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Niagara Police Board Member Elected to National Association

Posted on Friday, September 02, 2022 08:27 AM

Jen Lawson, Member of the Regional Municipality of Niagara Police Services Board, was elected to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Police Governance (CAPG) for a two year term at its Annual General Meeting held on September 1, 2022.

“This is a great appointment for the Police Services Board, the entire police community and Niagara Region”, says Bill Steele, Chair of the Niagara Police Services Board.  “It also continues the great tradition of public service by Niagara Board...

MISSING PERSON – NRPS Officers In St. Catharines Searching for 16-Year-Old Female - Update 1 LOCATED

Posted on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 12:45 PM

The investigation to locate missing person Grace Johns has been ongoing.  On July 25, 2022, Grace was located safe in Niagara Falls.

The NRPS would like to thank the public and media for their support with this investigation.

We have removed her photo from the original media release and our social media for her privacy, we would ask the public and media to consider doing the same.


Original Release - July 24, 2022

NRPS Investigating Niagara on the Lake Collision Involving an 11-Year-Old Cyclist

Posted on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 07:43 AM

On July 25, 2022, at approximately 4:21pm, 2 District Niagara Falls / Niagara on the Lake (NOTL) uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) responded to a report of a cyclist having been struck by a car in Niagara on the Lake (Virgil).

Officers arrived on scene in the area of Niagara Stone Road near Field Road and found an 11-year-old girl suffering from serous injuries.  The child was treated at the scene by Niagara Emergency Medical Services paramedics and members of the...

Two arrested following Niagara Falls investigation

Posted on Monday, July 25, 2022 12:21 PM

On Sunday July 24, 2022, 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers were called to a hotel in the area of Dunn Street and Stanley Avenue in the City of Niagara Falls following the report of a break and enter.

When officers arrived, they located a male and female in one of the rooms who were not guests of the hotel.  When officers arrived, information of a firearm in the room led to the evacuation of neighbouring rooms while detectives investigated.

Shortly after, the male and female were taken...

MISSING PERSON – NRPS Officers In St. Catharines Searching for 16-Year-Old Female

Posted on Sunday, July 24, 2022 02:02 PM

Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) 1 District – St. Catharines / Thorold officers are searching for 16-year-old female Grace Johns.

Grace was last seen on July 19, 2022, at approximately 6:00pm on foot in the area of Carlton Street and Grantham Street in the north end of St. Catharines.

Grace is described as:

  • Female White
  • 5’2 ft. tall, 115 lbs.
  • Shoulder length brown hair (last seen in a ponytail)

Grace was last seen wearing:

  • White t shirt with black lettering on the front
  • Beige capri pants
  • Blue...