Inquest makes anti-racism recommendations in police killing of Andrew Loku - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

TORONTO -- The police killing of a black father of five who was holding a hammer in an apartment building two years ago was a homicide, an inquest jury ruled Friday in a case infused with allegations of racism. The coroner's inquest verdict carries no ...

Inquest rules police shooting of Andrew Loku a homicide - VICE News

An inquest into the death of a black man at the hands of a Toronto police officer came to an end on Friday, with the jury deeming it a homicide, and delivering a broad range of recommendations to the city's police force, including training officers on ...

Inquest jury calls Andrew Loku shooting by police homicide - The South Bayview Bulldog

The inquest jury looking into the death of a mentally disturbed man two years ago has called the police shooting a homicide. The verdict carries no criminal or civil liability but it seems destined to lead to demands for charges against the police ...

Jury at Andrew Loku inquest recommends giving Tasers to all front-line cops - Toronto Star

The jury at the coroner's inquest also urged police to ensure more training for officers on mental health issues and anti-Black racism. Andrew Loku was shot dead by a police officer in the hallway of his apartment building in July 2015 while he ...

'We are going to hold their feet to the fire': Advocates want Loku inquest recommendations in place in 1 year - CBC.ca

Advocates will be watching closely to ensure the recommendations made by a coroner's jury at the inquest into the fatal police shooting of Andrew Loku are implemented, they said Friday — nearly two years after the man's death. Lawyer Selwyn Pieters, a ...

Police killing of Andrew Loku in July 2015 in Toronto ruled a homicide - 570 News

TORONTO – An inquest jury has ruled the police killing of Andrew Loku in Toronto was a homicide. Verdicts at coroner's inquests carry no criminal or civil liability and homicide is defined as a person killing another person. An officer shot the 45-year ...