St. Catharines Male Charged with Sexual Offences Against a Child

Posted on Friday, November 05, 2021 12:17 AM

In January of 2017, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service's Child Abuse Unit (CAU) commenced an investigation into the allegation of sexual assault of a female victim under the age of 16.

During the investigation, the CAU detectives determined the suspect was a taxi driver and would transport children under the age of 16, to and from school.  The offences are alleged to have occurred in the Niagara Region between April 2016 and May 2016.

As a result of the investigation, detectives...

Public Release – Criminal Impaired Driving Offences – October 25, 2021 to October 31, 2021

Posted on Thursday, November 04, 2021 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...

Off-Road Vehicles Damage City Parks in Niagara Falls

Posted on Thursday, November 04, 2021 09:25 AM

On October 31st, 2021, two parks located in the area of Sodom Road and Mann Street, in the City of Niagara Falls sustained damage by off-road vehicles.  Damage to the open field grass area is estimated to be in excess of $10,000 dollars.

Detectives from the 2 District Criminal Investigative Branch have obtained photographs of the suspects and are appealing to the public to assist in the identity of the off-road vehicle operators.

Suspect #1

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