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‘It’s unbelievable’: Quebec City residents mourn victims of deadly sword attack

Impromptu vigils and makeshift memorials sprang up near the stretch of Old Quebec City where police allege a young man went on a 2.5-hour rampage wielding a long, curved sword.

Snowden and his wife seek to be Russian US dual nationals

Snowden has been living in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S.

Judge postpones Trump’s TikTok ban in suit brought by users

The Trump administration has said TikTok is a security threat.
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On the Clock

VIDEO: On the Clock: Asaf Levy, Metro Logistics

Asaf Levy, director of loss prevention and compliance, Metro Logistics, tells Canadian Security what’s keeping him busy these days and reflects on his Top 10 Under 40 award from earlier this year. » Watch video
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Canadian Security is taking its annual Focus On Healthcare Security event virtual this year due to the continuing pandemic. Join us Dec. 3 at 1PM ET for presentations and insights featuring health-care security professionals from across Canada and the U.S. Together we will discuss and explore the issues that have made this such a challenging year.
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Fasken launches new national security group

Fasken’s National Security Group includes senior legal, policy, and government relations practitioners from multiple practices and all regions of Canada. » Read full article

Malls gathered facial images of five million shoppers without consent: watchdogs

Alberta and B.C. privacy commissioners found Cadillac Fairview embedded cameras equipped with facial-recognition technology in the kiosks. » Read full article

Security hired to watch B.C. parents angered by COVID rules at youth soccer games

Some parents have made “poor decisions” about how they respond to contact tracers working with the team. » Read full article
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ACFE Fraud Conference

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Date: Nov. 1-4, 2020
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Retail Loss Prevention Forum

Location: Online
Date: Nov. 10, 2020
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Security Canada

Location: Online
Date: Dec. 2-3, 2020
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Focus On Healthcare Security

Location: Virtual Summit
Date: Dec. 3, 2020
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