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Trevor Hannan faces first-degree murder trial in fall of 2017

Trevor Hannan faces first-degree murder trial in fall of 2017

Daniel Pellerin, a 28-year-old father of two, died after he was stabbed in north-end Dartmouth in August 2014.
Incident at Spryfield home results in slew of charges

Incident at Spryfield home results in slew of charges

A 25-year-old Halifax man was scheduled to appear in Halifax provincial court on various charges this afternoon after police responded to an early-morning incident in Spryfield.
Crown drops sexual assault charges against Halifax man

Crown drops sexual assault charges against Halifax man

No realistic prospect of a conviction against Lance Paul Seward, prosecution service says
Speeder with baby on board faces multiple charges

Speeder with baby on board faces multiple charges

A 23-year-old Mill Cove woman who had a baby and another passenger in her vehicle is facing a slew of charges after allegedly leading Lunenburg District RCMP on a high-speed chase Sunday evening.
Suspect charged in assault at Meteghan wharf

Suspect charged in assault at Meteghan wharf

RCMP have charged a suspect after an assault with a weapon at the Meteghan wharf this past weekend.
Police seek witnesses in Gottingen Street shooting death

Police seek witnesses in Gottingen Street shooting death

Police investigating the shooting death of 23-year-old Naricho Clayton in April are asking for the public's help in solving the crime.
JOHN DeMONT: An Orlando rainbow rises over the Halifax Commons

JOHN DeMONT: An Orlando rainbow rises over the Halifax Commons

What does a person think when out of nowhere death comes for them, as it did for the 49 innocents slaughtered in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday? Horror and anger, surely.
Hundreds attend vigil for Orlando shooting victims in Sydney

Hundreds attend vigil for Orlando shooting victims in Sydney

About 400 people came to the candlelight vigil organized by Pride Cape Breton at the bandshell in Sydney's Wentworth Park on Monday.
North Kentville man charged with more sex assault, harassment, intimidation offences before bail hearing

North Kentville man charged with more sex assault, harassment, intimidation offences before bail hearing

Darren Phillip Rouse was supposed to be trying to get out of jail on bail Monday until an RCMP officer walked into Kentville provincial court with four more charges filed against him.
Police seek suspect in alleged axe attack at Elmsdale barber shop

Police seek suspect in alleged axe attack at Elmsdale barber shop

ELMSDALE — Students were sent scurrying to their homes from the afternoon bus drop-off and residents were locking their doors Monday afternoon in the East Hants communities of Elmsdale, Enfield and Lantz.