Hosts Phil and Tami are back to go over the homicides in Canada that occurred in November. We run through the statistics at the start, including which province has the highest homicide rate and our count of the number of homicides in Canada total in 2021. We discuss some of the more noteworthy murders that occurred in November along with a few updates on previous homicides.
Hosts Phil and Tami go over the homicides in Canada that occurred in October. We run through the statistics at the start and then discuss some of the more noteworthy murders that occurred in October along with a few updates on previous homicides.
Hosts Phil and Tami go over the homicides in Canada that occurred in Canada in July. We run through the statistics at the start and then discuss some of the more noteworthy murders that occurred in July along with a few updates on previous homicides.
According to Toronto police Paul Daly, 54, was last seen on Friday, April 2, 2021, in the Woodbine Avenue and O’Connor Drive area.
On April 17th police said believed Daly was dead, but his remains and his vehicle hadn’t been found. at that time. Courtney Michael Tenn, 40, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with Improper/Indecent/Interference with a Dead Body.
Daly’s remains and his burnt-out Dodge Caravan were located at an undisclosed location. The coroner attended the scene and the vehicle was taken to the Centre of Forensic Sciences. An autopsy was completed and revealed that Daly had been the victim of a homicide.
On Monday, April 26, 2021, Courtney Michael Tenn, 40, of Toronto, was re-arrested and charged with Second-Degree Murder.
Murders in 2020 So Far: 3 ( 6 in 2019)
Male Victims: 3
Female Victims: 0
Murders in 2020 So Far: 1 ( 3 in 2019)
Male Victims: 1
Female Victims: 0
Vaughn Population: 306,233 (2016 Census)
Vaughn Homicides 2020
West Division were called to a residence on Tams Drive in Ajax for a stabbing on June 4th at approximately 1:20pm.
Police and paramedics arrived to find Kelvin Brown, 21, without vitals. Brown was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Police have charged Nigel Ramlogan, 20, of Pickering with Second Degree Murder. He was held for a bail hearing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Dennis or Det. Alves of the Major Crime – Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5402/5338.
Toronto police responded to several callers reporting multiple gunshots heard in the area of Vanderhoof Ave & Research Rd on June 9th at approximately 7:30pm.
Police located two male victims suffering from gunshot wounds, one victim was rushed to hospital on an emergency run where he died of his injuries. The second victim is expected to survive.
Update June 10th
Toronto police have identified the victim as Maaz Jogiyat, 20, of Toronto. It has been reported that a group of people were sitting in a parked vehicle when the suspects approached in a vehicle and started shooting at the parked vehicle. The suspect vehicle is described as a dark-colored 4-door SUV and was last seen northbound on Brentcliffe Road towards Eglinton Avenue East.
Anyone who had contact with the victim, earlier that day, is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.
Update June 27th
Toronto police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Maviya Tahir, 18, of Toronto. He is described as 5’10”, 150 lbs., with a light complexion. Tahir is wanted for:
1) First Degree Murder
2) Attempt Murder
He is believed to be armed, violent, and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Update September 24th
On September 22, 2020, York Regional Police Service arrested Maviya Tahir, 18, of Toronto. Tahir has been charged with First Degree Murder in the death of Maaz Jogiyat.
Grey Bruce OPP said Emerson Sprung, 25, left his family’s home on May 2nd on his bicycle at approximately 9:00pm and was reported missing by his mother on May 3rd.
Police said Sprung’s remains were found by the service’s canine unit on May 3rd in Meaford. The OPP Criminal investigation branch determined the death to be a homicide.
Matthew McQuarrie, 34, of Meaford was charged with first-degree murder.
Anyone with information involving this investigation are asked to contact Grey Bruce OPP, 1-888-310-1122.
Update June 9
Police are looking to speak with an unknown person who was seen in video footage collected from a private camera at Grant Avenue on May 2nd, at 8:59 p.m. and at 9:10 p.m.
The person is believed to be a male wearing a dark-coloured coat with a stripe or logo that extends around the mid-section of the coat, wearing dark pants and light-coloured shoes.
Update July 23
On July 22, 2020 police arrested Laurel Campbell, 28, of Meaford, and charged her with accessory after the fact to murder. Bridget Taylor Smith, 25, of Meaford, was also arrested and charged been charged with accessory after the fact to murder.
Northumberland OPP and paramedics responded to the report of a man inside an outbuilding with no vital signs and “obvious signs” of trauma at a residential property on County Road 2 on May 19th.
An autopsy was performed on May 20th and revealed the manner of death to be a homicide. The victim has been identified by the medical examiner as Boyd Woods, 72, of Cramahe Township.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.