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Hypodermic needle assailant given 60 days to assess fitness for trial

Hypodermic needle assailant given 60 days to assess fitness for trial

If declared unfit, the ruling could determine the defendant is not criminally responsible for his actions.
Regina police nab truck thief

Regina police nab truck thief

The aerial Support Unit tracked the truck until it crashed into a tree.
Guilty pleas in beating of mentally ill man on Saskatchewan farm

Guilty pleas in beating of mentally ill man on Saskatchewan farm

MELFORT, Sask. — Two men accused of beating and tying up a mentally ill man on a Saskatchewan farm have pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm. Adam and Peter Mclean of Melfort, northeast of Saskatoon, are to be sentenced in July.
Saskatoon police renew request for tips in 2020 cold case

Saskatoon police renew request for tips in 2020 cold case

Tanya Alcrow approached a truck near the intersection of Avenue T and 21st Street and was shot.
Weyburn police handle multiple calls of very drunk people

Weyburn police handle multiple calls of very drunk people

The Weyburn Police Service responded to 86 calls for service during the period of April 8-14, including responding to different calls involving heavily intoxicated individuals.
Three charged for forcible confinement in Saskatoon

Three charged for forcible confinement in Saskatoon

A 34-year-old female victim was located and found to be physically uninjured. 
Saskatoon police investigating city's 8th homicide this year

Saskatoon police investigating city's 8th homicide this year

A 25-year-old man was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the Royal University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Saskatoon police identify homicide victim as Melissa Duquette

Saskatoon police identify homicide victim as Melissa Duquette

Her body was found in the basement of a home in the 3200 Block of 33rd Street West in Saskatoon.
Rosthern RCMP ask public to help identify person

Rosthern RCMP ask public to help identify person

RCMP say the person may have information they need about a Lincoln SUV reported stolen out of Saskatoon.
Sentencing delayed for woman convicted of sexually abusing children

Sentencing delayed for woman convicted of sexually abusing children

Senior Crown Prosecutor Lana Morelli told SaskToday that the Crown is seeking eight years and 11 months in prison. Defence is seeking seven years.