The Holiday Planner issue is a time when The Coast’s print version kicks the digital edition’s ass. From Gabrielle Jeannotte’s paper-art cover, to our Quality Street ranking, ’tis the season for getting your hands on the hard copy if you can.
In at least 48 cases, a killer has not been brought to justice, giving Halifax one of the highest unsolved murder rates in the country. A former murder investigator says incompetence and indifference among police department brass are to blame.
For years he’s frustrated police and put residential neighbourhoods on edge by breaking into women’s homes to see them sleeping. For the first time, eyewitnesses publicly describe coming face to face with Halifax’s serial creeper.