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3 People Arrested in Fort Erie for Property Crime Offences

Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 03:48 PM

On March 26th, 2020, uniform officers from the 5 District Fort Erie office of the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) responded to a suspicious person call in the area of Grandview Road and Crescent Road in the Town of Fort Erie.

 Upon arrival, a grey Nissan Armada fled the scene upon seeing officers. In the interest of public safety, the Nissan was not pursued by officers. The area was searched and officers located the vehicle, which was found to be involved in a single motor vehicle...

NRPS Investigating Sexual Assault in St. Catharines

Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 03:18 PM

Sexual Assault Unit Detectives are investigating sexual assault on a 20 year old woman in central St. Catharines.

Detectives from the Niagara Regional Police Service Sexual Assault Unit investigating this incident have learned that it occurred today, March 26th, 2020, between 8:30am and 9:00am at St. Patrick Park in St Catharines.  The park is bordered by Maple Street, Catherine Street, Russell Avenue and Woodland Avenue.

The female victim was walking north bound through the park on the...

UPDATE 2 - Niagara Regional Police Service facility changes in response to COVID-19

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 05:02 PM

As the Niagara Regional Police Service continues to adapt to the changing situation in regards to COVID-19, effective March 26, 2020, St. Catharines will be the sole site for collision reporting centers (which are contracted independently via Accident Support Services International Ltd). 

Centres in Niagara Falls and Welland are temporarily closed.

1 District (St. Catharines), 2 District (Niagara Falls) and 3 District (Welland) front desks remain open for emergencies only while the front desks...

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Detectives investigating fatal hit and run in Niagara Falls – Update 3

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 03:27 PM

Update 3 – March 25, 2020

The investigation into the fatal fail to remain accident that occurred on March 19, 2020, in Niagara Falls continues to develop.

Detectives from the Collision Reconstruction Unit have received video images from the public of the Mazda before, during and after the accident and the video is being professionally examined by police experts.  Please see the video link:

https://youtu.be/jt8aQ4ED-hU

Members of the public viewing the video should take note of:

  • Deceased on...

3 People Arrested in St. Catharines for Drug Related Offences

Posted on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 02:58 PM

Officers have arrested three people following a guns and drug investigation at a multi-unit residence on Niagara Street near Church Street in St. Catharines.

On March 24, 2020, at approximately 2:25pm uniform officers from the 1 District – St. Catharines office of the Niagara Regional Police Service responded to a residence on Niagara Street near Church Street in St. Catharines for a report of men on scene with guns.

Uniform officers assisted by members of the Emergency Task Unit (ETU) and the K9...