At the time of the arrival of the Europeans in the 1600s, both Iroquoian and Algonquian-speaking peoples already lived in the Credit River Valley area. One of the First Nations groups the French traders found around the Credit River area were the Algonquian Mississaugas, a tribe originally from the Georgian Bay area. The name "Mississauga" comes from the Anishinaabe word Misi-zaagiing, meaning "[Those at the] Great River-mouth." By 1700 the Mississaugas had driven away the Iroquois, yet during the Beaver Wars they played a neutral or post-emptive role.
It consisted of the Township of Toronto in the County of Peel, and the part of Metropolitan Toronto lying west of the Etobicoke River.
The electoral district's name was changed in late 1973 to Mississauga, on a request to by then MP Don Blenkarn, to coincide with the creation of the City of Mississauga. It was abolished in 1976 when it was redistributed between Brampton—Halton Hills, Mississauga North and Mississauga South ridings.
Images of the guns Peel Regional Police say officers were faced with during an armed standoff with a man inside a medical building on the Credit Valley Hospital campus in Mississauga shows just how bad this could have turned out ... No one did, and that is a testament to the fine work of the officers involved.
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Saying there should no tolerance of a police officer being ambushed and murdered in a public place, the TPA boss said now that Const ... 12 inside a MississaugaTim Hortons while on a coffee run from a nearby training centre where he was training officers on motorcycles.
Andrew Hong was killed while at a coffee shop in Mississauga, Ont., in what police have since described as a targeted attack by a shooter who was deliberately on the lookout for an officer ... Monday's shootings began in Mississauga when a gunman — since identified by ...
The first incident was in the GTA township of Mississauga, around 2pm where the alleged shooter killed a police officer, Toronto Police veteran Constable Andrew Hong, and injured another person, who has not been named, at the coffee shop.
Andrew Hong was killed while at a coffee shop in Mississauga, Ont., in what police have since described as a targeted attack by a shooter who was deliberately on the lookout for an officer ... Monday’s shootings began in Mississauga when a gunman — since identified by police as ...
...Toronto cop shot and killed in Mississauga ... That said, for those who need a quick rundown, a Toronto police officer running a training course in Mississauga was shot and killed by a gunman whose rampage continued into Milton, where one man was shot and two others injured, then onto Hamilton, where the suspect was shot dead by Halton police ... .