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B.C.’s police watchdog concludes report on fatal police shooting at New West casino

July 12, 2013

B.C.’s police watchdog has wrapped up its investigation into an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead after a standoff outside a New Westminster casino in November. Independent Investigations Office chief civilian director Richard Rosenthal has sent a report to the Crown but, unlike the RCMP, the IIO does not make recommendations for charges. Vancouver [...]

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Coroners Service to hold inquest on fatal RCMP shooting

July 5, 2013

Gregory Matters, a military veteran, was shot dead in a standoff near Prince George in 2012 globeandmail – British Columbia

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Standoff with possibly armed Vancouver man ends peacefully

July 4, 2013
Standoff with possibly armed Vancouver man ends peacefully

An hours-long standoff with a Vancouver man who may have been armed ended without incident early Thursday morning. CBC | British Columbia News

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Man arrested after five-hour standoff with police in Delta

June 6, 2013

A 33-year-old man has been taken into custody after a five-hour standoff with Delta police following a domestic dispute Wednesday. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Liberals refuse to take down attack ad against broadcasting agreement

May 9, 2013
Liberals refuse to take down attack ad against broadcasting agreement

It appears we have a standoff between the media consortium and the BC Liberals over their use of footage from last week’s televised leaders debate. The media consortium, which organized the debate, had issued a 4 p.m. deadline for the party to take down an attack ad aimed at NDP Leader Adrian Dix. It uses [...]

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