Judy Trinh

CBC Reporter

Judy Trinh is a veteran journalist with the CBC. She covers a diverse range of stories from breaking crime news to the #MeToo movement to human rights court challenges. Judy aims to be both critical and compassionate in her reporting. Follow her on Twitter @judytrinhCBC Email: Judy.Trinh@cbc.ca

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Canadians help Lebanon chase Olympic hockey dream

Lebanon wants to build an Olympic women's hockey team, but with no hockey history, the country is recruiting from North America. The final roster will be determined this weekend in Ottawa.

Fraud tests faith of Ottawa congregation

The theft of hundreds of thousands of dollars from the coffers of an Ottawa church by a trusted treasurer has nearly torn the congregation apart, its minister said Thursday.

Canada's tech industry loses champion John Reid

Canada's technology industry lost one of its biggest champions last week with the death of John Reid.

Ottawa police bolster presence downtown after shooting deaths

Ottawa police have increased their presence in the city's downtown following the deaths of three men who were gunned down in the Byward Market since mid-April, but critics say weekend patrols are insufficient.

Young man to file complaint after arrest by Algonquin College security guards

A young Ottawa man plans to file a complaint with Algonquin College and wants Ottawa police to investigate after he was injured during an arrest by college security guards while he was walking home from a grocery store in the dark.

Driver who killed Bells Corners teen found not criminally responsible

The man who struck and killed 17-year-old Nicholas Hickey with his car last year, then stripped naked and ran through the west Ottawa neighbourhood, has been found not criminally responsible.

Youth vaping an 'epidemic,' Ottawa Public Health says

Ottawa Public Health (OPH) is growing increasingly concerned about the burgeoning epidemic of vaping among youth, and is calling on Health Canada to clamp down on an industry that appears to be targeting its products at young people.

'No goodbyes': 2 years later, shooting victim's loved ones still seek answers

It's been two years since Ashton Dickson was gunned down outside a downtown bar following what the police chief called a "simple argument." There have been no arrests.

Gatineau residents raise stink about massive cannabis facility

People who live in the Gatineau, Que., community of Masson-Angers are raising a stink about the emissions coming from a massive cannabis production plant.

Family grapples with grief after 2nd son gunned down

Less than two years before Mouhamed Serhan, 24, was shot and killed on Monday, his younger brother, Hamzeh, died the same way. Their only surviving sibling says it's almost too much for the family to bear.

'Finally, we were free': Caitlan Coleman's dramatic run for U.S. border

Former hostage Caitlan Coleman fled for the U.S. border just hours after winning custody of her children in Ottawa last summer, ending an ordeal that she said lasted years and tested her in ways she's only now beginning to talk about.

Teen who brawled with officer was defending himself, family says

The family of an Ottawa high school student charged with assaulting a police officer says the 15-year-old boy was simply defending himself.

Greenboro fire leaves 5 temporarily homeless

Five residents of Ottawa's Greenboro neighbourhood are temporarily homeless after a fire ripped through a row of townhouses on Silverlace Private on Easter Sunday.

Family in shock after son charged with killing mother

Abigail Ootoova's family and a former partner described the Inuk artist's relationship with her son Jed as loving, but tumultuous.

Evicted Heron Gate residents launch human rights complaint

Former residents of Heron Gate are accusing Timbercreek of racial discrimination and the City of Ottawa of being complicit when it allowed the rental corporation to push through mass evictions last year.