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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

B.C. teacher disciplined for grabbing student's arm to prevent fight

B.C. teacher disciplined for grabbing student's arm to prevent fight

The teacher feared a fight and stepped in during a Grade 7 recess football game
B.C. kidnapper fires lawyer minutes before sentencing

B.C. kidnapper fires lawyer minutes before sentencing

For each day Harman Singh Parmar stays in custody before sentencing, he receives 1.5 days' credit.
B.C. tribunal orders $5K payout in online sex video case

B.C. tribunal orders $5K payout in online sex video case

The tribunal ruled "the applicant had a reasonable expectation of privacy in the video."
B.C. woman loses bed bug fight against landlord

B.C. woman loses bed bug fight against landlord

Sharon Fraser first noticed the bugs when she saw them in her bed.
Crown wants dangerous offender status for high-risk child B.C. sex offender

Crown wants dangerous offender status for high-risk child B.C. sex offender

The charges against Kristjon Otto Olson came as part of an international investigation.
Long-term B.C. offender faces new charges for supervision breaches

Long-term B.C. offender faces new charges for supervision breaches

Christopher Cornell was convicted of the attempted murder of two Yukon RCMP officers in an Alaska Highway high-speed chase.
B.C. man hid teen's body under bed for 2-3 days, court hears

B.C. man hid teen's body under bed for 2-3 days, court hears

David Alexander Mah pleaded guilty Oct. 19 to offering an indignity to a human body. He was not charged with the teen's death.
Courts in crisis: Sheriff shortage closes Vancouver courtrooms

Courts in crisis: Sheriff shortage closes Vancouver courtrooms

"The wheels of justice have come to a screeching halt today."
B.C. Starbucks fatal stabbing case moving toward trial

B.C. Starbucks fatal stabbing case moving toward trial

Paul Stanley Schmidt's death was witnessed by dozens of people.
Man accused of killing Burnaby Mountie facing other charges

Man accused of killing Burnaby Mountie facing other charges

Jongwon Ham is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Const. Shaelyn Yang. He also faces charges of assaulting two other people and resisting arrest.
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