British Columbia

Doctors at B.C. hospital question why police eavesdrop on suspects in ER

By Canadian Press
November 20, 2017 - 1:09pm Updated: November 20, 2017 - 3:01pm

Imagine taking a doctor into your confidence in a hospital emergency room, only to discover that someone else is recording the conversation on a smartphone. One of British Columbia's busiest hospitals is wrestling with that very problem, and the someone else happens to be the local police.

Man and woman charged with manslaughter in July homicide in Burnaby, B.C.

By Canadian Press
November 20, 2017 - 12:43pm Updated: November 21, 2017 - 9:34am

BURNABY, B.C. — Manslaughter charges have been laid against a man and woman after a 22-year-old man died following an altercation at a busy Starbucks coffee shop in Metro Vancouver.

Police say Michael Page-Vincelli's death following the incident on July 12 was "not a random act."