Day: February 11, 2019

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(VIDEO) Highway 17 Armed Robbery Caught on Camera

(VIDEO) Highway 17 Armed Robbery Caught on Camera

(MISSISSAUGA FIRST NATION, ON)- On Saturday February 9, 2019, a member from Mississauga First Nation Police Service with the assistance from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Sault Ste Marie OPP Canine Unit and the OPP Forensic Identification Services (FIS) Unit responded to an armed robbery that took place at a cigarette store on...

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Thunder Bay Police Service Patrol Snow Trails

Thunder Bay Police Service Patrol Snow Trails

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service continued conducting snowmobile patrols over this past weekend, patrolling in the area of Highway 61 and Loch Lomond Road. Police stopped and spoke with more than 20 riders throughout the day. Officers were checking for safe driving habits, sobriety and ensuring riders had proper documentation and insurance....

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HIGHWAY 17 FATAL COLLISION: Numerous vehicles involved

HIGHWAY 17 FATAL COLLISION: Numerous vehicles involved

(KENORA, ON) – At approximately 2:30 pm. the Kenora Ontario Provincial Police(OPP) responded to a Motor Vehicle Collision involving multiple vehicles. Highway 17 at highway 596 intersection is where the collision is said to have occurred. Police say this collision resulted in the Kenora bypass being shut down to all lanes of traffic. The OPP...

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Police Presence on West Francis – Forensics Unit On Scene

Police Presence on West Francis – Forensics Unit On Scene

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service are holding the scene of an incident on the south side of town today. Multiple police cruisers were on location in the 100 block of West Francis since at least 6:00 am this morning. The forensics unit was also on location. The forensics unit is often utilized...

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Police Rescue 43 Human Trafficking Victims, Charges Coming

Police Rescue 43 Human Trafficking Victims, Charges Coming

(BARRIE, ON) – Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Barrie Police Service, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and community-based agencies have released more details of a labour human trafficking investigation with connections to central and eastern Ontario. Since 2018, police began investigating information that suggested Mexican-born workers were being trafficked and/or defrauded by a cleaning company based...

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Double South Side Stabbing, Scary Sherry Suspected

Double South Side Stabbing, Scary Sherry Suspected

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A double stabbing on the south side of town erupted this morning in a residential neighbourhood. The double stabbing took place at a residence in the 200 block of Amelia Street West earlier today. Two people were stabbed and we have been told one victim took a stab to the chest,...

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Caregiver charged after resident dies in the bath.

Caregiver charged after resident dies in the bath.

(NORTH BAY, ON) – On July 12, 2018, North Bay Police Service requested the assistance of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North Bay Detachment with a death investigation at a residential home in the City of North Bay, Ontario. On July 9, 2018, a 54-year-old female resident died while being bathed. The OPP has charged...

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Jake Kesey’s Corner – Cat Lake Housing

Jake Kesey’s Corner – Cat Lake Housing

(OPINION) – Good Afternoon there Thunder Bay, Recently in the news across Canada, the housing crisis in Cat Lake First Nations has been brought to light. Folks from coast to coast are seeing the images of children afflicted by black mould and I’ll be honest even for a dead soul like me they’re pretty hard to...

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Police Investigate Poop Incident, One Arrest Has Been Made.

Police Investigate Poop Incident, One Arrest Has Been Made.

(TIMMINS, ON) – The Timmins Police Service responded to a call for service early this morning where it is alleged a suspect smeared human excrement onto the front door of a Fifth Avenue residence, stemming from an ongoing dispute amongst neighbors. Based on preliminary findings at the scene, a suspect was identified and located a short...

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Drug Dealing, Assault and a Breach of Bail Conditions.

Drug Dealing, Assault and a Breach of Bail Conditions.

(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) – SIOUX LOOKOUT OPP ARREST ALLEGED DRUG DEALER FOR BREACHING BAIL CONDITION AND COMMITTING ASSAULT. A 21 year old EMERY SOUTHWIND appeared by telephone in W.A.S.H. (Weekend And Statutory Holiday) Court on Sunday February 10, 2019 from the Sioux Lookout OPP Station. His Worship, Bernard Caron is presiding. Federal Crown Ron Poirier is...