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Vanier can't handle long term sentences 
Newspapers  Brampton Guardian, 12 Jul 1978, p. 1 
Local police association backing end to "Club Fed" 
Newspapers  "Local police association backing end to "Club Fed"," Brampton Guardian (Brampton, Ontario), 22 Feb 2002, p. 15 
Uscicki Starts on Life Sentence : Convicted Twice of Murder, Man Finally Removed to Stony Mountain 
Newspapers  "Uscicki Starts on Life Sentence : Convicted Twice of Murder, Man Finally Removed to Stony Mountain," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 May 1932, p. 1  Atanaza Uscicki (Accused) ; Convicted of Murder ; Sentenced to be Hanged ; Anna Stoyka and Daughters (Victims) ; Pinewood, Ontario ; Port Arthur Jail ; Stony Mountain Penitentiary ; Life Sentence Full text available on microfilm
Knife Wielder is Sentenced 
Newspapers  "Knife Wielder is Sentenced," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 23 Feb 1932, p. 3  James Crawford alias James McMahon (Convicted) ; Fred Donahue (Victim) ; Various Convictions ; Previous Sentences ; Stabbed Three Times Full text available on microfilm
City women thought they had diamonds 
Newspapers  "City women thought they had diamonds," Chronicle-Journal, 20 Jan 1983, p. 1  Thunder Bay Women ; Imprisoned in Syria ; Smuggling Heroin ; Thought it was Diamonds ; Set-up ; Drug Mules ; Christine Nibby ; Marjorie Young Full text available on microfilm.
Women may face five years in jail 
Newspapers  "Women may face five years in jail," Chronicle-Journal, 19 Jan 1983, p. 3  Thunder Bay Women ; Syrian Prison ; Six Kilos of Heroin ; Found in Suitcase ; Claiming Innocence ; Christine Nibby ; Marjorie Young Full text available on microfilm.
Family shocked over daughter's detention in Syria 
Newspapers  "Family shocked over daughter's detention in Syria," Times - News (Thunder Bay), 17 Jan 1983, p. 1  Thunder Bay Women Held in Syria ; Smuggling Heroin ; Drugs in Suitcase ; Parents Shocked ; Christine Nibby ; Marjorie Young Full text available on microfilm
Two Prisoners Escape But Soon are Caught : Men Break Away From Jail Farm Get Sentences of 2 Years in Prison 
Newspapers  "Two Prisoners Escape But Soon are Caught : Men Break Away From Jail Farm Get Sentences of 2 Years in Prison," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Feb 1932, p. 1  Jailbreaks ; Prisoners Cutting Wood ; Industrial Farm Escapees ; 2-Year Sentences ; Stony Mountain Penitentiary ; Everett McHugh ; James McDowell (Alias Ben Emilyta) ; Rosslyn Village Full text available on microfilm
Prisoner Escapes From Jail : Batters Guard in Fierce Rush and Gets Keys 
Newspapers  "Prisoner Escapes From Jail : Batters Guard in Fierce Rush and Gets Keys," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 25 Jul 1932, p. 1  District Jail ; Prison Guard Attacked ; Keys Stolen ; Prisoner Escaped ; Fugitive ; Jail Break ; Wilfred Young (Escapee) Full text available on microfilm
Local Prisoner Found 10 Years After Escape Made 
Newspapers  "Local Prisoner Found 10 Years After Escape Made," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Dec 1932, p. 3  Joseph Paszkowski ; Arrested for Stolen Goods ; Fingerprinted ; Escaped From Jail ; Arrested in Duluth ; Ten Years Later ; Fingerprints Matched Full text available on microfilm
Three Escaped Prisoners Held Here : Two Are Nabbed By Police While Third Surrenders 
Newspapers  "Three Escaped Prisoners Held Here : Two Are Nabbed By Police While Third Surrenders," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 10 Sep 1953, p. 1  3 Prisoners Escaped ; Collins Bay Penitentiary ; Province Wide Search ; Stolen Car ; Arrested in Thunder Bay ; Gore Street Pool Hall ; Percy Coe (Arrested) ; Joseph Coe (Arrested) ; James Anthony McCooye (Surrendered) Full text available on microfilm
Two Escapees Nabbed : Get Extra Year 
Newspapers  "Two Escapees Nabbed : Get Extra Year," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Dec 1960, p. 1  Industrial Farm Prisoners ; Escaped Prisoners ; Jailbreak ; Escaped into Bush ; Found in Chicken Coop ; Rosslyn Road ; Possession of Counterfeit Bills ; Breaking and Entering ; Arnold Nordlander (Charged) ; Jerry Ross Takats (Charged) Full text available on microfilm
Escapees Sentenced Three Years 
Newspapers  "Escapees Sentenced Three Years," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Jun 1962, p. 1  Two Prisoners Escape ; Escaping Custody ; Stolen Automobile ; Assault Officer ; Police Chase ; Mokomon ; Edward Majetich (Charged) ; Gordon Howard Poole (Charged) ; Constable Casey Kotwa (Assaulted) ; Three Year Sentence ; Manitoba Penitentiary Full text available on microfilm.
