Crime Beat podcast: The story of Maryam Rashidi

By Global News Posted November 19, 2019 6:00 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ View link » On this episode of Global News podcast Crime Beat, crime reporter Nancy Hixt shares…

Edmonton man sentenced for involvement in highly organized chop shop

Allan McKay has been sentenced to two and half years in prison for his involvement in one of the largest chop shops ever discovered in Edmonton. A chop shop is a place where stolen vehicles are dismantled so the parts…

Fire in south Edmonton apartment parkade being investigated as arson, $1.5M in damage

A fire that destroyed seven cars in a south Edmonton apartment building on Friday night is being investigated as arson, police said. The incident happened on Nov. 15 around 10:30 p.m., prompting an evacuation of residents in the Ermineskin Place…

Edmonton couple scammed after posting ad for missing dog

Matt and Danielle Perry are sharing their story in hopes to save other Edmontonians from the same fate, after an online scammer targeted the desperate couple as they searched for their missing dog. The couple’s one-and-a-half year old German Shepherd…

Jersey retired of Calgary-area hockey player who was shot to death

An emotional tribute was held on Saturday in Strathmore, Alta., to honour a hockey player who was killed earlier this year. Drumming filled the Strathmore Family Centre Arena Saturday night. It was part of a tribute to Kristian Ayoungman, a…