Advertisement

NCR: what does the Not Criminally Responsible mean?

Tue, May 17: Forensic Psychologist Patrick Baillie joins Global Calgary to explain what Not Criminally Responsible (NCR) means and how mental illness is treated in the Canadian criminal justice system.
More results below advertisement

Matthew de Grood found not criminally responsible in Calgary’s worst mass murder

Wed, May 25: After a short and intense trial, Matthew de Grood has been declared not criminally responsible (NCR) for the first-degree murder of five young people. While this was the expected outcome after expert evidence was given in the case, that didn’t make the ruling any easier for the victims’ families. Nancy Hixt reports.
More results below advertisement
More results below advertisement

Man found not criminally responsible for friend’s Vernon murder now free from conditions

More than eight years after he killed his friend, a former Vernon man is free to live in the community with no conditions. Because of a serious mental disorder he was considered not criminally responsible for the death. Now an absolute discharge handed to Kenneth Barter has outraged the victim's family. A warning some details of this case are disturbing.
More results below advertisement
More results below advertisement
More results below advertisement