Transients prove escaped prisoners : pair nabbed on freight train are identified as fugitives from industrial farm 
Newspapers  "Transients prove escaped prisoners : pair nabbed on freight train are identified as fugitives from industrial farm," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 15 Aug 1932, p. 11  Industrial Farm Escapees ; Escaped Prisoners ; Board Freight Train ; Fined $20 Plus Costs ; Alwyn Perkis (Charged) ; Frederick Fuggel (Charged) Full text available on microfilm
Local Man Flees Burwash 
Newspapers  "Local Man Flees Burwash," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 8 Nov 1961, p. 27  Burwash Industrial Farm ; Escapees ; Escaped Prisoners ; Jailbreaks ; William M. Conway ; Howard Kramer Full text available on microfilm
Escapees Are Nabbed 
Newspapers  "Escapees Are Nabbed," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Nov 1961, p. 19  Young Offenders ; Juvenile Escapees ; St. John's Training School ; Stolen Car ; Taken Into Custody ; Nipigon Full text available on microfilm
Boy held for death of dad to tell story : alleged youthful patricide to make voluntary statement to police 
Newspapers  "Boy held for death of dad to tell story : alleged youthful patricide to make voluntary statement to police," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 24 Feb 1926, p. 1  Man Dies ; Gunshot Wounds ; Son Surrenders ; Son Held ; Inquests ; Hazelwood Lake Pulp Camp ; Iver Lyytinen (Victim) ; Veikko Lyytinen (Facing Charges) Full text available on microfilm
Women held in Syria 
Newspapers  "Women held in Syria," Chronicle-Journal, 15 Jan 1983, p. 1  Thunder Bay Women ; Held in Syria ; Smuggling Heroin ; Borrowed Suitcase ; Planted Drugs ; Parents Shocked ; Money Needed ; Can't Afford Full text available on microfilm.
Sad scenes as murder victim laid to rest : hundreds of people attend the funeral of late Mrs. Dominic Priamo 
Newspapers  "Sad scenes as murder victim laid to rest : hundreds of people attend the funeral of late Mrs. Dominic Priamo," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Dec 1926, p. 1  Domestic Violence ; Murder ; 528 McLaughlin Street ; Funeral Held at Home ; Procession to St. Joseph's Church ; Italian Community Mourned ; Husband Jailed ; Dominic Priamo (Charged) ; Mrs. Priamo (Deceased) Full text available on microfilm
Boy accepts onus when secondary charge made : no bill in murder case 
Newspapers  "Boy accepts onus when secondary charge made : no bill in murder case," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 3 Mar 1926, 1, 9  Weikko Lyytinen (Charged) ; Murdered Father ; Raoul St. Germain ; Accused of Murder ; Leo Lefebvre (Victim) ; Alias William St. Denis (Victim) ; Home Brew ; Delusional Influence ; Graham Township ; Cragg's Pool Room Full text available on microfilm
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