UPDATE - IDENTIFIED - Detectives look to identify female following collision

Posted on Wednesday, February 05, 2020 07:04 AM

The Niagara Regional Police Service would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance in identifying the female involved.

The 34-year-old female of the City of Niagara Falls remains in hospital in critical but stable condition.

This collision remains under investigation by the Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU).  At this time, no charges have been laid.

ORIGINAL RELEASE - Tuesday February 4, 2020

Detectives with the Collision Reconstruction Unit are attempting to identify a...

NRP Conduct R.I.D.E. During Super Bowl

Posted on Monday, February 03, 2020 06:03 AM

On Sunday, February 2, 2020, during the evening of Super Bowl LIV, members of the Niagara Regional Police conducted sobriety spot checks in the Cities of St. Catharines and Thorold. 

Throughout the night, officers stopped approximately 450 vehicles and questioned each driver regarding any consumption of alcohol or drugs prior to operating their vehicle. As a result, eight drivers were requested to provide a sample of their breath for analysis.  One of these drivers received a three day...

Two injured following St. Catharines collision

Posted on Saturday, February 01, 2020 12:42 PM

At approximately 12:55a.m., on Saturday, February 1, 2020, 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers were called to the area of Ridgeview Avenue and Bunting Road in the City of St. Catharines following the report of a collision. 

Initial investigation has revealed that three vehicles were involved in a collision on Bunting Road.  Two vehicles collided head on which caused a third vehicle to become involved.
One driver, a 46 year old male, was transported to a local hospital for...

Province Re-Appoints Tara McKendrick to Police Board

Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020 12:07 PM

Ken Gansel, Chair of the Niagara Police Services Board, welcomed back Ms. Tara McKendrick of the City of Welland to the Police Services Board.  Ms. McKendrick was appointed by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario for an additional one year term commencing February 21, 2020.  Mrs. McKendrick was first appointed to the Board on February 21, 2018.

Ms. McKendrick brings over 20 years of experience in the social services field through participation in various roles throughout Niagara.  Born...

Police Services Board Re-Elects Chair and Vice-Chair

Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020 11:07 AM

Mr. Kenneth Gansel of the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake was re-elected Chair of the Regional Municipality of Niagara Police Services Board for a second term by the members of the Board at their first meeting held on January 23, 2020. 

"Thanks to the members of the Board for their confidence and support, and for allowing me the opportunity to continue serving as Chair of the Board", says Mr. Gansel.  "I'm proud of the challenges we've met and overcome, and I look forward to working with the...