SIU investigates Toronto police who fire less lethal firearm at 55-year-old man

The county police watchdog is investigating the discharge of a less-lethal firearm by a Toronto police officer during an interaction with a man in Etobicoke on Friday. The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said Toronto police officers were called to the Royal York Road and the Queensway area shortly after 8pm for reports of a man … Read more

Lawyer for Toronto councilor Michael Thompson in sexual assault case just steps away

The lawyer who was acting on behalf of councilor Michael Thompson when he was charged in a sexual assault investigation has waived the case. Attorney Calvin Barry told CP24 on Saturday that he will no longer represent Thompson as he fights to release the charges. Barry first confirmed earlier this week that the longtime Scarborough … Read more

Meghan Markle ‘wanted to be rejected’ by royal family, claims new book

It’s not often that the trailer for a documentary triggers a worldwide hooha, but then nothing is ever quite simple or predictable with Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, right? So it’s October 2018. The duo have just wrapped up a stunningly successful tour of South Africa, except that instead of celebrating … Read more

Toronto police investigate after boy enters hospital with gunshot wound

Toronto police are investigating a shooting in Scarborough Friday night in which a boy was injured. Police were called to Ellesmere Road and Dolly Varden Boulevard, west of Markham Road, shortly before 10:30 p.m. for shots fired. When officers arrived, they found traces of gunfire, but initially found no victim. However, police later confirmed that … Read more

One person detained after police standoff at Mississauga medical facility

Peel Regional Police say one person was taken into custody early Saturday morning, ending a nearly 19-hour standoff at a medical facility in Mississauga. It started shortly after 7:30 a.m. Friday when emergency services were called to a building adjacent to Credit Valley Hospital in the Eglinton Avenue West and Erin Mills Parkway area for … Read more

One dead after collision on Highway 401 in Mississauga

One person has died after a collision on Highway 401 in Mississauga. It occurred Saturday morning in the westbound lanes of Dixie Road. According to Peel paramedics, one person died on the spot. They added that they will carry several injured people, but they cannot confirm the exact number and extent of their injuries. The … Read more

Toronto highway closures for planned roadworks (October 1)

No need to be in traffic: The Department of Transportation has scheduled 47 closures in Toronto on Oct. 1 for roadworks on Highway 400, Highway 401, Highway 404, Highway 427, and Queen Elizabeth Way. Exit of Highway 400 northbound at Finch Avenue: one left lane closed until October 5 at 3:00 PM Highway 400 northbound … Read more

Suspect is looking for two women who have been sexually abused in West End

Toronto police are asking the public for help in identifying a man wanted on Thursday in connection with a sexual assault in the West End. Police said they were called to the Dundas Street West and Bloor Street West area around 8 p.m. for a sexual assault. Officers arrived on the scene to learn that … Read more

Meghan Markle’s anger at the ‘racist’ cover of Vanity Fair 2017

A new book claims Meghan Markle was furious about a Vanity Fair issue because she thought the cover featuring her was racist. According to excerpts from Courtiers: The Hidden Power Behind the Crown published in The Daily Mail, the Duchess of Sussex was upset over the headline of the magazine’s October issue entitled “She’s Just … Read more

Meghan Markle’s anger at the ‘racist’ cover of Vanity Fair 2017

A new book claims Meghan Markle was furious about a Vanity Fair issue because she thought the cover featuring her was racist. According to excerpts from Courtiers: The Hidden Power Behind the Crown published in The Daily Mail, the Duchess of Sussex was upset over the headline of the magazine’s October issue entitled “She’s Just … Read more