Crime Archives - CANADALAND

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March 29, 2020

“Who just wants to be a nice guy?”

Our New Season: DYNASTIES

September 11, 2019

Stories about the rich and powerful families who run Canada.

#288 Wrongly Convicted Of Murder And The Secret Reasons Why

July 29, 2019

Glen Assoun spent nearly 17 years in prison for a murder he didn’t commit. But even after his sentence was overturned, the evidence that freed him remained sealed. Reporters fought successfully to have that evidence released. What they found not only raises questions about the investigation, but reveals the outright deletion of evidence pointing to another killer.

#282 Lifestyles of the Rich and Fatal

June 16, 2019

Greed, money, and revenge culminate with a gruesome murder on the driveway of a Vancouver mansion.

Chapter 1: There Is A Town In North Ontario

October 22, 2018

Locals call it Murder Bay. It might be the most dangerous city for Indigenous youth in the world. But to others, it’s their white nirvana.

Host Ryan McMahon wants to know – not who killed all those kids, but what killed them. This is Thunder Bay.  

#2 How Vancouver Became a Money Laundering Paradise

October 16, 2018

For years, people could walk into Vancouver-area casinos with tens of thousands of dollars of suspicious cash and walk out with clean money, no questions asked. That money may be fuelling the city’s housing crisis and opiate epidemic.

#1 The Most Crime-Ridden Neighbourhood In Canada

October 2, 2018

This season, Commons will be focusing on stories at the intersection of money, influence and politics in Canada. In this episode, we take you to what may be Canada’s most criminal neighbourhood — Toronto’s financial district.

Conspiracy And Speculation In The Danforth Shooting

July 25, 2018

The mass shooting in Toronto’s Danforth neighbourhood quickly headed into dangerous conspiracy territory. And should members of government be forced to endure Twitter trolls?

The Manosphere

April 29, 2018

How did an online subculture of lonely men inspire the murders of 10 people in Toronto?

COMMONS – Invisible Victims: How Police Botched The Robert Pickton Case

December 24, 2017

Over the holidays, CANADALAND is presenting the best work across our network. Here’s a recent episode of COMMONS about Robert Pickton, marginalized communities and police accountability.

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