Police Services Board Meetings in Town of Lincoln and City of Thorold

Posted on Thursday, February 27, 2020 03:08 PM

The Regional Municipality of Niagara Police Services Board is set to hold two of its regularly scheduled meetings in the communities of Lincoln and Thorold as part of its 2020 meeting schedule.

In order to promote community awareness of the role of the Board and for Board members to stay in touch with community concerns over policing issues, the Board decided to be proactive in engaging, educating and hearing from the public by holding at least two off-site meetings a year as part of its...

Child Pornography charges laid following St. Catharines investigation

Posted on Thursday, February 27, 2020 06:06 AM

In October of 2019, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (I.C.E.) Unit commenced an investigation into the sexual exploitation of children.

The investigation into the child exploitation material led to a St. Catharines resident. In February of 2020, members assigned to the Niagara Regional Police Service's I.C.E. Unit, concluded their investigation, which resulted in the identification of a suspect.

As a result of the investigation, on February 26, 2020, 28-year-old...

Car Into Lake Erie Leads to Arrest

Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 02:58 PM

On February 25, 2020, at approximately 9:30pm 6 District - Port Colborne uniform officers with the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were called to a report of a car that had gone into Lake Erie.

NRPS officers along with Niagara Emergency Medical Services paramedics and Wainfleet Fire Services responded to the area of Harbourview Road and Lakeshore Road in Wainfleet.

Emergency Services personnel found that a gray Chevrolet Monte Carlo failed to negotiate a curve in the road, became airborne...

UPDATE 2 - WEAPONS - ARREST - Police search for 2 suspects following St. Catharines Shooting

Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 02:11 PM

Members of the Niagara Regional Police have continued to investigate the shooting incident that occurred in downtown St. Catharines on September 29th 2019 which resulted in six persons being wounded.

Following a lengthy investigation, detectives have identified and arrested one of the male suspects believed to be involved in the shooting incident.

In the early hours of February 26th 2020, with the assistance of the York Regional Police Emergency Response Unit, an entry warrant was executed...

ADVISORY- Wall of Honour unveiling

Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 06:31 AM

On Thursday February 27, 2020 the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) will be unveiling of our new "Heroes in Life" Wall of Honour.


The Wall of Honour is dedicated to the eight officers that have tragically died in the performance of their duties in the Niagara Region.


The "Heroes in Life" Wall of Honour will ensure that the sacrifices made by our fallen officers will never be forgotten by the community and the Niagara Regional Police Service.


The ceremony will be held