New DNA testing leads to charges in 2005 Halifax homicide case
Halifax police say further evidence testing led to charges laid Thursday in the homicide of Naomi Kidston 12 years ago.
Dedicated police officers who make Nova Scotia's streets safer and communities stronger were recognized today.
Justice deputy minister Judith Ferguson presented 235 active and retired police officers from mainland Nova Scotia with Nova Scotia Police Long Service Awards in the sixth year of the program.
"The face of criminal activity has changed since many of these men and women entered the workforce," said Ferguson. "There is crime at many different levels, and it's no longer contained within our communities.
15 Year Nova Scotia Police Long Service Award
Corporal David Kingsbury, Retired
25 Years Nova Scotia Police Long Service Award
Constable Anthony Cordeel Thomas
Corporal George Harvey Megeney, Retired