toddler death

Warrant issued for man involved in hit and run causing death

Jun 23, 2023 | 10:48am

A hit and run has claimed the life of a toddler on the George Gordon First Nation. Information from the RCMP indicates a pick up truck hit a small child at about 5:50 p.m. Thursday and then fled. The child was declared deceased by EMS at the scene. Punnichy RCMP have charged 33-year-old Mervin Poorman […]

Police officers neglected duty in toddler’s death: complaints commission

May 18, 2023 | 1:20pm

The Public Complaints Commission in Saskatchewan has found police officers neglected their duty before an Indigenous toddler was killed in Prince Albert. Thirteen-month-old Tanner Brass died in February 2022. His mother alleged that when she called police for help in the hours before the boy’s death, she was taken into custody because officers racially profiled her. The […]