Category Archives: Crime

Police: no evidence of serial killer in Toronto’s gay village Crime, News

By: Murissa Barrington Toronto Police dispelled rumours that a serial killer is on the loose in the Church and Wellesley area. In a news conference today, investigators spoke about the disappearances and murders connected to the city’s gay village and assured residents that they are safe. “There is no evidence that a serial killer is

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Etobicoke teacher re-arrested for child porn Crime

  By: Gulled Omar and Wrence Trinidad More accusations have been lodged against an Etobicoke high school teacher already facing numerous child porn charges related to an arrest in October. Gerard McGilly, 46, of Toronto, who formerly taught english at Bishop Allen Academy, was re-arrested and charged on November 30 with: two new counts of

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Tess Richey, 22, found dead, police say Crime, News

By: Murissa Barrington Tess Richey, the 22-year-old woman missing since Saturday night has been found dead, police say. It’s a heart-wrenching end to a desperate search by Richey’s family and thousands of others on social media to bring home their “baby.” Today would have been her 23rd birthday. Toronto Police media relations officer Const. Allison

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Women tweet #MeToo to stand up against sexual harassment, assault Arts & Entertainment, Crime, International, Life

Women all over the world have been standing up for themselves and others by using the hashtag, #MeToo to support victims of sexual abuse and harassment.

This hashtag was created over the allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein who caught the world’s attention last week. From 1980 through 2015, it’s been alleged that Weinstein sexual assaulted over 10 women in Hollywood.