Ontario Human Rights Commission to announce policy to tackle racism in law enforcement

VAUGHAN, Ont. – Ontario’s Human Rights Commission plans to unveil a new policy to tackle racial profiling in law enforcement. The commission says it

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Former B.C. jail guard wins human rights case for racism at ‘poisoned work environment’

The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal has concluded a former jail guard faced racism at a pre-trial centre it described as a “poisoned work environment.”

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Canada sanctions members of Nicaragua government for human rights violations – National

Canada says it is imposing sanctions against key members of the Nicaraguan government for what it calls gross and systematic human rights violations. READ

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Backpack search not sexual discrimination: B.C. Human Rights Tribunal

The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal has told a man he wasn’t the victim of sexual discrimination at the hands of Costco. Ryan Morris filed

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Man, 23, facing more charges in Toronto human trafficking case – Toronto

Toronto police have laid additional charges against a 23-year-old man in a human trafficking investigation that began in January. Police say the suspect, Simon

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Human error led to deadly Amtrak train derailment near Seattle, investigation finds

A deadly Amtrak train derailment in Washington state happened because the engineer lost track of where he was on the route and was going more than

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Human remains found in burnt truck outside Oliver, B.C.

RCMP in Oliver, B.C. say they have found human remains in a burned-out truck. Investigators found the truck still burning in a remote location east of the

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Fight against caribou recovery plan a human rights issue: Sicamous mayor

The fight is ramping up across B.C. to maintain access to the backcountry which could be lost if a plan to save dwindling caribou

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Human remains found inside smouldering travel trailer in northern Alberta

Human remains have been found inside a burned travel trailer in a remote pathway in northern Alberta, police say. Wood Buffalo RCMP and RCMP Major Crimes

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Hamilton police searching for ‘dangerous’ suspect in human trafficking investigation – Hamilton

The Hamilton police human trafficking unit says they are looking for a fugitive who is considered to be dangerous. A police investigation that started

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