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10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections, Updated December 10th, 2018

Toronto is still ahead with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities. Edmonton is now in second.

Brampton, Montreal and Toronto projected homicides are up over 2017 totals.

Click on the city for a listing of that city’s homicides.

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 92 97.6 3.6 63
Montreal 1704694 29 30.8 1.8 24
Calgary 1239220 15 15.9 1.3 28
Ottawa 934243 16 17.0 1.8 14
Edmonton 932546 27 28.6 3.1 42
Mississauga 721599 9 9.5 1.3 9
Winnipeg 705224 18 19.1 2.7 21
Vancouver 631486 14 14.9 2.4 17
Brampton 593638 13 13.8 2.3 6
Hamilton 536917 9 9.5 1.8 10

15-year-old charged in the shooting death of a 17-year-old in Winnipeg

Winnipeg police responded to a report of a shooting at a residence located in the 1000 block of Sherburn Street, on November 10th at approximately 12:20am.

Police arrived to find a 17-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. The teen was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

A 15-year-old male youth was arrested at the scene and charged with  Manslaughter (Firearm), Cause Death by Criminal Negligence (Firearm), Discharge Firearm in a Reckless Manner, Possession of Firearm Contrary to Probation Order, Fail to Comply with Probation Order.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated October 7th, 2018

Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, Winnipeg is second, with the City of Vancouver, Edmonton, and Brampton tied for third.

Toronto and Brampton projected homicides are up considerably over the 2017 totals.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 83 108.2 4.0 63
Montreal 1704694 18 23.5 1.4 24
Calgary 1239220 11 14.3 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 14 18.3 2.0 14
Edmonton 932546 21 27.4 2.9 42
Mississauga 721599 6 7.8 1.1 9
Winnipeg 705224 17 22.2 3.1 21
Vancouver 631486 14 18.3 2.9 17
Brampton 593638 13 16.9 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 6 7.8 1.5 10

Allen Joseph Frier Beardy charged with the death of a 21-month-old male child

Winnipeg Police and Paramedics responded to a report of an unresponsive 21-month-old male child at a residence in the first 100 block of Idlewild Bay on August 30th at approximately 10:45pm. Police said the mother of the child called 911 after

The child was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.  Allen Joseph Frier Beardy, a 22-year-old male of Winnipeg, has been charged with Manslaughter after the month long investigation.

A lengthy investigation has lead authorities to believe the child injured by Beardy on August 30, at a residence in the 300 block of Redwood Avenue, and another time at the residence on Idlewild Bay. Autopsy results revealed blunt force trauma injuries were discovered on the child’s upper body.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Body of Mary Madeline Yellowback,found in recycling materials in a Winnipeg Recycling Depot

Winnipeg Police Service responded to a report of suspicious circumstances at a recycling depot in the 100 block of Omands Creek Boulevard on September 28th.

The Body of Mary Madeline Yellowback, 33, from Gods River, MB was found mixed in with recycling materials that were picked up in the city of Winnipeg.

Cst. Jay Murray said “Workers were sorting through recycled material that had come in from the City of Winnipeg and at that time they discovered her amongst other recyclable materials,”

Police are working on identifying the victim and notifying her next of kin. No other information is available at this time.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Little information available on Winnipeg’s latest Homicide of a 17-year-old

Police and Paramedics responded to a report of a male assaulted in the railway underpass on McPhillips St. near Logan Ave on September 24th at approximately 4:00pm.

The victim, a 17-year-old male, was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. No other information is available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6508.

Update September 30th
A 13-year-old male of Winnipeg has been charged with Second Degree Murder and remains in custody.

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

73-year-old male dies in hospital after a violent assault. Winnipeg youth charged with 2nd degree murder

Winnipeg Police responded to report of an assault in front of a residence in the 400 block of Redwood Avenue on September 23rd at approximately 2:15am.

Police arrived at the scene to find the assault was still in progress. The 73-year-old victim was rushed to hospital in critical condition as he sustained serious upper-body injuries. He died of his injuries on September 24th.

Police arrested a male youth at the scene. He was charged with Second Degree Murder,  Aggravated Assault and Fail to Comply with Sentence x 2 regarding this incident

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

Jason Peter John James found violently beaten to death in Winnipeg.

Winnipeg Police responded to a ‘Check the Wellbeing’ in the 300 block of Pritchard Ave on September 22nd at approximately 1:30pm.

Police arrived to find Jason Peter John James, 40, of Winnipeg, deceased. Officers said James had been violently assaulted.

Police are searching for two male suspects.
1 . Michael Anthony Caribouis described as an Indigenous male, 28 years old, with black hair and brown eyes. Approximately 5’9″ in height and weighs approximately 140 lbs.

2. Faron Alexander Spence is described as an Indigenous male, 39 years old, with black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’8″ in height and weighs approximately 140 lbs.

Both men are wanted for second degree murder. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508

The 2018 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated August 30th, 2018

Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, with the City of Vancouver second followed Edmonton.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 70 105.6 3.9 63
Montreal 1704694 18 27.1 1.6 24
Calgary 1239220 10 15.1 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 13 19.6 2.1 14
Edmonton 932546 20 30.2 3.2 42
Mississauga 721599 5 7.5 1.0 9
Winnipeg 705224 12 18.1 2.6 21
Vancouver 631486 14 21.1 3.3 17
Brampton 593638 11 16.6 2.8 6
Hamilton 536917 4 6.0 1.1 10

2 Men found dead in Winnipeg in a domestic related homicide

Winnipeg police responded to a check on welfare at a home located at 100 block of Wordsworth Way on August 7th.

On arrival police located two deceased adult males. Police said the homicide appears to be domestic in nature. The investigation is still in its early stages, and police ask that anyone with information contact investigators at 204-986-6508.

Update August 16th
Winnipeg police have identified the victim as as Kok Aun Tee, a 37-year-old male, and Luis Miguel Almeida, a 33-year-old male. Police said Tee had been assaulted and sustained fatal injuries. Almeida’s injuries were found to be self-inflicted.