Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences December 30, 2019 to January 5, 2020

Posted on Wednesday, January 08, 2020 04:51 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...

Life-time Prohibited Driver Arrested in St. Catharines

Posted on Tuesday, January 07, 2020 01:52 PM

On Friday, January 3rd, 2020, a member of the Niagara Regional Police Service Traffic Enforcement Unit observed a blue 2008 Ford F250 pickup truck.  The truck was being operated by a man in the Port Dalhousie area of St. Catharines.

The officer subsequently conducted a traffic stop to determine identify of the driver.  The male driver was identified and found to be criminally prohibited from driving for life.

Craig GROFF (47yrs.) of St. Catharines was arrested and charged with the...

Burial urn stolen in Pelham break and enter

Posted on Friday, January 03, 2020 12:51 PM

Investigators with the 3 District (Welland) detective office are asking for information as they continue to investigate a break and enter that occurred in the Town of Pelham.

The incident was reported to police the evening of January 2, 2020 and is believed to have occurred at some point during the day at a residence in the area of Maple St and Kilman Rd.

Jewelry, as well as a burial urn containing ashes, were stolen from the residence.

The urn is described as a small wooden box made with barn...

5 people facing charges following drug trafficking investigation

Posted on Friday, January 03, 2020 12:07 PM

Since November 2019 members of the 1 District (St. Catharines) and 3 District (Welland) Street Crime Unit have been investigating drug trafficking in St. Catharines, Thorold and Welland.

On Thursday January 2, 2020, with the assistance of the Emergency Task Unit (ETU) search warrants were executed at residences in the area of Port Robinson Rd and Kottmeier Rd in the City of Thorold, Kent St and Regent St in the City of Welland and Fruitland Rd and Arvin Ave in the City of Hamilton.

As a result, investigators...

NRPS Attempting to Locate Missing St. Catharines Woman – Update 1 – Located

Posted on Thursday, January 02, 2020 01:19 PM

Update 1 – January 2, 2020

On January 1, 2020, Huskins was located and is safe.  The NRPS would like to thank the community for their support and efforts to locate her.

 Original Release – December 29, 2020

The Niagara Regional Police Service is currently searching for a missing 20 year old woman from St. Catharines.

Tiffani Huskins was last seen at approximately 1:00AM in the area of Bailey Street and Pelham Road on December 27, 2019 in St. Catharines.

Tiffani is described as: