NRPS Investigating Collision Involving Pedestrian in Niagara Falls

Posted on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 09:10 AM

On Monday, December 28th, 2020, at approximately 6:00 p.m., 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers attended the area of Bridge Street and Sixth Avenue, in the City of Niagara Falls, in response to a report of a collision.

The Investigation revealed that a 19 year old male was travelling east bound in a Grey Honda Civic, on Bridge Street.  Subsequently, a 55 year old male was crossing north bound on Bridge Street at Sixth Avenue.  As a result, the vehicle collided with the male...

SIU Investigating following St. Catharines incident

Posted on Friday, December 25, 2020 10:00 AM

At approximately 1:30am on Friday December 25, 2020, 8 District (Grimsby) uniform officers were notified by Hamilton Police of a male who was involved in an earlier assault who was believed to be in the Grimsby area.

At approximately 2:50am, officers located the suspect’s vehicle in the area of St. Paul Street West and Vansickle Road in the City of St. Catharines. There was an interaction with a male and he was shot by officers.

He has been transported to hospital by Niagara EMS paramedics with non-life...

ADVISORY - Niagara Regional Police Service facility changes in response to COVID-19

Posted on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 03:54 PM

With the Niagara Region entering a province wide shutdown on December 26, 2020, please be advised of the changes to access to Niagara Regional Police Service facilities.

In the event of an emergency, call 911 immediately for assistance.

In recognition of efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, effective 8pm on Tuesday December 22, 2020, 1 District (St. Catharines/Thorold), 2 District (Niagara Falls/Niagara on the Lake) and 3 District (Welland/Pelham) will be open for emergency access only.

5 District...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences December 7 to December 13, 2020

Posted on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 03:16 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...

Two persons charged in relation to violation of COVID-19 Emergency Orders

Posted on Monday, December 14, 2020 11:30 AM

The Niagara Regional Police Service continues to work with Municipal and Regional by-law enforcement partners in the on-going enforcement of Emergency Orders in regards to COVID-19. 

On Friday December 11, 2020, members of the 2 District (Niagara Falls) Uniform Branch as well as members of the 2 District (Niagara Falls) Detective Services unit were called to a hotel in the area of Fallsview Blvd and Murray St in the City of Niagara Falls in regards to an unwanted person.  When they...