Tag: Investigations

Sexual assault investigations at hydroelectric project alarming, First Nations grand chief says

WINNIPEG—The grand chief who represents First Nations in northern Manitoba says it’s alarming that RCMP have investigated nine sexual assault allegations at one power station construction site. Garrison Settee expects the number could be higher, but says many Indigenous people do no report to police because other alleged assaults linked to Manitoba Hydro projects weren’t…

Court filings present Trump as key figure in multiple federal investigations

WASHINGTON — In court documents filed Friday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller for the first time cites President Trump’s time in the White House as relevant in the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. It’s the same time frame in which Trump’s former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, says he prepared and circulated a statement…

30 death investigations are being re-examined in Thunder Bay

Investigators probing the Thunder Bay police for allegations of systemic racism are re-examining 30 death investigations and nine cases of murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls that date to the 1990s. The Thunder Bay Police Service (TBPS) has been under investigation by the Office of the Police Review Director since November. More than 100…