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Inquests announced as of: April 18, 2019

Schedule is current as of the above date. Press releases and information regarding inquests officially issued after the above date can be found on our News Release page.

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Schedule of Inquests
Deceased Date of inquest Location of inquest Presiding coroner Details/ News Release
BAKER, Beau to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Baker, 20, died on April 2, 2015 in Kitchener of injuries sustained when he was shot by a Waterloo Regional Police Service officer. News Release
BAKER, Terry to be announced to be announced to be announced Ms. Baker, 30, died on July 6, 2016 at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Kitchener after transfer from Grand Valley Institution for Women. News Release
BEAVER, Moses to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Beaver, 56, was pronounced dead at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Feb. 13, 2017, following transfer from the Thunder Bay Jail. News Release
BISAILLON, Normand
METHE, Marc
to be announced to be announced Dr. S. Bodley Mr. Bisaillon, 49, and Mr. Methe, 34, died on May 6, 2014, while working underground at the Lockerby Mine. News Release
BLACKETT, Craig to be announced to be announced Dr. G. Walia Mr. Blackett, 41, died on May 27, 2016, from injuries sustained while working at a construction site. News Release
BOWLEY, Brennan to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Bowley, 23, died on Jan. 18, 2018, while in custody at the Hamilton Wentworth Detention Centre. News Release
CHAU, Phong-Nien May 2, 2019 Napanee Dr. R. Reddoch Mr. Chau, 40, died on July 24, 1994, of injuries sustained in an altercation at the Joyceville Penitentiary. News Release
DELEARY, Floyd
THOMPSON, Justin
DAVIS, Murray James
to be announced to be announced Dr. D. Eden Mr. Deleary, 39, died on Aug. 23, 2015 and Mr. Thompson, 27, died on Oct. 31, 2016 in hospital after transfer from the Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre. Mr. Davis, 24, died on Aug. 17, 2017 while in custody at the same detention centre. News Release
DIVERS, Anthony to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Divers, 36, died in hospital on October 1, 2016, of injuries sustained after interaction with the Hamilton Police Service. News Release
EKAMBA, Boekwa Diza to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Ekamba, 22, died on March 21, 2015, following an encounter with Peel Regional Police. News Release
FAQIRI, Soleiman to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Faqiri, 30, died on Dec. 15, 2016 at the Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay. News Release
FAZILOV, Fayzullo
BONDAREVS, Alexsandrs
KOROSTIN, Vladimir
BLUMBERG, Aleksey
to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Fazilov, 31; Mr. Bondarevs, 24; Mr. Korostin, 40; and Mr. Blumberg, 38, died on Dec. 24, 2009, from multiple injuries sustained when they fell from scaffolding at a construction site in Toronto. News Release
FEAIRS, Todd May 6, 2019 Toronto Dr. D. Eden Mr. Feairs, 41, died on October 12, 2016, while working at a construction site when he was struck by a vehicle fleeing police pursuit. News Release
HARPELL, Christine to be announced to be announced Dr. G. Bond Ms. Harpell, 33, died in hospital on February 10, 2017, after transfer from the Quinte Detention Centre. News Release
HANJRA, Saifullah May 14, 2019 Brampton Dr. R. Boyko Mr. Hanjra, 40, died in hospital on December 26, 2015, from injuries sustained while working at a construction site. News Release
HASSAN, Abdurahman to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Hassan, 39, died on June 11, 2015, at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre following a transfer from the Central East Correction Facility. News Release
IKENO, Michael J. June 10, 2019 London Dr. E. Urbantke Mr. Ikeno, 28, died on July 7, 2016, as a result of complications of injuries sustained from a fall at a roofing construction project in Sarnia on February 27, 2016. News Release
