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NRPS says “No Excuses. No Hot Pets.”

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NRPS says “No Excuses. No Hot Pets.”

With the hot weather arriving, the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) along with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) are reminding people not to leave their pets in cars. Parked cars can quickly reach deadly temperatures, even on relatively mild days with the car parked in the shade and the […]

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NRPS seeking info after St. Catharines robbery

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NRPS seeking info after St. Catharines robbery

On Thursday June 15, 2017, at approximately 3:25 am, a Robbery occurred at the Big Bee Variety Store, located at 134 Lake St., in the city of St. