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JohnSnow posted an event for 25 Polson Street 2 days ago
February 19th, 2010

Police raid Sick Thugz gangster's rap studio

Crime, Misc.

Nine people were arrested in 2010 after police seized drugs from a Regent Park, eaton's center shooter associate's recording studio near Cherry Beach. A Toronto Police team consisting of drug, ETF, TAVIS and 51 Division officers executed a search ... Read more

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rowsdower posted an event for 725 Bernard Street 4 days ago
April 11th, 2014

Fire sends five to hospital

Property Damage

The fire began in the kitchen area of a bachelor apartment on the third floor. Five residents were treated for smoke inhalation, and a man, who jumped from a third storey window, also suffered a broken leg. The fire caused $200,000 in damage to the ... Read more

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rowsdower posted an event for 13992 Herron Street 11 days ago
March 25th, 2014

Woman stabbed to death

Crime, Death

Matilde Flores De Sanchez, 58, was stabbed to death. LAPD officers responding to call at a home on Herron Street found De Sanchez with multiple stab wounds lying on the living room floor. She was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:40 p.m. On March 27, ... Read more

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rowsdower posted an event for 5249 Mecca Avenue 11 days ago
March 21st, 2014

Man shot to death by police

Crime, Death

Monty Wayne Barker, 74, was fatally shot outside of his residence after confronting police with a shotgun.

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rowsdower posted an event for 2402 100th Street 11 days ago
April 4th, 2014

Woman dies in house fire, toddler injured

Death, Property Damage

A 36-year-old woman and a three-year-old child were rescued from the burning home. The woman was later pronounced dead, while the three-year-old victim was taken to hospital in critical condition. Investigators have determined the cause of the fire was a ... Read more

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2014-02-07

How to find out if someone died in the house you want to buy: Weisleder

Unless you ask a seller point blank, you are unlikely to find out whether their home was the scene of a murder, suicide, grow operation, or ... Read more

2014-01-30

Need to check a home’s criminal record? This website can help

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2014-01-23

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2014-01-23

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2014-01-23

Trigiani - Will You Use "HouseCreep"?

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