Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIOBC) To Investigate Historical Matter in Nova Scotia

**** SiRT Media Release Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIOBC) To Investigate Historical Matter in Nova Scotia ​ On September 8, 2020, then Minister of Justice and Attorney General Mark Furey, asked the Serious Incident Response Team to investigate whether there was criminal misconduct by the police during the period before the appeal of Glen Assoun’s […]

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Fourteen impaired driving related offences over eight days

**** RCMP Media Release Fourteen impaired driving related offences over eight days Halifax District RCMP have charged and/or suspended fourteen drivers in eight days for impaired driving related offences during traffic stops in the Halifax Regional Municipality. Over the course of the last eight days, Halifax District RCMP charged eight men between the ages of […]

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Update: Missing person found deceased

**** RCMP Media Release Update: Missing person found deceased A​ 52-year-old man from Lake Echo who was reported missing yesterday​ has been located deceased. Today, during a search of a wooded area in Mineville, human remains were found. The death is not believed to be suspicious in nature, however, the investigation is ongoing. Missing person: Help […]

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Potential exposure to COVID-19 at one location in Northern Zone and one Air Canada flight

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposure to COVID-19 at one location in Northern Zone and one Air Canada flight ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at one location in the Northern Zone and one Air Canada flight. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed […]

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Weekly Traffic Advisories (Jan 8th)

**** TRANSPORTATION Media Release Weekly Traffic Advisories (Jan 8th) Note:  Each week the local listings are expanded and updated.  During the week new and updated tasks are added.  Every week a new post is started with fresh info but previous posts may be still valid. Provincial  / Municipal HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Dillmans Bridge, Meaghers GrantDillmans […]

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Potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations across Halifax

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposure to COVID-19 at locations across Halifax Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 at various locations across Halifax. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are now listed here: http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. ​ Anyone who worked or visited the following locations on the specified date […]

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Presentation material related to technical briefing in mass shooting in April / Statement from Nova Scotia RCMP Commanding Officer regarding announcement of joint review

**** Justice Media Release Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia Announce Joint Review of Nova Scotia Tragedy —————————————————————– The tragedy that occurred on April 18 and 19 in Nova Scotia left families and communities across the province suffering unimaginable trauma, pain and loss. Today, July 23, Attorney General and Minister of Justice Mark Furey and […]

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Police Investigate Break & Enter with Firearm – Halifax

**** HRP Media Release Police Investigate Break & Enter with Firearm – Halifax At 2:25 a.m., 4 June, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a Break & Enter in progress into a home in the 200 block of Spencer Avenue Halifax.​ ​ One male suspect forced his way into the residence and was confronted by […]

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Statement by RCMP: Criminal Operations Officer, Commanding Officer

**** RCMP Media Release Statement by RCMP Criminal Operations Officer, Chief Superintendent Chris Leather As we try and piece together the​ many details of the​ incidents that unfolded over the weekend,​ here​ is some of the information we know to date. Throughout the evening Saturday and into the early morning hours Sunday, the RCMP established […]

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