Inmate at Ottawa Jail tests positive for COVID-19

Inmate at Ottawa Jail tests positive for COVID-19

An inmate at the Ottawa Carleton Detention Centre is in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19, Ottawa Public Health has confirmed. The inmate, who has no active symptoms, will remain isolated for 14 days from the date of the positive test, according to a...
Ottawa accused granted bail

Ottawa accused granted bail

Accused serial rapist Paul Batchelor, 35, has been granted bail while awaiting trial on nine counts of sexual assault, but he won’t be getting out of jail right away. Ontario Superior Court Justice Anne London-Weinstein granted him bail on Wednesday after Ottawa...
Day two of closing arguments in Montsion trial

Day two of closing arguments in Montsion trial

OTTAWA — Closing arguments have begun in the trial of an Ottawa police officer charged with manslaughter in the fatal arrest of Abdirahman Abdi nearly four years ago. The arguments were initially scheduled to be heard in April, but proceedings were interrupted...