Const. James Forcillo is facing a second-degree murder charge in the death of 18-year-old Sammy Yatim. The officer is accused in the fatal shooting on a TTC streetcar in July. Lawyer Peter Brauti spoke following his client’s first court appearance.
Video: ‘Police encounters with people in crisis’ report released
Former Supreme Court of Canada justice Frank Iacobucci spoke about his recommendations in his report titled ‘police encounters with people in crisis’. The 350 page report outlines 84 recommendations for police. The report was sparked following the killing of Toronto teenager Sammy Yatim, 18, on an empty streetcar last summer.