Detectives Investigating Robbery in Grimsby

Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2021 03:05 PM

On Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at approximately 9:15am, 8 District (Grimsby) uniform officers attended the Food Basics Pharmacy, located at 63 Main Street W, in Grimsby, for a robbery call.

Initial investigation revealed two male suspects had entered the store, both suspects were armed with a gun and demanded a woman’s purse and narcotics from the employees.

Both suspects fled the scene in a dark colored sedan, prior to police arrival, and were last seen in the area of Coronation Park.

Suspect 1...

15 Year Old Male Arrested For NOTL Break And Enter

Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2021 02:07 PM

On December 24, 2020, 2 District uniform officers with the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) began a commercial break and enter investigation in Niagara on the Lake.

Officers were called to the Niagara Outlet mall after the Moose Knuckles store was broken into overnight.  In excess of $20, 000 in merchandise was stolen. Damage to the store was estimated at $8000.

Detectives with the 2 District Street Crime Unit took over the investigation.  During the course of the investigation detectives...

Detectives Investigating Shooting in Niagara Falls - Update 1

Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2021 10:28 AM

Update 1 – January 6, 2021

On January 5, 2021, the suspect was arrested.

Nicholas Keighan – Scordino (23 years old) of Niagara Falls, was arrested and charged with the following offences of:

  • Discharge firearm w/ intent
  • Possession of a restricted/prohibited firearm w/o license
  • Unauthorized possession of a weapon (2 Counts)
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm in a vehicle
  • Fail to comply with release order (2 Counts)

Scordino was held in custody pending a bail hearing that is expected to take...

Dog Killed by Hit and Run in Niagara Falls

Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2021 10:01 AM

On January 5, 2021, at approximately 1:05pm 2 District – Niagara Falls uniform officers were called to the area of Eastwood Crescent and Victoria Avenue for a report of a possible impaired driver.

Officers arrived on scene and met the male complainant.  The male advised that he had been walking his dog on the sidewalk when he saw a white car driving in a dangerous manner.  The car mounted the curb and brushed past the man.  The white car hit and killed the man’s dog.  The car...

SIU investigating following Niagara on the Lake incident

Posted on Tuesday, January 05, 2021 05:10 PM

At approximately 1:30pm on Tuesday January 5, 2021, 2 District (Niagara Falls/Niagara on the Lake) uniform officers were called to the area of Lundy’s Lane and Corwin Ave following the report of a suspected impaired driver.

At approximately 2:22pm, the vehicle was located in the area of Line 3 and the Niagara River Parkway in the Town of Niagara on the Lake.  There was an interaction with an adult male and he was subsequently shot by police.

The male was transported to hospital with life threatening...