Want to discuss? One of the suspects was arrested on scene, while the others managed to run off. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. “We’re seeing a lot of crashes related to distracted driving, especially related to pedestrian collisions — people just really aren’t paying attention to what’s going on.”. WATCH ABOVE: Nick Westoll speaks with members of the York Regional Police major collision investigations unit to get a fuller understanding of how math and science propel reconstruction cases forward. Const. “Use conservation of momentum, put in a direction because it’s useless unless you know where everyone was going, you can’t put an initial velocity without a direction.”. A police vehicle is seen in the area of Royal York Road and Eglinton Avenue West Tuesday January 28, 2020. In York Region alone, statistics showed there were more than 13,000 collisions in 2019 leaving 28 people dead and 3,743 injured. A perimeter was set up and there was a heavy police presence in the area as officers tried to locate the last two suspects. “If (a vehicle occupant) hits the front windshield, we know that obviously the car stopped really quickly — especially if they’re not wearing their seatbelt. He said understanding conservation of momentum is important for investigations, citing a cannonball being fired out of a cannon. corridors of power. 1 cause of deaths on Ontario roads. He said a police pursuit lasted for “a couple of minutes” and ended when the vehicle collided with a police cruiser. dedicated to divisive cancel culture, corporate wokeism, and political correctness, all while covering up corruption from the If they’ve hit the side window, we get an idea looking at the inside the car where the occupants were and where the direction of force happened,” he said. This $9 million Decourcy Court palace in #Markham was the site of a high-end illegal casino and spa operation recently shut down by @YRP investigators as part of Project Endgame. Distracted driving is No. When you support The Post Unpaid Internship: An internship designed for students interested in forensic science who may be considering a career in that field. One of the suspects who fled was apprehended by a police K9 unit a short time later. Global News spoke with members of the York Regional Police major collision investigations unit to get a fuller understanding of how math … York Regional Police announced that 32 people were arrested after authorities raided the 20,000-square-foot estate in Markham, Ontario over the summer. An assault rifle was also seized from Wei's bedroom, reports The National Post. READ MORE: Toronto sees nearly 600% increase in stunt driving during coronavirus pandemic, police say. Forensic Identification Assistant York Regional Police September 2014 – Present 5 years 3 months • Photographs, documents and seizes physical as well as trace evidence from scenes of crime. “Skidmarks on the roadway, so the actual marks that tires are leaving (whether it’s rubber or the oil that’s coming out of the pavement during the heat), we’re looking at where the vehicles have contacted the ground (if there’s a tire that’s come off a rim, where the rim gouges are, where an engine block might have made an impact with the ground when it hits another car) … transmission (fluid) and oil and the directionality of that, where the glass is,” Paterson said. Ontario realtors are being urged to stop hosting open houses again amid a resurgence of COVID-19. The York Regional Police (YRP) are a law enforcement organization that serves over 1.1 million residents in the York Region of Ontario, Canada, located north of Toronto.YRP was formed in 1971 from the police forces maintained by the nine municipalities which amalgamated into York Region at the time. York Regional Police told CP24 that officers were conducting surveillance on a vehicle in connection with alleged crimes in York Region. Toronto real estate poses bubble risk, while Vancouver homes are overvalued, UBS says, Canada's Auger-Aliassime defeats Bautista Agut, advances to Cologne final, Toronto FC looks to end gruelling five-game run with a win over Atlanta United, Patriots back at work, day after 5th player tested positive, Rhonda Fleming, film star of '40s and '50s, dies at 97, Rocker Lenny Kravitz looks back to when he found his voice, Canadian director and Samuel L. Jackson probe transatlantic slave trade in 'Enslaved', 'There's a lemur!' “Toronto police attended the area where the vehicle was. “Most of the collisions that we’re investigating involve speed, drug or alcohol use — so impaired driving — or distracted driving. 5 Club," where hundreds attended, including local politicians. The work wasn’t just about how fast the vehicle could go, they were looking at things like the temperature of the wheels after a hard brake. "We will continue to target organized crime in York Region and use every tool at our disposal, including forensic accounting, to ensure these criminals are held accountable.". In making their calculations, the laws of conservation of momentum and conservation of energy. The event, held in the home of the chair of the Chinese Business Chamber of Commerce Benson Wong, with plates costing $1,500.