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Kingston Police investigating death of local woman after domestic assault

Detectives from the Kingston Police Major Crime Unit are carrying out an ongoing investigation after the death of a local woman following an earlier incident of domestic violence. According to police, although initial domestic violence charges have been laid against the local man accused of the assaults, the investigation continues

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Accused man remanded into custody following Hillendale Avenue homicide

There was a sombre feeling in the air as Det. Jay Finn addressed the media at Kingston Police Headquarters following a homicide on Hillendale Avenue. The press conference took place just after 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, just over 24 hours after police were called to the address

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Police investigating homicide after death of a female on Hillendale Avenue

Kingston Police are currently investigating a homicide that took place on Hillendale Avenue in Central Kingston. According to Det. Jay Finn, police are actively investigating the incident, and one male suspect is in custody. Kingston Fire and Rescue were called to the address at approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec.

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Update: Two men charged in homicide investigation at Joyceville Institution

Update (Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020): Two men are now facing charges in connection to the death of an inmate at Joyceville Institution that occurred in December of 2019. According to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the nine-month investigation into the death of inmate Glen Darrell Vandusen, 43, has led to

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Wentworth appears in court following homicide charges

The man allegedly behind three homicides who was arrested after a series of raids carried out earlier this year appeared in court today for a bail hearing. Michael Wentworth appeared in bail court by video at 1:47 p.m. on Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019. The court stated that Wentworth was “not

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Police continue Vanness homicide investigation over a decade later

  March 26, 2008 was the last time anyone saw Calvin Vanness, and 11 years later, police are still investigating his disappearance and suspected murder. Calvin Wallace Vanness, 65, of Belleville was last reported seen on that day in March of 2008, when witnesses saw him driving his vehicle in

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Kingston man charged in connection to three homicides spanning six years

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Kingston Police have arrested and charged a 65-year-old Kingston man with the murders of three Kingstonians that took place between 1995 and 2001. “Nearly 24 years ago, a crime spree began with a violent break and enter which resulted in the death of an

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Large police presence at two Kingston addresses for ‘ongoing operation’

Both Kingston Police and Ontario Provincial Police attended two addresses in the city today, but it is unclear what exactly is taking place, or if the two incidents are related. Just before 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, a large police presence converged at an address on Middle Road

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OPP: Homicide rates on the rise

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) led 42 murder investigations in 2018 – Seven more such investigations than the year before. The prevalence of murder investigations is at “a level not seen since the 52 cases in 2010,” the OPP said in a press release on Monday, Jan. 14,

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Wife of victim, one other suspect arrested in connection to murder at Kozy Inn

Kingston Police have made two further arrests in connection to the Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2018 homicide of Jean-Guy Vincent that took place at the Kozy Inn motel on Princess Street. The two arrests occurred nearly simultaneously on Thursday, Sept. 13, by officers with the Criminal Investigation Division, according to a

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