Posted on Friday, January 17, 2020 10:59 AM

The next Regional Municipality of Niagara Police Services Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 8:30 am, located at the Niagara Regional Police Service Headquarters, 1st Floor Community Room, 5700 Valley Way, Niagara Falls, Ontario. 

The Public Meeting Agenda can be accessed Tuesday, January 21, 2020 on the Niagara Regional Police Service website at under Police Services Board; PSB Board Meetings. Limited copies will be available at the meeting.


St. Catharines NRPS Officers Investigating Connected Crimes. – Update 1 - Arrests

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 03:37 PM

Update 1 – January 16, 2020

As a direct result of the public and media interest in this matter, detectives from the 1 District St. Catharines Street Crime Unit were able to identify one of the males involved.  Further investigation by the detectives led to the identities of the other two males.

All three males have now been arrested.

Jesse William Bannon (34 years) of no fixed address, is charged with the alleged Criminal Code of Canada offences of:

 - Break and Enter Commit (3 Counts)

- ...

Man Arrested Following Early Morning St. Catharines Pursuit

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 03:08 PM

On January 16, 2020, at approximately 1:50am 1 District – St. Catharines uniform officers were dispatched to investigate a threats call in the area of Sherbourne Street and Dieppe Road in St. Catharines.

As officers entered the area they observed the suspect in the investigation driving a White Lexus ES 250 with a female passenger.  Officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop of the vehicle.  The suspect in an attempt to evade police drove over a curb.

The suspect then fled onto the Toronto...

Detectives in Fort Erie Investigating Commercial Robbery – Update 2 – Arrest

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:41 AM

Update 2 – January 16, 2020

On January 15,2020,  5 District – Fort Erie detectives arrested a man at this residence in the Crystal Beach area of the Town of Fort Erie in relation to the robbery at the Crystal Mart on January 12,2020. 

Sean M. Gannon (39 years old) of Fort Erie is charged with the alleged Criminal Code of Canada offences of:

- Robbery – S. 344 (1)(b)

- Disguised with Intent- S. 351(2). 

Gannon was held in custody to appear at a bail hearing at the Robert S. K. Welch...

Fort Erie Woman Arrested Following Fraud Investigation

Posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020 11:20 AM

In October 2019, the Niagara Regional Police Service Central Fraud Unit commenced an investigation into suspected fraudulent activities involving Ontario Works payments and failing to disclose additional income and assets.

The Central Fraud Unit Detectives worked jointly with the St. Catharines Works Eligibility Review Office on this matter. The investigation centered on a period between April of 2016 to July of 2017, and over payments of approximately $8800.

On January 13, 2020, as a result of the...