Posts Tagged ‘law enforcement news’

OPP Warning of 911 Hoax

OPP Warning of 911 Hoax

GERALDTON, ON -The Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is advising the public of a hoax currently circulating in the Greenstone area. The hoax begins with someone being told to ask the  speech recognition application of their cell phone about or to call 9/11, 112, 999 or [Read more]

UPDATE- Death Investigation in Fort Severn

UPDATE- Death Investigation in Fort Severn

Correction to age of accused FORT SEVERN, ON – The Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service (NAPS), assisted by members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North East Region Crime Unit and North West Region Forensic Identification Services, under the direction of Detective Inspector Peter Loree of the [Read more]

Crime of the Week – Mischief in Long Lake

Crime of the Week – Mischief in Long Lake

Thunder Bay District Crime Stoppers and the Ontario Provincial Police are asking for your help in solving a mischief that occurred in the later part of September 2015 in the First Nation Territory of Long Lake 58. Sometime between September 14th and 27th unknown persons destroyed a statue that sat [Read more]

Hornepayne OPP Seeking Public Assistance In Solving A Mischief Incident

Hornepayne OPP Seeking Public Assistance In Solving A Mischief Incident

HORNEPAYNE, ON – Tuesday September 8, 2015, officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Hornepayne Detachment were dispatched to a mischief incident to a road building machine which was located on Highway 631 near a job site. Police were advised that the mischief took place [Read more]

OPP Dismantle Organized Crime Group in Timmins Area

OPP Dismantle Organized Crime Group in Timmins Area

TIMMINS, ON – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) have dismantled an organized crime group that was controlling illegal drug distribution in the Timmins area.  Police have charged 25 individuals with numerous Criminal Code (CC) and Controlled [Read more]

North West Region Welcomes New Regional Commander

North West Region Welcomes New Regional Commander

THUNDER BAY, ON – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is pleased to announce that Superintendent Darrell SMILEY has been named as the North West Regional Commander. His official start date was August 3, 2015. Superintendent SMILEY replaces Superintendent Ron van STRAALEN who officially commenced [Read more]

Kashechewan Man Charged With Assault Cause Bodily Harm

Kashechewan Man Charged With Assault Cause Bodily Harm

WAWA, ON – On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at approximately 1:10 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Wawa Detachment responded to a local business regarding a disturbance. At the scene police spoke to three individuals who had sustained serious injuries from an [Read more]

Greenstone Male Charged With Impaired Driving

Greenstone Male Charged With Impaired Driving

GERALDTON, ON – March 21, 2015 at 2:10 am members of the Greenstone Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting general patrol on Main Street in Geraldton, Ontario. Police observed some concerning driving behaviour. Before police could initiate a traffic stop, the driver stopped the vehicle [Read more]

Marathon/Manitouwadge O.P.P. Auxilliary Program Looking For Volunteers

Marathon/Manitouwadge O.P.P. Auxilliary Program Looking For Volunteers

MARATHON ON –The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Marathon Detachment is seeking community minded members of the Marathon and Manitouwadge area for the OPP Auxiliary Program. The OPP Auxiliary program has a long history with volunteer members serving within their community to help with community [Read more]

Thunder Bay Crimestoppers : Crime of the Week

Thunder Bay Crimestoppers : Crime of the Week

Thunder Bay District Crime Stoppers and the OPP are asking for your help in solving a substantial Break & Enter that occurred in Gorham Township. Sometime between February 24th and 27th 2015 unknown suspect(s) entered onto a property on Gorvale Rd and broke into a garage and an enclosed work [Read more]

Impaired Driver Arrested And Charged

Impaired Driver Arrested And Charged

WAWA, ON – On the evening of February 21, 2015, officers from the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a traffic complaint in the town of Wawa. At approximately 6:21 p.m., while patrolling on Ganley Street, officers observed a Jeep stuck in a [Read more]

Manitouwadge Male Arrested For Theft From Motor Vehicle

Manitouwadge Male Arrested For Theft From Motor Vehicle

MANITOUWADGE, ON – February 1, 2015 at 4:50am, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Manitouwadge detachment received a call regarding a suspicious male going through parked vehicles. Officers attended the area and located a male exiting a driveway in the area matching the description given.   An [Read more]

Telephone Calls Prove Costly for a Wawa Man

Telephone Calls Prove Costly for a Wawa Man

WAWA, ON – On December 15, 2014 at approximately 9:00 am officers from the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a Harassing Telephone Call incident made to a local Agency. Investigation led to the arrest of Jean-Paul BONNIEUL (48) of Wawa Ontario. The [Read more]

Investigation Lands Serious Charges To A Wawa Person

Investigation Lands Serious Charges To A Wawa Person

WAWA, ON – December 2, 2014 members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Wawa Detachment were advised of an incident that had taken place in the Town of Wawa, Ontario.  The matter was investigated by police and as a result a local Wawa person has been arrested and charged [Read more]

Chapleau Man Fined $500 for Leaving Ice Fishing Shelter

Chapleau Man Fined $500 for Leaving Ice Fishing Shelter

A Chapleau man has pleaded guilty to leaving a structure on public land. Remi Ouimet was fined $500 under the Public Lands Act for leaving a portable ice fishing shelter on Crown land and ordered to remove it by February 1, 2015.  Court heard that in March 2014, Ministry of Natural Resources and [Read more]

210x115Gravelle2016
Lowest Gas Prices in Northshore AND Greenstone
Ontario Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com

National Headlines