SIU investigating officer involved shooting in St. Catharines

Posted on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 08:41 PM

At approximately 4:30pm on Tuesday December 31, 2019 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers were called to the area of Rykert St and Edith St in the City of St. Catharines following the report of a male armed with a knife.

When officers arrived on scene, an altercation ensued during which the male was shot.  The 56-year-old male has been transported to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

The SIU has been contacted and has invoked their investigative mandate. 

Hamilton woman charged following NOTL parking lot incident

Posted on Monday, December 30, 2019 04:11 PM


A Hamilton woman is facing charges following an investigation into an altercation that occurred in a Niagara on the Lake Parking lot December 26, 2019.

The incident was reported to 2 District (Niagara Falls/Niagara on the Lake) uniform officers on December 26, 2019.  Subsequent investigation revealed that there was an altercation between two females over a parking spot at the Niagara on the Lake Outlet Mall.

An investigation by uniform officers along with detectives with 2 District detective...

St. Catharines NRPS Officers Investigating Connected Crimes.

Posted on Monday, December 30, 2019 02:03 PM

On Sunday December 29, 2019, uniform officers from the 1 District St. Catharines office of the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were called to a building complex on Scott Street in the north end of St. Catharines.

Officers attended 99A Scott Street for a report of a residential break and enter.  The address is a multi-unit residence. The investigation determined that on December 29, 2019, at approximately 3:30AM the suspects entered the premise and stole property from onsite storage lockers. ...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences December 9 to December 29, 2019

Posted on Monday, December 30, 2019 12:18 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...

NRPS Attempting to Locate Missing St. Catharines Woman

Posted on Sunday, December 29, 2019 09:39 AM

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:

  • Caucasian, under 5' tall, 120lbs
  • Highlighted brown shoulder length hair

Tiffani was last seen wearing black pants, a red shirt and a burgundy and white coat.

The Police and Tiffani's family are concerned for her welfare and...