Chase Freed facing second-degree murder and attempted murder charges

  • Oct 30, 2020

 

RCMP investigate a fatal shooting at the south Red Deer Walmart in December. The accused shooter is facing six charges, including second-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder. Advocate file photo

Charges against man accused in Red Deer Walmart shooting could be resolved

Defence lawyer says progress made in talks with Crown prosecutors

  • Oct 14, 2020

 

Woman accused of driving getaway car in December 2020 Walmart shooting in court

A date for preliminary hearing for Crystal Maurice to be set on Sept. 29

  • Sep 22, 2020
Protesters set fire to an office late Monday Aug. 24 in Kenosha. AP/ David Goldman.

Judge postpones decision on returning teen charged in Kenosha killings to Wisconsin

An Illinois judge granted Kyle Rittenhouse’s request to delay the extradition hearing

Protesters set fire to an office late Monday Aug. 24 in Kenosha. AP/ David Goldman.
Investigators looking for witnesses to RCMP shooting

Investigators looking for witnesses to RCMP shooting

ASIRT says Red Deer RCMP shot and wounded a woman in confrontation

  • Aug 25, 2020
Investigators looking for witnesses to RCMP shooting
Beyoncé is calling for charges against officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor, in a June 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Beyoncé wants officers charged in black woman’s death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Beyoncé has joined the call for charges against officers…

  • Jun 15, 2020
Beyoncé is calling for charges against officers involved in the shooting of Breonna Taylor, in a June 14, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
RCMP say Gabriel Wortman may have been an “injustice collector,” in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Seeking to explain Nova Scotia shootings: Inside the ‘threat-sensitive brain’

HALIFAX — More than seven weeks after a man disguised as a…

RCMP say Gabriel Wortman may have been an “injustice collector,” in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Dimarjio Jenkins, 21, who went by the rap name Houdini, died after a shooting in Toronto on May 26, 2020. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Rapper lethally targeted in brazen gunplay on downtown Toronto street

TORONTO — A brazen daylight ambush and shootout on a busy downtown…

Dimarjio Jenkins, 21, who went by the rap name Houdini, died after a shooting in Toronto on May 26, 2020. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Blackfalds shooting rampage came out of nowhere, say neighbours

Blackfalds shooting rampage came out of nowhere, say neighbours

Home where shooting happened was like any other

Blackfalds shooting rampage came out of nowhere, say neighbours
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during his daily press conference on COVID-19, in front of his residence at Rideau Cottage in Ottawa, on Sunday, April 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Ban on assault-style guns top of mind for Trudeau, as Canada mourns Nova Scotia victims

At least 18 people were killed when a shooter opened fire in multiple communities

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during his daily press conference on COVID-19, in front of his residence at Rideau Cottage in Ottawa, on Sunday, April 19, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Maskwacis man facing charges after shot fired near Wetaskiwin school

Maskwacis man facing charges after shot fired near Wetaskiwin school

Police allege man robbed and then shot at victim

  • Mar 17, 2020
Maskwacis man facing charges after shot fired near Wetaskiwin school
Charges dropped against man accused in 2017 shooting incident

Charges dropped against man accused in 2017 shooting incident

Man was facing numerous weapons-related charges after Mustang Acres residence allegedly shot at

Charges dropped against man accused in 2017 shooting incident
Gunman takes hostages at veterans home, won’t answer police

Gunman takes hostages at veterans home, won’t answer police

YOUNTVILLE, Calif. — A gunman slipped into an employee going-away party at…

  • Mar 9, 2018
Gunman takes hostages at veterans home, won’t answer police
Man accused of home invasion in court

Man accused of home invasion in court

Victim was shot and cut with machete in September 2017 attack

Man accused of home invasion in court
Contributed photo by Tomasz Górny                                Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) is looking into circumstances that led to an RCMP officer opening fire in a police chase partly caught on a dashcam last October.

Suspect accused of fleeing police in court

RCMP fired shots twice while trying to arrest three suspects in October 2017 chase

Contributed photo by Tomasz Górny                                Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) is looking into circumstances that led to an RCMP officer opening fire in a police chase partly caught on a dashcam last October.
Trial date for man charged in shooting

Trial date for man charged in shooting

RCMP allege two shots fired from a shotgun at a Mustang Acres residence

Trial date for man charged in shooting
Barrage of shots fired in Riverside Meadows

Barrage of shots fired in Riverside Meadows

Police say seven to nine shots fired early Sunday morning outside apartment building

Barrage of shots fired in Riverside Meadows
Blackfalds RCMP searching for shooter

Blackfalds RCMP searching for shooter

Two shotgun blasts hit a car and residence early on Wednesday morning

Blackfalds RCMP searching for shooter
Jackie Javier, mother of Marie Janvier, wipes away tears while leaving court after giving a victim impact statement during the sentencing trial for a teen who killed four people, in Meadow Lake, Sask., on Wednesday May 17, 2017. Brothers Drayden, 13 and Dayne Fontaine, 17, teacher Adam Wood, 35, and teacher’s aide Marie Janvier, 21 were killed during the shootings in La Loche on January 22, 2016 and seven others were injured. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Emotional statements from school shooting victims

‘Forever etched in my memory’

Jackie Javier, mother of Marie Janvier, wipes away tears while leaving court after giving a victim impact statement during the sentencing trial for a teen who killed four people, in Meadow Lake, Sask., on Wednesday May 17, 2017. Brothers Drayden, 13 and Dayne Fontaine, 17, teacher Adam Wood, 35, and teacher’s aide Marie Janvier, 21 were killed during the shootings in La Loche on January 22, 2016 and seven others were injured. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson