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Grimsby Store Owner Arrested for Fraud

Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2020 07:33 AM

Acting on a complaint from a member of the public detectives from the 8 District Grimsby office of the Niagara Regional Police Service commenced a fraud investigation involving a local convenience store.

Following a month long fraud investigation, on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 8 District Criminal Investigations Branch detectives, assisted by uniformed officers executed a warrant at Milk N Things convenience store located at 74 Main Street West, Grimsby. 

A collection of counterfeit water pipes...

NRPS Investigating Serious Collision on Niagara Stone Road in NOTL

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 06:06 PM

On July 29, 2020, at approximately 2:50pm emergency services personnel responded to a report of a serious injury collision on Niagara Stone Road in Niagara on the Lake.

2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) arrived on scene in the area of Niagara Stone Road at Eastchester Avenue.  The initial investigation determined that two cars had been involved in a head on collision. 

Paramedics from Niagara Emergency Medical Service (NEMS) and...

Ottawa Man Facing Weapon Charges in Relation to a Shooting in Niagara Falls

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 05:36 PM

Shortly after 1:00am on July 29th, 2020, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service, Casino Patrol Unit responded to a shooting in the area of Clifton Hill / Victoria Avenue, in the city of Niagara Falls.

Investigation revealed two groups engaged in a verbal argument with one and other.  The argument turned physical which lead the accused a male to draw a replica gun from his waistband.  The accused proceeded to discharge the replica gun in the direction of the victim.  The male...

Detectives investigate Niagara Falls fatality – Update 2

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 01:03 PM

UPDATE 2 - July 29, 2020

The investigation into this matter remains ongoing by detectives from the NRPS Collision Reconstruction Unit.  The ongoing investigation has learned that there may be further witnesses to this incident or the events leading up to the collision.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Lisa Kristensen at 905-688-4111, extension 9265 or by email Lisa.Kristensen@niagarapolice.ca

UPDATE 1 – June 21, 2020 

On Sunday June 21, 2020, 2 District (Niagara...

Drug Investigation Leads to 6 Arrests in St.Catharines

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 08:15 AM

In May of 2020 detectives with the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS), 1 District (St.Catharines) Street Crime Unit, began an investigation into the sales of fentanyl and cocaine in the city of St.Catharines.

In the morning hours of July 28th, 2020, detectives with the assistance of the NRPS Emergency Task Unit, Guns, Gangs and Grows Unit and the Hamilton Police Emergency Response Unit, executed simultaneous search warrants at...