US: Man gets 100 years in jail for causing death of an Indian-origin girl
A 35-year-old man was sentenced to 100 years of imprisonment with hard labour for his role in the death of a 5-year-old girl of Indian origin named Mya Patel in USA’s Louisiana in 2021, local media reports said.
‘Courage and conviction’ of youth needed for successful crime fighting solutions
New York: Young people are “disproportionately viewed as the primary perpetrators of crime”, despite often being the most vulnerable, the UN General Assembly President told a high-level meeting on Monday, highlighting crime fighting solutions.
Bangladesh: Noakhali woman stripped naked, beaten
Police have arrested a person after video footage surfaced where a group of men could be seen stripping a woman and torturing her in Noakhali's Begumganj upazila of Bangladesh.
Man stabs father to death during Zoom video call in New York
New York/IBNS: A 72-year-old man died after he was stabbed more than a dozen times by his son while he was on a Zoom video call with about 20 other people, said media reports.
Pakistan: Punjab to let go 20,000 prisoners amid COVID 19 scare
Islamabad/IBNS: Amid Covid 19 spread fear, authorities in Pakistan's Punjab region has decided to let go almost 20,000 of its 46,000 prisoners, media reports said.
UN launches new project to address link between terrorism, arms and crime
New York/IBNS: Cheap and easily accessible small arms are increasingly becoming the “weapon of choice” for many terrorist groups, the UN counter-terrorism chief told an event on Friday aimed to raise awareness of the nexus between terrorism, organized crime and illicit small arms trafficking.
Suspected perpetrator of Hanau attack in Germany found dead at home, 1 more body discovered
Moscow, Feb 20 (Sputnik) A suspected perpetrator of the shooting attacks in the German town of Hanau was found dead at his home on Thursday, the police of southeastern Hessen said.
â€˜Crimes against humanity,â€™ â€˜war crimesâ€™ and risk of new ethnic violence in DR Congo, warn UN experts
New York, June 27 (IBNS): Defence and security forces along with the Kamuina Nsapu and Bana Mura militias have committed “crimes against humanity and war crimes” in the of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Kasai region, United Nations experts said on Tuesday following an investigation.
1 dead, other severely injured after car riddled with bullets in Etobicoke
Toronto, Oct 19 (IBNS): On Tuesday evening after gunmen in a car opened fire on another vehicle in North Etobicoke, one man has succumbed to his injuries and the other is still fighting for his life.
Toronto police in the lookout for suspect in attempted murder investigation
Toronto, Oct 18 (IBNS): Toronto police are seeking public assistance to identify a man accused of trying to gravely stab another man in the Jane Street and Lawrence Avenue West area earlier this month.
Police issues warning after razor blades found in Callwood Park
Toronto, Oct 18 (IBNS): Toronto police have issued a public safety alert following a reporting of razor blades being found at June Callwood Park.
Toronto: Home depot pulls out 'Scary Pepper Creeper' after voyeurism complaint
Toronto, Sept 28 (IBNS): After a "serious crime" complaint lodged due to the "Scary Pepper Creeper" Halloween decoration, Home Depot has said it would pull out the item from its stores, this season.
Teen hospitalised after brutal stabbing in Toronto
Toronto, Sept 27 (IBNS): A young boy was stabbed in the Toronto city's west end on Monday night.
Macleod Trail shooting kills one
Calgary, Sept 26 (IBNS): One man died following a shooting on Sunday night in Calgary.
Targeted shooting in Surrey leads two hospitalised
Vancouver, Sept 26 (IBNS): On Sunday night two people were hospitalised after a targeted shooting took place in Surrey.