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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

Sex assault, voyeurism charges laid against Vancouver laser clinic employee

Sex assault, voyeurism charges laid against Vancouver laser clinic employee

The man is not allowed to be alone with any patient or client
B.C. judge suspends eviction orders against Vancouver homeless encampment

B.C. judge suspends eviction orders against Vancouver homeless encampment

A B.C. Supreme Court judge says Vancouver's Park Board should reconsider its orders closing CRAB Park to homeless people camping
B.C. woman claims sexual harassment by HandyDART driver

B.C. woman claims sexual harassment by HandyDART driver

B.C.'s Human Rights Tribunal has dismissed BC Transit's attempt to end a sexual harassment case from a woman in a wheelchair who alleges a HandyDART driver made sexual comments to her and invited sexual contact
B.C court rejects UN gangster's murder conviction appeal

B.C court rejects UN gangster's murder conviction appeal

B.C.'s Court of Appeal has rejected efforts of a convicted United Nations gang hitman to have his convictions for murder and conspiracy to commit murder overturned
Pair charged with killing Metchosin man after escaping prison will go to trial in November

Pair charged with killing Metchosin man after escaping prison will go to trial in November

A Vancouver B.C. Supreme Court jury will hear the murder case against two men who allegedly killed a Metchosin man after escaping from a local prison.
Murder case of ex-B.C. child actor accused of mother's slaying nears end

Murder case of ex-B.C. child actor accused of mother's slaying nears end

The second-degree murder charge trial date for Riverdale TV actor Ryan Grantham in the death of his mother won't happen as lawyers' talks continue to wind the case up
Judge alone trial confirmed for Gibsons man’s trial in mother’s death

Judge alone trial confirmed for Gibsons man’s trial in mother’s death

Kevin Christopher Webster is accused of second-degree murder in the December 2020 death of his mother.
Federal court tells RCMP to clean up complaints process

Federal court tells RCMP to clean up complaints process

A Federal Court judge has told the RCMP its response times for complaints is inadequate and that the commissioner breached the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act through her slow response times
'Love of my life': Speeding driver who killed Burnaby pedestrian hears from family

'Love of my life': Speeding driver who killed Burnaby pedestrian hears from family

Louise Landreth was killed on June 7, 2019 near Brentwood Mall while out for a walk
Chronic pain sufferers need more support to avoid injection drug use, study shows

Chronic pain sufferers need more support to avoid injection drug use, study shows

Some patients being prescribed opioid drugs for chronic pain are moving toward self-injecting, such painkillers they get from friends, family or drug dealers