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MISSING PERSON – 58-Year-Old Male in Niagara on the Lake - Update 3

Posted on Thursday, June 09, 2022 07:09 AM

The Niagara Regional Police Service continues to search for missing 58-year-old Darren Werner of the Town of Niagara on the Lake.

Darren Werner was reported missing on September 17, 2021 and his current whereabouts remain unknown.

This investigation remains an open missing person investigation with suspicious circumstances. The Niagara Regional Police Homicide Unit has assumed control of the investigation and investigators are appealing to anyone with information regarding Darren Werner’s disappearance...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences – May 30, 2022 to June 5, 2022

Posted on Tuesday, June 07, 2022 01:12 PM

In an effort to bring further attention and deterrence to driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs, the Niagara Regional Police Service will be reporting the names of those people who are charged with an alleged criminal impaired driving offence in the Region.

In addition to being charged, these individuals are also bound by a Ministry of Transportation 90-day Administrative Driver's Licence Suspension and are prohibited from operating a motor vehicle on a roadway. The public is encouraged to contact...

Niagara Police Board Member Elected to Provincial Association

Posted on Tuesday, June 07, 2022 09:59 AM

On May 27, 2022, Niagara Police Services Board Member Kevin Gibson (Regional Councillor and Mayor of Wainfleet), was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Ontario Association of Police Services Boards (OAPSB) at its Annual General Meeting held from May 26-27 in Toronto, Ontario.

“This is a great appointment for the Police Services Board, the entire police community and Niagara Region”, says Bill Steele, Chair of the Niagara Police Services Board.  “It also continues the great tradition...

Detectives Seeking Witnesses to Downtown St. Catharines Assaults

Posted on Friday, June 03, 2022 02:07 PM

On Saturday May 21, 2022, shortly after 1:00am 1 District St. Catharines uniform officers form the Niagara Regional Police Service responded to a report of an assault in downtown St. Catharines.

Officers arrived on scene in the area of St. Paul Street and William Street.  Officers located two men (34 years and 46 years) suffering from nonlife threatening injuries. The victims were transported to a local hospital.  The initial investigation has determined that the victims were assaulted...

SUV Collides with a House in Fort Erie – Update 1 – ARREST

Posted on Friday, June 03, 2022 11:56 AM

Officers from the 5 District Fort Erie office of the Niagara Regional Police Service have continued to investigate this incident.

As a result of the investigation officers were able to identify a male suspect driver.  Further information was also obtained that the involved SUV was driving in a dangerous manner in the moments leading up to the collision.

On May 27, 2022, officers attended a St. Catharines home and arrested the registered owner of the SUV.

Chaz McLean-Hill (32 years) of St. Catharines...