Three Persons Charged Following Commercial Break and Enter in Port Colborne

Posted on Thursday, May 06, 2021 01:41 PM

On May 3, 2021, 6 District – Port Colborne uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service responded to report of a commercial break in to Canalside Kitchen Store on West Street in Port Colborne.

The initial investigation determined that suspects gained access to the store on May 2, 2021.  The suspects stole in excess of $5000 in kitchen supplies.

The investigation was assigned to detectives from the 3 District Welland Street Crime Unit.  As a result of that investigation the...

Detectives Investigating Serious Assault in Welland

Posted on Thursday, May 06, 2021 12:24 PM

On May 5, 2021, at approximately 11:54pm 3 District – Welland uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) responded to a report of a disturbance in Welland.

Officers arrived on scene in the area of 260 King Street (between Albert Street and State Street) and located a lone male in his 50’s suffering from critical injuries.  The man was treated and transported from the scene by Niagara Emergency Services paramedics to a local hospital in critical condition.

The initial investigation...

Criminal charges laid following St. Catharines gathering

Posted on Wednesday, May 05, 2021 05:20 PM

On Saturday May 1, 2021 a gathering was organized and held in the City of St. Catharines in response to recently implemented government restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19.  1 District (St. Catharines/Thorold) uniform officers were in attendance to ensure public safety and keep the peace.  Since that time detectives have been continuing to investigate the gathering to determine appropriate charges.

In the duration of a gathering, officers use discretion to best manage the situation...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences – April 26 to May 2, 2021

Posted on Tuesday, May 04, 2021 11:04 AM

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...

Missing Person Located with Project Lifesaver

Posted on Monday, May 03, 2021 03:43 PM

On April 30th, 2021, at approximately 1:16pm, 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers and the Traffic Enforcement Unit, with the Niagara Regional Police Service, attended the area of Willoughby Drive and Weinbrenner Road, in the city of Niagara Falls in response to a missing person call.

Information received was that a 78 year old male had gone for a walk however had not returned home. Further information revealed was that the missing male was enrolled in Project Lifesaver and that he was wearing...