Vancouver police defend use of beanbag gun in Chinatown arrest – BC

Vancouver police defend use of beanbag gun in Chinatown arrest – BC

Vancouver police are defending the use of a “less lethal” beanbag shotgun during an arrest that was captured on camera. The scene played out in Chinatown on Thursday, with the suspect at one point telling officers to shoot him. After officers used the beanbag weapon to take the man down, a police dog was used … Read more

Man accused in random Vancouver lobby attack released, prompting police warning – BC

Man accused in random Vancouver lobby attack released, prompting police warning – BC

Vancouver police have issued a public warning about a man facing multiple allegations of unprovoked physical and sexual assaults. Bryce Michael Flores-Bebington is currently out on bail, with two sex assault charges, an assault charge and a charge of uttering threats pending. Read more: ‘Bone chilling’: Witness describes random attack in lobby of Vancouver apartment … Read more

The Best Way to Combat Putin’s Nuclear Threats

The Best Way to Combat Putin’s Nuclear Threats

Vladimir Putin has again threatened to use nuclear weapons to protect Russia and its people. In his remarks Friday, he extended that nuclear deterrence over the 15% of Ukraine’s territory that Russia annexed after sham referendums that ended on Wednesday. That even includes some lands already liberated by the Ukrainian army. Mr. Putin’s threats constitute … Read more

US captives Alex Drueke, Andy Huynh ‘prayed for death’ on brutal ride from Ukraine

US captives Alex Drueke, Andy Huynh ‘prayed for death’ on brutal ride from Ukraine

Even after three months of captivity that included execution threats, physical torture, solitary confinement and food deprivation, it was the ride to freedom that nearly broke Alex Drueke, a US military veteran released last week with nine other prisoners who went to help Ukraine fight off Russian invaders. His hands were bound. His head was covered by a … Read more

Man who threatened to kill Vancouver pizza server arrested 4 times in 2 months

Man who threatened to kill Vancouver pizza server arrested 4 times in 2 months

The man who threatened a Vancouver pizza shop worker last month was out of jail after receiving another previous assault charge. He went on to assault someone else just days later and is accused of another assault this month, Global News has learned. Juan Serna had been arrested for an assault on June 19, about … Read more

NYC man accused of threatening Fox News anchors avoids prosecution twice

NYC man accused of threatening Fox News anchors avoids prosecution twice

A New York City man who allegedly sent hundreds of online threats to three Fox News broadcasters and their families has been given a pass by federal prosecutors — twice, The Post has learned. Jeffrey Rodriguez was arrested in 2021 and charged by the feds in a six-count complaint with cyberstalking and threatening interstate communications … Read more

Vancouver police investigate threats of arson against homeless in Downtown Eastside

Vancouver police investigate threats of arson against homeless in Downtown Eastside

Vancouver police are investigating flyers distributed in the city’s Downtown Eastside threatening arson against the area’s homeless. Images of the flyers have begun circulating on social media, with reports of them being thrown out of a car window. Somebody was driving around throwing these out of a car window 2 nights ago – I’m actually … Read more

LIVE: Chinese Ambassador Xiao Qian delivers address to Australia's National Press Club | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: Chinese Ambassador Xiao Qian delivers address to Australia's National Press Club | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

LIVE: Chinese Ambassador Xiao Qian delivers address to Australia’s National Press Club | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) China-Australia relations updates LIVE: China, Australia must bring relations ‘back on track’  The Australian Financial Review Live updates: China’s ambassador to Australia addresses National Press Club  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News

Independent Kooyong MP Monique Ryan contacts police over ‘threatening’ letters to supporters

Independent Kooyong MP Monique Ryan contacts police over ‘threatening’ letters to supporters

Independent Kooyong MP Monique Ryan has told police threatening letters have been sent to a number of her supporters following her election to federal parliament. Dr Ryan said the “misogynistic, racist and threatening” letters began arriving in the mailboxes of some of her campaign supporters three weeks ago. “It is extremely disappointing that people are being … Read more

Florida man Corey Anderson threatened to go to ‘nearest school’ with weapons: sheriff

Florida man Corey Anderson threatened to go to ‘nearest school’ with weapons: sheriff

A Florida man posted images of himself suggesting he was heavily armed and headed to the “nearest school,” according to authorities over the weekend. Corey Anderson, 18, was arrested Sunday at a home in Lutz after authorities received a tip earlier in the day that he had made the online threat while posting photos of … Read more