February 19, 2018

OPCC: Abby cop lied about use of force against alleged shoplifter

The office of B.C.’s police complaint commissioner has found that an Abbotsford officer lied about what happened during an arrest four years ago in which he assaulted an alleged shoplifter. Constable Adam Page responded to a report of shoplifting at a drugstore in September 2009. Video shows Page handcuffing the suspect, putting him into an … [Read more...]

Suspected shoplifter tries to escape, but falls off roof

A suspected shoplifter – who was perhaps a bit too quick on his feet – has been arrested. In his sprint from security guards, the man apparently missed the edge of the store's rooftop. He fell about 30 feet, possibly injuring a leg, but most definitely injuring his pride. The chase and tumble happened late this morning at the Superstore … [Read more...]