CanadaRCMP investigating homicide after Stony Mountain inmate dies
Lawsuit against Nunavut RCMP claims force losing touch with Inuit
IQALUIT, Nunavut — An Inuit family whose son was shot by RCMP is suing the force over its alleged failure to staff Arctic detachments with officers who can speak with and understand the communities where they are posted. It's the second recent lawsuit to question the relationship between officers and Indigenous northerners. The longtime northern lawyer who represents the family said she fears the RCMP is gradually losing its connection to the
Another inmate at Stony Mountain Institution was killed in an alleged homicide.
A 42-year-old man was found unresponsive around 9 p.m on Monday. He was taken to hospital but died from his injuries.
RCMP announced they are investigating the death as a homicide. The name of the inmate and how he died have not been released.
The 42-year-old man's death follows a number of homicides and suspicious deaths in recent months.
This death comes just over a week since Michael Monney, 27, was stabbed to death on April 13. Stephen Wood, 31, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal attack.
Wood's death came just over a month since Timothy Koltusky was found dead on March 12. Correctional Services Canada said at the time it was investigating the circumstances of Koltusky's death.
In February, Todd Irving was sentenced to 25 additional years in prison for murdering Nolan Randal Thomas on Nov. 2, 2018.
Last month, RCMP charged four Stony Mountain inmates with murdering fellow inmate Adam Kent Monias on Aug. 18, 2018.
Red Kelly, a Detroit Red Wings legend, dies at 91.
Red Kelly's No. 4 was retired in February during a Detroit Red Wings game; many consider him among the greatest Red Wings of all time
Excessive force investigation
Family and friends of a man on the run say police used too much force during his arrest.
Duncan Man Accused With Two Murders Does Not Make Court Appearance
http://www.ctvvancouverisland.ca http://www.facebook.com/ctvvi DUNCAN - Family and friends of two murdered women left the Duncan courthouse this morning ...