(LONGLAC, ON) – On February 5, 2020, at approximately 9:48 a.m., officers on patrol from the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on a motor vehicle in the Town of Longlac, Ontario.
An investigation by police resulted in the seizure of a quantity of methamphetamine and other drugs as well as the driver being arrested for impaired operation of a motor vehicle.
Police have charged 30-year-old Jenny JACOBS from Geraldton, Ontario with the following offences:
- Operation of a Conveyance While Impaired- Blood Drug Concentration contrary to Section 320.14(1)(c) of the Criminal Code.
- Possession of a Schedule I Substance for the Purposes of Trafficking contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.
- Possession of a Schedule II Substance contrary to Section 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.
- Possession of a Schedule III Substance contrary to Section 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.
- Two counts of Failure to Comply with Release Order contrary to Section 145(5)(a) of the Criminal Code.
The accused made a brief court appearance from the Greenstone Detachment by video on February 6, 2020, and was remanded into custody pending a bail hearing.
Motorists who drive impaired by alcohol or drugs are subject to driver’s licence suspensions, fines, vehicle impoundments, criminal records and increased insurance costs.
The OPP is committed to safety for all who utilize Ontario’s roadways. Members of the public are urged to report Impaired Driving by calling 911 in emergency situations. Complaints of impaired, aggressive or careless driving can also be made by calling 1-888-310-1122.
History, article dated September 18th, 2019.
(GREENSTONE, ON) – Officers with the Greenstone Ontario Provincial Police detachment investigated after reports of an assault had made their way to them.
29-year-old Jenny Jacobs found herself back behind bars this morning, as she was arrested and held in custody to appear for bail, for a second time this week.
Her Worship, Justice of the Peace Zelda Kitchekeesic was presiding along with Crown Attorney Manon Arbour and a duty counsel lawyer. Her new charges are:
- Assault with a weapon (toy car).
Just a few days ago she appeared in a Thunder Bay bail court via video link from the Greenstone OPP detachment for similar charges:
- Breaching probation.
- Failing to comply with bail conditions.
After some discussions, the Crown and duty counsel determine that she is not going to be granted release today. She is ordered to remain in custody until her next court date, which is this Friday. She is likely to be released before the beer store closes on Friday.