Month: May 2020

Canada police arrest 20 and bring hundreds of charges in violent tow truck turf wars

Police in Canada have arrested 20 people and brought hundreds of charges – including first-degree murder – in their latest attempt to disrupt violent turf wars between rival tow-truck operators. York regional police, which oversees a region north of Toronto, announced the arrests on Tuesday as part of an investigation dubbed Project Platinum. “We allege that the […]

Canada Soccer Outlines Return to Soccer Guidelines as Part of Safe Sport Roster

As restrictions begin to ease relating to COVID-19, Canada Soccer has announced that its member organizations must follow the “Return to Soccer Guidelines” before returning to the pitch. Guided by leadership from the Canada Soccer Sports Medicine Committee and in consultation with  federal, provincial, territorial and local public health authorities, the Return to Soccer Guidelines provide […]

Federal government to provide $72 million to Canada’s sport sector

The federal government will provide $72 million in relief funding to the country’s sport sector that has seen myriad events cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Federal Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault made the announcement Friday, three days after Sports revealed a dire financial situation facing dozens of Canada’s national sport organizations. In addition to the money for […]

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