Crime

Unexpected victim may have revealed Canadian serial killer

Feb 26, 2018

Victims of an alleged serial killer in Toronto seemed to fit a pattern: They lived on the margins, except one

Canadian police charge alleged killer with another murder

Feb 24, 2018

Canadian police say they've charged an alleged serial killer with one additional charge of murder, bringing the total to six

Man convicted of attempted murder invited to Trudeau party

Feb 23, 2018

A stunning oversight that allowed a man convicted of attempted murder to be invited to a party in India with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is prompting many to say the Canadian government is too close to Sikh separatists

Not guilty verdict in death of indigenous teen in Canada

Feb 23, 2018

A man accused of killing a 15-year-old indigenous girl and dumping her body in Winnipeg's Red River has been found not guilty of second-degree murder

Dutch prosecutors reject calls for criminal tobacco case

Feb 22, 2018

Dutch prosecutors said Thursday they will not open a criminal investigation into four major tobacco companies on charges including attempted murder or manslaughter, saying such a case would be unlikely to lead to a conviction

Latvia starts criminal probe of its central bank chief

Feb 19, 2018

Latvia's anti-corruption agency says it suspects the nation's central bank chief of demanding and receiving bribes of at least 100,000 euros ($125,000) and has started a criminal investigation against him.

France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

Feb 19, 2018

French lawyers urge the International Court of Justice to throw out a case brought in 2016 by Equatorial Guinea seeking to prevent the prosecution in France - which has since happened - of the African nation's vice president on corruption charges

Surprise visit: Police warn alleged darknet drug buyers

Feb 15, 2018

Dutch and American police and federal agents have paid unannounced visited visits to dozens of people they say bought drugs via a darknet site that Dutch police took over last year

No new remains found in Toronto yard tied to alleged killer

Feb 13, 2018

Toronto police say they have found no human remains in the backyard of a house where they earlier discovered planters containing the remains of six men believed to be victims of a serial killer

Stockholm truck attacker had sworn allegiance to IS

Feb 13, 2018

Prosecutors in Sweden say an Uzbek man who carried out a deadly attack on Stockholm last year swore allegiance to the Islamic State group in a video and wrote that he wanted "to scare the infidels and leave my life."

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