Arrests Following Break and Enter Investigation in Niagara Falls

Posted on Friday, March 13, 2020 09:42 AM

In February of 2020 uniform officers from the 2 District Niagara Falls office of the Niagara Regional Police Service responded to a number of break and enters to businesses in the city.

The investigation of the break and enters was taken over by detectives from the 2 District Street Crime Unit.

As a result of that investigation, on March 10, 2020, a local man and woman were arrested.

Jason William Perkins (49 years old) of Niagara Falls is charged with the alleged Criminal Code of Canada offences...

2019 Sherwood Park Incident in Grimsby

Posted on Thursday, March 12, 2020 02:17 PM

On December 21, 2019, 8 District Grimsby officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service commenced an investigation into an alleged stranger sexual assault that occurred in Sherwood Park on Hedge Lawn Drive in Grimsby. 

The investigation has been ongoing by detectives from the Sexual Assault Unit. Detectives have determined that there is no concern for public safety from a stranger suspect as it relates to this matter.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111,...

Port Colborne man charged with historic sexual assault

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 08:57 PM

In November of 2019, detectives with the Niagara Regional Police Sexual Assault Unit (SAU) commenced an investigation into allegations of a historic sexual assault.

The investigation has revealed that between 2009 - 2011 a male under the age of 16 was allegedly sexually assaulted in the City of Welland by an adult male.

On Wednesday March 11, 2020 detectives arrested a 64-year-old male as a result of this investigation.

64-year-old Gerard Thibault of the City of Port Colborne is facing the following...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences March 2 to March 8, 2020

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 03:13 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...

Four arrested following Niagara Falls robbery

Posted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 03:38 PM

At approximately 5:00am on Tuesday March 10, 2020 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers were called to the area of Lundy’s Lane and Kalar Rd in the City of Niagara Falls following the report of a robbery.

When officers arrived, they located an adult male who alleged that he was robbed at knifepoint.

Further investigation by officers has revealed the male was confronted by two males and two females in a nearby motel room and had a large sum of currency taken.

No injuries were sustained in the...