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Posted Friday, March 06, 2015

On Thursday, March 5, 2015 5 District Detectives executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant in Fort Erie.      A quantity of Cocaine, Hydromorphone pills, Fentanyl and a large quantity of Canadian currency were seized.  Charged with a Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, two counts of Possession of a Schedule 1 Substance, Possession of Proceeds Obtained by Crime Under $5000 and Obstruct Peace Officer is thirty five...
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Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

On Wednesday, March 4, 2015, members of the Special Enforcement Unit (SEU) were on their way to Welland for training.  They were passed by a vehicle driving 138 Km/h in a posted 80 km/h construction zone.  The male driver was stopped and found to be unlicenced and driving without insurance.  The driver was arrested and charged for those offences as well as Stunting, 58 km/h over the posted speed limit.  His vehicle was impounded...
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Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

In 2012, members of the Niagara Regional Police Sexual Assault Unit entered into an investigation involving historical sex offences committed against young boys during the 1980's in the town of Fenwick.  As a result, William (Red) Child was charged with a number of historical sex offences.   In December of 2014, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service Sexual Assault Unit re-opened the investigation after a number of new victims disclosed abused suffered in...
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Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

On January 12, 2015 a Niagara Falls woman attended Money Mart at 5885 Ferry St. in the city of Niagara Falls. Within a 25 minute period, she uttered two forged cheques  she claimed to be from her employment as care giver at a local retirement home. Believing the cheques to be legitimate, the woman was permitted to cash the cheques.   On January 15, 2015 the same woman attended the same Money Mart location with another forged cheque. She provided the same story regarding...
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Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

On Saturday, February 28th, 2014 at approximately 8:30 pm, a Welland Taxi was parked at a taxi stand on East Main Street.  A male approached the taxi asking the driver if he was available to take him to King Street.  The driver told the male that he was in service and the male got into the taxi and the driver took him to King Street, where the male directed the driver to go around to the back parking lot.  The male then directed the taxi driver to put all his money...
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