Rob Tripp
Rob Tripp is an award-winning investigative reporter who has been covering crime for more than 25 years. He has worked for CBC Radio, the Toronto Star, the National Post, the Montreal Gazette, and the Kingston Whig-Standard, among other papers. A regular commentator on crime and justice issues for national media, Tripp has won a National Newspaper Award and has been nominated five more times -- twice for his coverage of the Shafia case. Formerly a resident of Kingston, he now lives with his family in Calgary. Visit him online at or on Twitter @cancrime.

Blog Entries by Rob Tripp

Excerpt: Without Honour, the True Story of the Shafia Family

(4) Comments | Posted December 6, 2012 | 11:30 AM

On the morning of June 30, 2009, police in a small eastern Ontario city made a ghastly discovery: four females dead in a car submerged in a shallow canal. Sisters Zainab Shafia, 19, Sahar Shafia, 17, Geeti Shafia, 13, and Rona Mohammad Amir, 50, floated almost serenely inside the car,...

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