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Watch out for scam CEO's asking for fast cash, warn police

Hamilton police are warning local businesses to be on the lookout for fraudsters posing as CEO's in need of fast cash.

The Major Fraud Unit is reporting a rise in "CEO scams" where a spoof email address is used to convince employees responsible for finances and payments that a high-level executive is requesting an urgent payment.

Police say...

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Hamilton police looking for leads in fatal 1998 hit-and-run-case

It has been 20 years since Troy Armstrong was killed in a hit-and-run case that has never been solved.

The 23-year-old Dunnville man died after he was run over by a pickup truck in Elfrida on June 20, 1998.

On the 20th anniversary of Armstrong's death, Hamilton police are drawing attention to a Read more

Three men beaten with baseball bats early Wednesday: Halton Police

HALTON HILLS, Ont. Police say two men are in hospital with serious head injuries after their car was surrounded and they were allegedly beaten with baseball bats early Wednesday morning.

Halton Regional Police say the incident happened on the border between Halton and Peel regions, where three men were in a car that...

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