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You may have seen some recent controversy surrounding AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine.

Before you draw conclusions, here's a breakdown of everything you need to know. 

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In a tweet on January 5, the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal provided an update on the number of COVID-19-related inspections it conducted, tip line calls it received and tickets it issued in the days following Christmas.

According to the tweet, the Montreal police received 903 calls with tips about potential public health violations between December 28 and January 3. 

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At a Rosemère shopping mall this weekend, nearly thirty people are alleged to have gathered to have a dance party without masks or social distancing. Much like a scene from Footloose, the Régie intermunicipale de police Thérèse-De Blainville says it quickly stepped in to stop the spontaneous dance-off and disperse the crowd. 

A police investigation is now ongoing.

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If you thought you'd seen more local internet trolls lately, you'd be right. Social media threats are on the rise in Quebec, according to Sûreté du Québec communications director Guy Lapointe.

He tweeted on September 17 that the number of online threats reported to Quebec police has more than doubled in the past year — 713 reports in 2019 versus 1,748 in 2020.

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