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Thorold Man Arrested on Child Luring Charges

Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 01:25 PM

In May 2022, Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) detectives assigned to the Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit, commenced an investigation into the sexual exploitation of children.  This investigation was referred to the NRPS ICE Unit by detectives from the Edison New Jersey Police Department who believed that a resident of the Niagara Region was actively luring an underage female in the United States.

In the morning hours of June 22, 2022, after receiving judicial authorization, detectives...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences – June 6, 2022 to June 19, 2022

Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 12:52 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...

NRPS Negotiators Facilitate Surrender After Four Hour Standoff – Grimsby

Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 06:46 AM

On June 20th, 2022, at approximately 8:30am Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) officers assigned to 8 District (Grimsby) responded to a residential condominium in the area of North Service Road and Winston Road, in the Town of Grimsby regarding an armed individual.

Initial investigation by uniformed officers confirmed the suspect was seen in the lobby carrying what was believed to be a handgun.  After speaking with witnesses, uniformed officers confirmed the suspect retreated to an apartment...

NRPS Launches #StopHateNiagara Campaign

Posted on Monday, June 20, 2022 10:12 AM

The Niagara Regional Police Service is committed to ensuring a safe community and the equitable treatment of all who live in and visit the Niagara Region.

Since early 2022, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) has been working with community partners and the Chief of Police Community Inclusion Council (CoP CIC) on a campaign to address hate related incidents in Niagara.

The NRPS is launching a #StopHateNiagara campaign aimed at eliminating barriers to reporting hate incidents/hate crimes,...

Toyota Highlanders Stolen from Welland and Pelham

Posted on Friday, June 17, 2022 03:37 PM

Officers from the 3 District Welland / Pelham office of the Niagara Regional Police Service are investigating multiple thefts of Toyota Highlanders.

Officers have been receiving reports of Toyota Highlanders being stolen from residential driveways over the last 24hrs.   Four have been stolen from Welland and one from Pelham.

In some cases, the vehicles were left locked, and the keys/fob secured in the residence.

Anyone with information about these incidents are asked to contact 3 District...