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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. judge refuses further leniency on community service no-show

B.C. judge refuses further leniency on community service no-show

Reality TV show Border Security: Canada's Front Line featured a 2014 immigration raid on a worksite where Serhat Seyhoglu's company was a subcontractor.
ICBC ordered to repay car owner $635 in cyclist crash case

ICBC ordered to repay car owner $635 in cyclist crash case

The crash happened on April 4, 2022 in Abbotsford.
B.C. man used Taser on neighbour, hit girlfriend on head

B.C. man used Taser on neighbour, hit girlfriend on head

"You need to reach out and get help," Judge Patricia Stark told Sheldon William Frederick Nipshank. "Reaching out is a sign of strength, not an act of weakness."
30 months' jail for hiding shotgun, bulletproof vest in Richmond yard

30 months' jail for hiding shotgun, bulletproof vest in Richmond yard

"The shotgun was originally in his car, it was loaded, he had extra rounds of ammunition," the judge said in sentencing Derek David Allenby.
B.C. man pleads not guilty to three drug-trafficking charges

B.C. man pleads not guilty to three drug-trafficking charges

Wilbert Luke Jackson-Bullshields was under a 10-year, long-term supervision order at the time of the alleged offences.
Using N-word enough for Telus to fire worker, arbitrator rules

Using N-word enough for Telus to fire worker, arbitrator rules

A witness testified he was "utterly shocked and disgusted" by what he heard from the instructor.
B.C. court rejects manslaughter appeal in 86-year-old's death

B.C. court rejects manslaughter appeal in 86-year-old's death

Orlando Ocampo was rushed to hospital and later died after an altercation outside Costco on Vancouver's Expo Boulevard.
Guilty plea expected in B.C. Boxing Day double stabbing

Guilty plea expected in B.C. Boxing Day double stabbing

Things turned violent when two people agreed to meet in Olympic Village to conduct a Facebook Marketplace exchange.
B.C. massage sex assault case begins with victim testimony

B.C. massage sex assault case begins with victim testimony

"I felt like I was being inappropriately touched. I was in a vulnerable state."
B.C. restaurant fined $7K for serving beer to minor

B.C. restaurant fined $7K for serving beer to minor

An underage Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch agent walked into Wings Tap and Grill in Abbotsford and was served a beer without being asked for ID.
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