Hamilton woman charged following NOTL parking lot incident

Posted on Monday, December 30, 2019 04:11 PM


A Hamilton woman is facing charges following an investigation into an altercation that occurred in a Niagara on the Lake Parking lot December 26, 2019.

The incident was reported to 2 District (Niagara Falls/Niagara on the Lake) uniform officers on December 26, 2019.  Subsequent investigation revealed that there was an altercation between two females over a parking spot at the Niagara on the Lake Outlet Mall.

An investigation by uniform officers along with detectives with 2 District detective...

TRAFFIC - Festive R.I.DE Niagara on the Lake and Grimsby

Posted on Saturday, December 28, 2019 07:58 AM

On Friday, December 27, 2019, the Niagara Regional Police continued their Festive R.I.D.E. Campaign by conducting sobriety check points at two locations within the Town of Niagara-On-The-Lake and the Town of Grimsby.

Both of the locations were very busy and in total approximately 750 vehicles were stopped.  Each driver was questioned if they had consumed any alcohol or cannabis prior to operating their vehicle.  Of the drivers spoken to, 14 were requested to provide a sample of their breath...

Detectives search for male following St. Catharines robbery

Posted on Friday, December 20, 2019 04:43 PM

On Friday, December 20, 2019 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers responded to a belated attempted robbery that occurred at approximately 4:42am at a convenience store in the area of Lake St and Beech St. in the City of St. Catharines.


Investigation has revealed that a male entered the store, was seen to be in possession of a black handgun and demanded money.  The suspect then fled on foot.


No one was physically injured during the attempted robbery.


The male...

Two people facing charges following St. Catharines incident

Posted on Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:29 AM

On Wednesday December 11, 2019 at approximately 6:00 am, 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers were called to the area of Welland Ave and Clark St in the City of St. Catharines.   When officers arrived, they found a deceased dog.  A resulting animal cruelty investigation with the assistance of 1 District Detective has revealed that the 14-month old dog was left tied to the railing and subsequently died due to asphyxiation   A male and female were identified, arrested and charged.   28-year-old...

Arrest made in attempted fraudulent vehicle purchase

Posted on Thursday, December 12, 2019 07:44 AM

As a result of an investigation by the Niagara Regional Police, Central Fraud Unit, on Wednesday December 11, 2019, police arrested a suspect who was attempting to complete the fraudulent purchase of a $107,000.00 luxury vehicle.  

Through their investigation, detectives identified the alleged attempted use of personation and the use of forged identity documents. 

37 year old Philip Phioukham of the City of St. Catharines is facing the following alleged charges:

  • Fraud Over $5000
  • Identity...