Medication/Drug News

Richard Kachkar is shown in an undated photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Facebook

Man who killed Toronto police officer with snowplow allowed into the community

Richard Kachkar has been detained in the Ontario Shores mental health hospital in Whitby, Ont., for about a year, since he was found not criminally responsible for killing Sgt. Ryan Russell. The Ontario Review Board, which decides if and how NCR patients should be detained, stirred controversy when it ruled last year that Kachkar should be allowed escorted trips into the community. The hospital …