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Orange Shirt Day: Most provinces have not made it a stat

While Canada prepares to honour the second annual National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, the majority of provinces have not followed the federal government’s move to make it a statutory holiday for its workers. New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut have declared Sept. 30 a statutory holiday. The other … Read more

Police inspector tells DNA inquiry into Queensland’s forensic lab murder was allegedly solved after sample retested

A murder in November last year was allegedly solved after police resubmitted samples to Queensland’s troubled forensic testing laboratory for further analysis after scientists had originally ruled them to be “insufficient for further processing”. Key points: A police officer giving evidence at the inquiry says retesting of a sample returned a usable DNA profile Inspector … Read more

Watchdog probe launched into claim Northumbria Police used excessive force during Newcastle city centre arrest

A man arrested when police were called to a large city centre brawl has claimed officers used excessive force. The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) is appealing for witnesses to come forward as it investigates the circumstances of the arrest in Newcastle. Northumbria Police were called to reports of a fight between a large … Read more

Three men steal car at gunpoint in Scarborough

Police are asking the public for assistance with identifying three men who allegedly stole a car at gunpoint in Scarborough. On Monday, officers allege two men exited a getaway car while another stayed inside the vehicle in the area of Bamburgh Circle and Warden Avenue. As a 37 year old woman returned to her parked … Read more

RCMP issue distracted driving warning after Alberta man wracks up 13th offence

RCMP is reminding Albertans about the dangers of distracted driving after an Albertan was sentenced to his 13th distracted driving conviction. In a Tuesday news release, police said a 40-year-old man from Alberta was given the sentence at the Airdrie Provincial Traffic Court. “The law for distracted driving came into effect in Alberta on Sept. … Read more

PRESTO card double charge and how to avoid it

Metrolinx is warning PRESTO card users they could be charged twice if they aren’t careful. GO Train and UP Express travellers have been able to use their credit cards to pay for their adult fare since mid-August. They have also been able to tap with their phones or smartwatches if their credit card information is … Read more

NYC Uber Eats delivery man says ‘nobody helped’ during attack by ‘super perp’

An Uber Eats delivery man told The Post on Tuesday how an ex-con described by cops as a “super perp’’ stabbed him on the Lower East Side without saying a word — and bystanders did nothing. “Nobody helped,” Bharatbhai Patel told The Post. “He killed me here, here, here and here,” Patel said, referring to … Read more

Man charged with first-degree murder charge after woman found dead in Vaughan house fire

A 71-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder and arson arson endangering life after a woman was found dead following a house fire in Vaughan. Last Friday, at roughly 7:45 p.m., York Regional Police were called to help Vaughan Fire and Rescue Services with a structure fire near Parktree Drive and Lucena Crescent, which … Read more

Trump warns of possible World War III over Ukraine, Taiwan

Former President Donald Trump warned Tuesday that World War III could erupt over Ukraine or Taiwan — and said Russian President Vladimir Putin’s threat of unleashing nuclear weapons made this “a very bad and very dangerous time.” During an appearance on 77 WABC radio, Trump was asked by host John Catsimatidis what things “keep you … Read more

NYC subway-beating vic reveals injuries and issues plea to Adams

The mom of five who was mercilessly pummeled by a homeless maniac at a Queens subway station revealed her gruesome injuries Tuesday — while issuing a desperate plea to  Mayor Eric Adams. “Our city needs major help,’’ said Elizabeth Gomes after removing her sunglasses to show her injuries from the horrific caught-on-camera attack, which included … Read more