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Police arrest alleged neo-Nazi…

BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police arrested a 53-year-old German man on suspicion of sending dozens of threatening letters to politicians, lawyers and journalists that were signed with the acronym of a neo-Nazi group, as officials warned Tuesday of a disturbing rise in far-right extremism across Germany.Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said far-right crimes rose 5.65% in…

Police bust 3 major drug networks

Police bust 3 major drug networks published : 27 Apr 2021 at 20:51 Cars and other assets are seized from three major drug networks in three northern provinces. (Photo: Chinnawat Singha) Three major drug networks have been busted in separate crackdowns in three lower northern provinces, with confiscated drug assets altogether amounting to 30.5 million…

Toronto police begin ‘new enforcement approach’ to stay-at-home order starting Thursday

TORONTO — Toronto police say they will begin a new approach to enforcing Ontario’s stay-at-home order starting on Thursday. According to police, the service will launch a dedicated enforcement team in all sixteen divisions whose “primary function will be to respond to large gatherings in both indoor and outdoor settings.” The divisional teams will be…

Ottawa police checkpoints at Ottawa-Gatineau crossings begin at 12:01 a.m. Monday

OTTAWA — Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians will be greeted by police checkpoints at all interprovincial crossings into Ottawa on Monday, as Ontario implements new restrictions to stop non-essential travel into the province during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ottawa police say starting at 12:01 a.m. Monday, officers will be screening travellers at all Ottawa-area interprovincial border crossings…

Minnesota police chief describes the shooting of Daunte Wright as an ‘accidental discharge’ by the officer

(CNN)Police fired tear gas and stun grenades Monday night as a crowd gathered to protest the killing of a Black man by a police officer in a Minneapolis suburb.Protesters were “launching bottles, fireworks, bricks and other projectiles at public safety officials,” according to a tweet from Operation Safety Net (OSN), a joint effort of local…