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Breach of Release Order Results in Child Pornography Charges for Thorold Man

Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 03:55 PM

In November 2022, Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) detectives assigned to the Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit, began an investigation into a complaint received from a reporting service that gathers information about the online sexual exploitation of children.

William Russell DOREY (44 years) of Thorold was arrested on November 16th, 2022, for Failing to Comply with his Release Order.  Further investigation stemming from the November 16th, 2022, arrest has resulted in evidence of...

Additional Child Pornography Charges Laid Upon Grimsby Man

Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 03:38 PM

In November 2022, Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) detectives assigned to the Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit, received information from the Ogden City Police Department in Ogden, Utah into the sexual exploitation of children on the internet.

Investigation revealed that Jason Robert KING (31 years) of Grimsby had been communicating with a party in the Ogden, Utah and in doing so committed the following criminal code offences:

  • Make Child Pornography
  • Accessing Child Pornography
  • Possession...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences – November 7th, 2022 to November 20th, 2022

Posted on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 02:15 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 from operating a motor vehicle on a roadway. The public is encouraged to contact...

Detectives Seeking to Identify Suspect in Thorold Robbery

Posted on Tuesday, November 22, 2022 05:57 PM

On November 21st, 2022, at 12:28pm Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) officers assigned to 1 District (St. Catharines / Thorold) responded to a robbery in the City of Thorold.  Upon arrival in the area of Pine Street South and Beaverdams Road, it was determined that a local business had been robbed by an unknown male suspect.

Initial investigation determined the suspect arrived at the business riding a blue and silver bicycle.  He then entered the business and brandished a black handgun...

Break and Enter Investigations in St. Catharines and Niagara Falls Leads to Arrests

Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 02:22 PM

Since October of 2022, detectives from the 1 District – St. Catharines and 2-District Niagara Falls, Street Crime Units (SCU) have been investigating a series of commercial break and enters.

The break and enters occurred in St. Catharines and Niagara Falls.  The businesses that were targeted include a gas station, and 13 restaurants.  In each of the incidents the suspect used a large rock or brick to smash a glass window or door.  The suspect would then enter the business and steal...