Case puts police response to mental health in doubt
Victoria is one of the most heavily policed cities in Canada. It's also one of the most crime-heavy.
They're much different than the more controversial practices of "carding" or "stop and frisk"
An operation seemingly built on a hunch, VicPD’s Project No More did not find any evidence of sex trafficking but did incense many of the city's sex workers, who insist they are working by choice
Canadian police face a "significant increase" in mental health-related calls, and as the killing of Vancouver Island woman Chantel Moore shows, sometimes these calls can go terribly wrong
“I just can't see that in any sense of reality,” Chief Constable Del Manak told city councillor Ben Isitt