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Security guards attacked by teen boys 14 and 16, police say

Hamilton police say two security guards were attacked by two Hamilton teen boys, 14, and 16, who threatened to use a gun and a knife.

Police say it happened in the area of Sherman Avenue North and Biggar Avenue just after 11 a.m. Tuesday. 

According to police, a security guard, 49, noticed the teens loitering "suspiciously" by an electrical box near the...

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Two teens accused of assaulting Hamilton security guards

Two Hamilton teens are facing assault and threatening charges after allegedly attacking two security guards, including wielding a piece of wood.

The two security guards were working on Sherman Avenue North, near Biggar Avenue, around 11 a.m. Tuesday when they noticed two teens hanging around an nearby electrical box, police said.

When the teens...

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Hamilton police justified in incident where man with knife was Tasered

Ontario's police watchdog has cleared a Hamilton police officer of wrongdoing in a March 2017 incident where a man cutting his own neck with a 25-centimetre (10-inch) knife was Tasered in a parking lot.

Police were called to a Hamilton drugstore shortly before midnight March 29, 2017, by an employee who reported a...

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Skelly takes Flamborough-Glanbrook, while NDP sweep rest of Hamilton

As Doug Ford's PCs are set to form a majority government, Hamilton will have just one representative in the governing caucus.

City councillor Donna Skelly took  Flamborough—Glanbrook and is likely to be the only Conservative elected in the city as the NDP surge gave it a sweep across the other four city ridings.

In Hamilton West — Ancaster— Dundas, NDP candidate Sandy Shaw unseated...

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