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2020 Back To School – Traffic Safety and Awareness Day

Posted on Wednesday, September 09, 2020 11:46 AM

On Tuesday, September 8, 2020, the Niagara Regional Police Service conducted its 20th annual back to school traffic safety and awareness day.  As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, this back to school day was been like no other.  This year the Niagara School Boards elected to stagger the start date and times during the first week.  Even though not all students were returning today, the Niagara Regional Police wanted to continue with this worthwhile initiative to remind drivers...

Bomb Threat in Port Dalhousie Leads to an Arrest

Posted on Wednesday, September 09, 2020 11:46 AM

On Monday, September 7th, 2020, at approximately 11:50pm, 1 District (St. Catharines) Uniform Officers, St. Catharines Fire and Emergency Medical Services, attended the Port Dalhousie Marina, in response to a bomb threat.

The Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) received an anonymous call reporting that there was a bomb at the Port Dalhousie Marina that was expected to go off.

An evacuation of the marina was initiated and uniform officers investigated the truth of the complaint. A search of the...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences August 31 to September 6, 2020

Posted on Wednesday, September 09, 2020 11:26 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...

Police Services Act Disciplinary Tribunal - September 9, 2020

Posted on Monday, September 07, 2020 12:55 PM

Please be advised that the next hearing date for the Niagara Regional Police Service Disciplinary Tribunal will take place on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 8:30 A.M. at Niagara Regional Police Service Headquarters, 5700 Valley Way, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Community Room "B".

This notice is distributed in compliance with the Rules Governing the Practice of Disciplinary Tribunals.  Any inquiries may be directed to the Professional Standards Unit at (905) 688-4111 Ext. 5150.

Police investigate fatal motorcycle collision in Niagara Falls

Posted on Sunday, September 06, 2020 09:18 PM

At approximately 12:25pm on Sunday September 6, 2020, 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers were called to the intersection of Stanley Ave and Robinson St in the City of Niagara Falls following the report of a collision.

When emergency crews arrived, they found a 53-year-old Niagara Falls male with life-threatening injuries.  He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Further investigation revealed that the male was operating a motorcycle southbound on Stanley...