Edmonton Ukrainian National Federation hall vandalized with swastika – Edmonton

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is calling on police to investigate the vandalism of the Ukrainian National Federation Hall (UNF) in Edmonton as a possible hate crime. On Friday, people involved with the UNF found swastikas spray-painted on the building itself as well as on a “Stop Putin, Stop War” banner hanging just next to … Read more

Dozens of cars in New York found with flat tires overnight

A dozen vehicles, including nine belonging to the city’s fire department and members of the US Secret Service, had their tires slashed in Manhattan overnight, police said. The smoke eaters had parked their personal cars, with FDNY signs in the windows, near their station at 782 Eighth Ave. in Times Square and found their tires … Read more

Fire at Wisconsin anti-abortion office investigated for arson

Vandals hit an office of an anti-abortion group, where a fire broke out and a Molotov cocktail was found ByThe Associated Press May 8, 2022, 11:33 p.m. • 3 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article MADISON, Wis. — Vandals struck an office of an anti-abortion group, where a fire broke out and … Read more

Vancouver’s top cop wants a better provincial response to social issues fueling public safety concerns

World News Time at 6 BC With street chaos and petty crime worse than ever, the normally quiet Vancouver Chinatown Merchants Association spoke at a special council meeting on public safety this week. Kristen Robinson shares more about their concerns and why the city’s police chief wants a better response from the province – to … Read more

Lindsay police investigate string of smashed windows, doors at businesses, MPP’s office – Peterborough

Police in Lindsay are investigating after a number of downtown businesses reported smashed windows last week. According to the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service, since April 13 police have received “multiple” calls regarding broken windows at businesses across Lindsay. Officers around 11 pm on April 13 responded to a call at a Kent Street … Read more

Several Cars Vandalized at Schaumburg Dealership, Police Estimate $50,000 in Damages – NBC Chicago

Several cars were damaged early Thursday morning at a Honda dealership in Schaumburg, authorities say. Sgt. Matt Christenson of the Schaumburg Police Dept. confirmed that at 12:30 am, a security guard onsite at a Honda dealership located at 750 Golf Rd., called police to report someone had been breaking car windows. A large number of … Read more

Poland-Ukraine ties seen as target of Russian disinformation

WARSAW, Poland — Days before Poland’s Independence Day in November, vandals painted the blue-and-yellow colors of the Ukrainian flag on monuments in Krakow. The vandalism, which took place as Russia massed troops near Ukraine’s border, looked as if Ukrainians were defacing memorials to Polish national heroes. Yet some clues suggest otherwise. The flag’s colors were … Read more

Downtown Toronto church vandalized with antisemitic graffiti

Toronto police say they were recently called to Metropolitan United Church after reports of antisemitic and homophobic graffiti on the premises. Police say the incident occurred over the past weekend. An investigation is underway and Toronto police’s hate crime unit is involved. No suspects have been identified, police say. In a statement posted on Facebook … Read more

Hundreds Of Gravestones Vandalized At Century-Old Waxahachie City Cemetery – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

WAXAHACHIE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Waxahachie police are looking for those responsible for hundreds of damaging gravestones inside the city’s historic cemetery. City officials said this is by far the worst case of vandalism the city has ever seen. A year ago, Marlena Salazar lost her dad. He was a beekeeper and his family worked very … Read more

Man Accused of Vandalizing ‘The Bean’ in Millennium Park – NBC Chicago

A young man has been charged for allegedly vandalizing a popular Chicago sculpture known as “The Bean” by spray-painting it with graffiti last week, police said. The 18-year-old man was arrested and charged with criminal damage to public property under $500 and battery, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. Chicago police said the man was spraying graffiti … Read more