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.
Video: Chief Blair reacts to ‘Police encounters with people in crisis’ report
Police Chief Bill Blair reacted after a report titled ‘police encounters with people in crisis’ was released on Thursday. The 350 page report was compiled by former Supreme Court of Canada justice Frank Iacobucci and outlines 84 recommendations.
Business Report: KFC serves up beer, 416 numbers fetch big bucks, and TSX breaks records
680News business editor Richard Southern with the day’s top business headlines, including new beer offerings at specialty KFC locations, the high price of old phone numbers, and another record-breaking day for the TSX.
Video: Anti-Semitic graffiti found sprayed on Thornhill bus shelter
York regional police are investigating after anti-Semitic graffiti was found sprayed on a bus shelter in Thornhill. Local resident Jeffrey Brown reacted to vandalism. Watch The 5 and CityNews at Six as Roshni Murthy will have more on this story.
Video: Upgraded transportation operations centre opened in Toronto
The City of Toronto opened an upgraded transportation operations centre to help and better manage and coordinate road work, in an effort to lessen the damage on drivers. Mayor Rob Ford spoke about how this will benefit the city.