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Victim of fatal tasering given CPR

A victim of fatal tasering received CPR. The British Columbia’s police watchdog is investigating the death of a Fraser Valley man who was accused of stabbing a dog. Tasering ordeal required further investigation RCMP Insp. Ed Boettcher stated that the Chilliwack Mounties were called to a house and engaged the suspect inside the residence. The […]

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Suspect of rampage given CPR

The suspect of a rampage received CPR. The British Columbia’s police watchdog is no longer investigating a rampage that left a 22-year old man dead while 11 people are injured in a First Nation band office. Unforeseen ordeal The Mounties were called to the Lillooet-area Bridge River Indian Band office and found a suspect restrained […]

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Skier who falls in tree well given CPR

A 63-year old man who died after falling into a tree well received CPR. The incident occurred on Whistler Mountain while the man was skiing. Danger in the wilderness The Whistler Blackcomb staff stated that the man was skiing near Ratfink run when the incident occurred. According to Brian Leighton, Whistler Blackcomb safety manager, the […]

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Rapid delivery of CPR to save a shooting victim

A retired doctor was recognized for the quick delivery of CPR to save a shooting victim. The shooting incident occurred in downtown Vancouver. Shooting ordeal Cliff Chase is a former emergency room doctor. He was shopping in Yaletown when Gerald Battersby opened fire. Battersby shot his former landlord and employer in broad daylight, hitting his […]