Detectives look to identify suspect in St. Catharines incident

Posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:32 AM

At approximately 6:00 pm on Thursday, November 28, 2019 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers were flagged down by a victim of an attempt robbery in the area of Welland Avenue and Catherine Street in the City of St. Catharines.   The suspect fled prior to police arrival and was not located during a subsequent search of the area. The victim was not injured in the attempt.   The Niagara Regional Police Service is asking anyone with information or who might have seen the interaction...

Large quantity of fentanyl seized following investigation

Posted on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:25 AM

In late 2018, detectives with 2 District (Niagara Falls) Street Crime Unit began a narcotics trafficking investigation in the City of Niagara Falls.   On December 10, 2019 detectives, with the assistance of the Emergency Task Unit (ETU), 3 District (Welland) Street Crime Unit and the Guns Gangs and Grows Unit, executed search warrants at two residences in the area of White Oak Ave and Mann St in the City of Niagara Falls as well as Wilkerson St and Secord St in the City of Thorold.   Officers...

UPDATE 1 - Detectives investigate Welland incident

Posted on Monday, December 09, 2019 04:34 PM

On Monday December 9, 2019 the 29-year-old female succumbed to her injuries in hospital.   This investigation remains on-going by detectives with 3 District (Welland) Criminal Investigations Branch (CIB), 3 District Street Crime Unit and the Homicide Unit.   Anyone with information is asked to contact police or CrimeStoppers at 1 (800) 222-TIPS.   ORIGINAL RELEASE – Thursday December 5, 2019   At approximately 6:30am on Thursday December 5, 2019 3 District (Welland) uniform officers...

Niagara Falls Traffic Stop Results in Drug Charges

Posted on Monday, December 09, 2019 04:30 PM

On December 9, 2019, at approximately 3:30AM a Niagara Regional Police Service, 2 District – Niagara Falls uniform officer was on general patrol in the area of Garner Road and near Thorold Stone Road in Niagara Falls.  The officer observed a white Hyundai Elantra traveling northbound on Garner Road. 
The officer recognized the driver and conducted a traffic stop for suspicion of driving with a suspended drivers licence. The identity of the driver was determined and he was arrested for driving...

Toronto Area Man Wanted by NRPS in Relation to Niagara Falls Shooting Incident

Posted on Monday, December 09, 2019 04:29 PM

Detectives from the 2 District Niagara Falls office of the Niagara Regional Police Service have been investigating a shooting incident that occurred in April of 2019, in Niagara Falls.
As a result of that investigation detectives have formed grounds for the arrest of a Pickering man for his role in a shooting incident that occurred at the Sundowner Nightclub on April 20, 2019. 
The investigation learned that within hours of the shooting incident the man was stopped by the Ontario Provincial...