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Jeremy Hainsworth

Jeremy Hainsworth

Jeremy came to Canada from the U.K. in 1971. He has worked across the media landscape from small-town B.C. newspapers to Vancouver’s big dailies and at The Calgary Herald as senior crime reporter. He has worked with The Canadian Press, Reuters and The Associated Press newswire services and was a Bloomberg News divisional foreign correspondent. A specialist in criminal/legal issues, Jeremy has been a frequent radio and TV news commentator.

Recent Work by Jeremy

Tasers were for self-protection, says B.C. drug dealer

Tasers were for self-protection, says B.C. drug dealer

Cameron John Kowbell has been found guilty of possession for the purpose of trafficking, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and unauthorized possession of a non-firearm.
B.C. teacher disciplined for hijab Halloween costume comments

B.C. teacher disciplined for hijab Halloween costume comments

Surrey substitute teacher asked hijab-wearing student if they had been trick-or-treating.
B.C. debtor forced to pay after BBQ cash-stuffing claim rejected

B.C. debtor forced to pay after BBQ cash-stuffing claim rejected

Debtor forced to pay after B.C.'s Civil Resolution Tribunal finds no evidence Vancouver woman stuffed an envelope full of cash into a backyard barbecue.
'Physical misery': B.C. court orders dentist to pay $15K in damages

'Physical misery': B.C. court orders dentist to pay $15K in damages

Marie Harrison went in for three fillings. The dentist worked on 19 teeth without her consent during a single eight-hour session.
B.C. teacher suspended for throwing things at students

B.C. teacher suspended for throwing things at students

Justin Ray Arnesto told the student that reporting an incident would "not make any difference" because the principal "will take my side over your side."
Canadian airline ordered to pay $1,870 in negligence damages

Canadian airline ordered to pay $1,870 in negligence damages

Three people were stranded in Aruba after their itinerary was changed.
Alleged hockey league assault lawsuit filed in B.C. Supreme Court

Alleged hockey league assault lawsuit filed in B.C. Supreme Court

Defendants include another player, BC Hockey, Hockey Canada, Corporation of the City of Langley and Canland Ice Sports Corp.
B.C. attorney general visits courthouse after lawyer attack

B.C. attorney general visits courthouse after lawyer attack

Niki Sharma met with Vancouver Provincial Courthouse staff to discuss safety issues in a closed-door meeting.
B.C. server gave fake ID when caught serving underage teen

B.C. server gave fake ID when caught serving underage teen

A North Vancouver bowling alley has been fined $7,000 for serving a minor alcohol.
Vancouver pedestrian dead after morning car accident

Vancouver pedestrian dead after morning car accident

The pedestrian stepped onto the road and attempted to cross Howe Street near Drake Street.
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