A man has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison for sexually assaulting two girls. An NWT judge said the victims suffered significant harm.
A Crown prosecutor says a repeat sexual offender should be designated a long-term offender as “consequences for a future victim could be severe.”
A judge must decide on the sentence for an NWT child molester who repeatedly raped two girls in one of the territory's communities.
A 24-year-old was sentenced for the assault of two RCMP officers who were "simply responding to a call" from a family in October 2019, a judge said.
The regulator for some NWT nurses took till “the 11th hour” to dismiss a complaint against a manager, a court heard. The association's conduct is in question.
The footage shocked Yellowknife city councillors in the spring of 2019. This week, the ensuing court case culminated in the sentencing of a 48-year-old man.
Yellowknife RCMP showed a “lack of professionalism” in an investigation labelled deficient by a judge who tossed impaired driving charges against a city man.
Many operations of the NWT Territorial Court will be suspended until after May 26 due to the latest Covid-19 outbreak in Yellowknife.
A Fort Providence RCMP officer’s “grabbing and twisting” of a man's genitals was reasonable force in a “unique set of circumstances,” a judge ruled.
The legality of police employing a “genital squeeze” to subdue non-compliant male prisoners will be decided by an NWT Territorial Court judge on Monday.
A Northwest Territories man was sentenced to 30 months in jail for the second sexual assault in as many years on the same woman.
James George Thomas, accused of killing Alexander Norwegian in Hay River three years ago, wasn't the one "who really inflicted the damage," the defence argued.