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A “Disturbed Person” is a Distressed Person

Two years ago today Michael Eligon was shot by an officer of Toronto Police Service because, as the officer told an inquest into three shootings in similar circumstances, that he was “in immediate or imminent fear for his life and … Continue reading

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California police use of body cameras cuts violence and complaints

Police chief Bill Blair’s response to his officers being traumatized by shooting so many  distressed Torontonians is that he wants all his officers to be equipped and trained in less-lethal option-taxers-at an initial cost of $386,000 – or about $2,000 for each … Continue reading

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