JEFFREY, Mark to be announced to be announced Dr. M.E. Bourne Mr. Jeffrey, 34, died on June 29, 2015, while an inmate at the Beaver Creek Institution. News Release
JOHNE, Derek to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Johne, 28, died in hospital on June 20, 2017, following a transfer from the Maplehurst Correctional Complex in Milton. News Release
KAY, Kieran to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Kay, 26, died in hospital on May 22, 2017, while in the custody of the Waterloo Regional Police Service. News Release
KNOX, Kyle to be announced to be announced Dr. J. Tang Mr. Knox, 24, died on October 11, 2011, while working at a construction site. News Release
KRISTOFFERSEN, Glen to be announced to be announced Dr. M. E. Bourne Mr. Kristoffersen, 32, died on Jan. 23, 2017, while in custody at the Central North Corrections Centre in Penetanguishene. News Release
LAVIGNE,Michael April 29, 2019 Toronto Dr. D. Eden Mr. Lavigne, 56, died on Sept. 9, 2014, from injuries sustained while working in excavation at a construction site. News Release
LEPAGE, Ronald Charles to be annuonced to be announced Dr. G. Bond Mr. Lepage, 59, died in hospital on April 6, 2017, from injuries sustained while operating a dumptruck at the Copper Cliff Refinery in Sudbury. News Release
LLOYD, Clifford "Raymond" to be announced to be announced Dr. R. Reddoch Mr. Lloyd, 77, died in hospital on July 17, 2017, after the dragline excavator he was operating tipped and became submerged in the pond at a quarry in Prescott.  News Release
MacDONALD, John James "Jimmy" April 30, 2019 Napanee Dr. R. Reddoch Mr. MacDonald, 55, died in hospital on July 27, 2015, of injuries sustained in an altercation at Collins Bay Penitentiary. News Release
MAMAKWA, Donald June 3, 2019 Thunder Bay Dr. D. Eden Mr. Mamakwa, 44, died on August 3, 2014, while in police custody. News Release
McKECHNIE, Ryan to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. McKechnie, 34, died on June 29, 2017, while in custody at the Hamilton Wentworth Detention Centre. News Release
MEEKIS, Henry
McDONALD, Harold
to be announced to be announced Dr. M. Wilson Mr. Meekis, 58, died on December 23, 2012, and Mr. McDonald, 52, died on January 6, 2013, in separate incidents when their grooming machines broke through ice and fell into lakes in the Northern region. News Release
MUNRO, Jeff to be announced to be announced Dr. D. Evans Mr. Munro, aged 31, died on Nov. 7, 2009, while an inmate at Toronto Jail. News Release
NABICO, Rui-Filipe to be announced to be announced Dr. R. Reddoch Mr. Nabico, 31, died in hospital on November 4, 2016, after collapsing during an altercation with police. News Release
OGUNDIPE, Victor to be announced to be announced Dr. J. Tang Mr. Ogundipe, 41, died in hospital on Jan. 26, 2017, following transfer from the Toronto South Detention Centre. News Release
ORUITEMEKA, Emmanuel to be announced to be announced Dr. R. Reddoch Mr. Oruitemeka, 25, died in hospital on February 16, 2014, after collapsing while in police custody four days earlier. News Release
RAPOSO, Kevin May 27, 2019 Toronto Dr R. Boyko Mr. Raposo, 29, died on August 23, 2013, from injuries sustained from a fall from height at a construction site. News Release
REVILLA SANCHEZ, Jesus to be announced to be announced Dr. D. Cameron Mr. Revilla Sanchez, 38, died on Dec. 5, 1996 at the Great War Memorial Hospital as a result of injuries sustained while working at a construction site near Perth. News Release
ROBERTSON, Barry to be announced to be announced to be announced Mr. Robertson, aged 31, died on March 26, 2012, during the course of his employment at a work site in Ottawa. News Release
ST. AMOUR, Justin April 8, 2019 Ottawa Dr. M. Wilson Mr. St. Amour, 31, died on Dec. 8, 2016 in hospital after transfer from the Ottawa Carleton Detention Centre. News Release
STOYKA, Patrick to be announced to be announced Dr. J. Tang Mr. Stoyka, 27, died in hospital on January 27, 2018, while in police custody. News Release