Quebec’s justice minister is questioning whether the federal parole board has enough resources to properly evaluate the risk prisoners pose to the public following the slaying of a 22-year-old woman — allegedly by a man previously convicted of murder and out on parole.
An attorney says a Cambodian refugee who drew support from immigrant groups was released from a California prison after being granted parole in a murder case, then immediately turned over to federal agents for possible deportation.
A Georgia man who went to a strip club to celebrate his release that day from prison was convicted of killing a childhood friend who went along, prosecutors said Tuesday.
CALGARY – Edward Downey was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for 50 years for the 2016 killing of a Calgary mother and her young daughter.
He joins a list of multiple murderers who have been sentenced to serve more than 25 years before they are eligible for parole.
The family of the road rage victim killed by gangster Kenny Noye yesterday spoke of their “devastation” at his release by a parole board which claimed he had learned to control his violent temper.