Category: Racism

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(VIDEO) Police Release Statement Regarding OIPRD Results

(VIDEO) Police Release Statement Regarding OIPRD Results

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Following the release of the Office of the Independent Police Review Director’s (OIPRD) systemic review, the Thunder Bay Police Service is formally acknowledging that it must address the systemic racism, barriers, and biases that exist within its service. This acknowledgment is an important step, as highlighted by the OIPRD report, in the...

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VANDALISM, HATRED, AND A FACEBOOK PAGE

VANDALISM, HATRED, AND A FACEBOOK PAGE

(FLIN FLON, MB) – On July 29, 2018, Flin Flon RCMP received numerous reports of mischief to vehicles and property throughout Flin Flon, Manitoba. Several individuals took to a local Flin Flon Facebook page to vent about the mischief to property. That venting quickly escalated into hateful and threatening language against residents of First Nations communities. The...

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ONE PUNCH ASSAULT VIDEO NETS HATE CHARGE

ONE PUNCH ASSAULT VIDEO NETS HATE CHARGE

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police have laid charges on a 15 year old Thunder Bay male in relation to an assault investigation that began on July 4, 2018. The 27 year old female victim was identified and provided a statement to police which lead to the youth being arrested midday on July 13,...