Nov 14, 2013 | 4:44The Fifth Estate The new face of online crime Video
The Fifth Estate The new face of online crime Nov 14, 2013 | 4:44Det. Const. Stephanie Morgan was part of the investigation of Mark Bedford, a Kingston man who was sentenced to 3 years in prison in 2008 in what authorities have called one of largest child porn cases ever prosecuted in Canada. In 2005, this was one of the first cases of online sexual extortion Morgan worked on; she says now it’s become more common.
Nov 14, 2013 | 2:28The Fifth Estate At risk – without ever leaving your home Video
The Fifth Estate At risk – without ever leaving your home Nov 14, 2013 | 2:28In the past, groups like the Canadian Centre for Child Protection have worried about children being lured out of their homes by strangers they meet online, and risking sexual harm. Now Signy says, with the threat of ‘cappers’ and the crime of sextortion, children do not have to leave their homes to be harmed. Teenagers are especially at risk, she says, because their “their brain is not [fully] developed, they’re impulsive, sexually curious and it’s a lethal combination.”
Nov 14, 2013 | 2:08The Fifth Estate Advice for teens and parents Video
The Fifth Estate Advice for teens and parents Nov 14, 2013 | 2:08Det. Const. Stephanie Morgan has some advice for young people online, and their parents and caregivers. If you are concerned about the sexual exploitation of a child, you should contact your local police agency or report it at Cybertip.ca. That website, run by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection, also has educational resources, and tips on how to stay safe on the Internet.
Nov 14, 2013 | 1:47The Fifth Estate What is a “capper”? Video
The Fifth Estate What is a “capper”? Nov 14, 2013 | 1:47There is a growing community of people who capture sexual images of people, usually young girls, from live online videos without their knowledge or consent. As Signy Arnason explains, they call themselves “cappers”.
Nov 12, 2013 | 1:05The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd (promo) Video
The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd (promo) Nov 12, 2013 | 1:05With never-before-seen videos and online chats, the fifth estate tells the real story of what happened to Amanda Todd, the B.C. teen haunted by one revealing photo on the Internet. The blackmail and the sexual extortion that drove her to her death - and the new breed of online predators who threaten other young people online.
Nov 8, 2013 | 43:56The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story Nov 8, 2013 | 43:56Crack cocaine. Alcohol. Friends who have criminal backgrounds. Just over a year ago, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford stood next to Police Chief Bill Blair promising to fight gang crime. Now the two most powerful men in Canada's largest city are locked in a struggle only one is likely to survive. the fifth estate unravels the story of the man who has become the world's most controversial mayor.
Nov 8, 2013 | 1:42The Fifth Estate Mohamed Farah : The Somali community reactions to wave of 2012 shootings Video
The Fifth Estate Mohamed Farah : The Somali community reactions to wave of 2012 shootings Nov 8, 2013 | 1:42In the summer of 2012 a shooter opened fire in the Eaton Centre, Toronto's biggest downtown shopping mall. Gangs settling scores had long plagued some of the city's troubled suburbs, but now it had arrived in the centre. In the midst of the chaos of that day, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford arrived on the scene to offer assurance that the city was safe and the people responsible for the shooting would be arrested. Shootings however, continued throughout the summer and in July, Ford appeared with Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair promising a crackdown on gun violence. In this video Mohamed Farah shares how Toronto's Somali community reacted to the wave of shootings.
Nov 1, 2013 | 21:23The Fifth Estate The Silkwood Syndrome Video
The Fifth Estate The Silkwood Syndrome Nov 1, 2013 | 21:23Eric Malling reports on the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of Karen Silkwood, who was killed ina car accident while on her way to meet a New York Times reporter to whom she was to give evidence that Kerr-McGee an Oklahoma uranium processor and the company she worked for, was violating nuclear safety standards.
Nov 1, 2013 | 4:42The Fifth Estate Whistleblowing in the age of Wikileaks Video
The Fifth Estate Whistleblowing in the age of Wikileaks Nov 1, 2013 | 4:42the fifth estate co-host Linden MacIntyre explains how technology has changed whistleblowing and what motivates whistleblowers to take such risks in revealing sensitive information. For more tune into The Strange World of Julian Assange tonight at 9 PM on the fifth estate.
Oct 30, 2013 | 1:43The Fifth Estate Linden MacIntyre on Julian Assange Video
The Fifth Estate Linden MacIntyre on Julian Assange Oct 30, 2013 | 1:43the fifth estate co-host Linden MacIntyre gives a background on Julian Assange's living situation at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and what he may face if he ever leaves. For more watch our documentary The Strange World of Julian Assange Friday November 1st on the fifth estate.