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Edmonton attack: How police decide who is a terrorist threat and who isn't - Globalnews.ca

The RCMP's acknowledgement that it had investigated Abdulahi Hassan Sharif, the Edmonton terror attack suspect, in 2015 but didn't think he posed a threat has raised the question: How do police decide which extremists to take seriously? Story continues ...and more »

Edmonton police investigate 'acts of terrorism' after officer stabbed, pedestrians run down - CBC.ca

Politicians and Muslim community leaders are cautioning against potential community backlash after a suspected terrorism attack in Edmonton Saturday night. A 30-year-old man is in custody following a high-speed chase just before midnight through ...and more »

Low-tech, lone-wolf terrorism like Edmonton's almost unstoppable, experts say - National Post

Headlined “Knights of Lone Jihad,” the article posted on an Islamic State-linked website last month — and reported by the SITE Intelligence Group — was a bit of a how-to guide. It urged supporters to kill unbelievers on their own, “especially the ...and more »

Man charged with 5 counts of attempted murder for Edmonton attacks - CBC.ca

The man accused of stabbing an Edmonton police constable on the weekend and running down four pedestrians on Jasper Avenue has not been charged with terrorism-related offences. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif, 30, has been charged with five counts of attempted ...and more »

Edmonton attack suspect had 'genocidal beliefs,' says former co-worker who reported him to police - CBC.ca

A former co-worker of the Somali refugee CBC News has identified as the man arrested in a weekend attack in Edmonton says Abdulahi Hasan Sharif was an ISIS sympathizer years before Saturday's violent events, and that he had reported him to police ...and more »

Edmonton terror attacks: Police officer stabbed, people struck by U-Haul - Globalnews.ca

WATCH ABOVE: WARNING: Video contains disturbing images. Edmonton police released security video showing a car ramming into a police officer and the suspect getting out of the vehicle to stab the officer. X. - A A +. Listen. A terrorism investigation is ...and more »

Terrorism Suspected in Car-ramming That Injured Four in Canada - Haaretz

Canadian police say an attack on an officer outside a football game and a high-speed chase of a U-Haul that left four people injured are being investigated as acts of terrorism. Edmonton Police Chief Rod Knecht said early Sunday officers have one ...and more »

Police were told Edmonton terror suspect was spreading extremism - Macleans.ca

EDMONTON – A police national security team say they interviewed a young man in Edmonton about his extremist ideological musings two years before he was arrested for terrorism charges following knife and vehicle attacks in the Alberta capital. In what ...and more »

Edmonton: Canada police charge Somali refugee with attempted murder in stabbing, car attacks - ABC Online

Canadian police have charged a Somali refugee with five counts of attempted murder after they said he stabbed a police officer and ran down several pedestrians with a car in Edmonton in what officials are calling an act of terrorism. Key points: The ...and more »

Edmonton terror attacks: Sources identify 30-year-old Edmonton man as suspect in vehicle attacks - Globalnews.ca

WATCH ABOVE: WARNING: Video contains disturbing images. Edmonton police released security video showing a car ramming into a police officer and the suspect getting out of the vehicle to stab the officer. X. - A A +. Listen. EDITOR'S NOTE: RCMP and ...and more »