Search

St. Catharines Collision Leads to a Firearm and Charges

Posted on Saturday, May 08, 2021 08:07 PM

On Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 6:24 a.m., 1 District (St. Catharines/Thorold) uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were called by members of the public regarding a motor vehicle collision in the City of St. Catharines.

Officers attended Meredith Drive near Rendale Avenue and found a 2007 grey Honda Civic that had collided with an unoccupied parked Toyota Tundra. The Honda Civic had three occupants at the time of the collision.  They were all treated at the scene by...

Detectives Investigating Serious Assault in Welland – Update 1 – Arrest

Posted on Saturday, May 08, 2021 06:10 PM

Update 1 – May 8, 2021

The investigation into this serious assault that occurred on May 5, 2021, in the City of Welland has been ongoing by detectives.

On Saturday May 8, 2021, at approximately 8:45am, in the City of Cambridge, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service with the assistance of the Waterloo Regional Police Service arrested a male suspect.

Larry Miles (32 years) of Welland has been arrested and charged with the offence of:

  • Aggravated Assault

He was transported back to the Niagara...

Charges laid following St. Catharines gathering

Posted on Saturday, May 08, 2021 06:06 PM

On Saturday May 8, 2021 a gathering was organized and held in the City of St. Catharines in response to recently implemented government restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19.  1 District (St. Catharines/Thorold) uniform officers were in attendance to ensure public safety and keep the peace.  

Investigation by 1 District detectives has led to criminal charges.

37-year-old Sandor Ligetfalavy of Niagara Falls is facing the following charges:

- Common nuisance/endanger lives or safety...

Multiple Charges After Man Rams Cruisers in St. Catharines.

Posted on Friday, May 07, 2021 12:23 PM

On May 6, 2021, at approximately 5:40pm 1 District (St. Catharines/Thorold) uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were called by members of the public regarding a suspicious car in the City of St. Catharines.

Officers attended Hillview Street near Tunis Street and found a black, 2005, four door, Acura TSX parked at the side of the road with the keys in the ignition.  The male driver and the female passenger were both asleep and exhibiting signs of possible drug use. 

The...

Two Men Arrested in Fort Erie Following a Stabbing Investigation

Posted on Friday, May 07, 2021 07:34 AM

On May 6, 2021, at approximately 10:00 pm Niagara Regional Police and Niagara EMS responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence in the area of Highland Avenue and Central Avenue in the Town of Fort Erie.

A 52 year old male victim was located and transported to an out of town hospital where he received treatment and is in stable condition.

 The subsequent Investigation led to the arrest of two suspects who were located a short time later.

 Steven Strauss (36 years old) of Fort Erie...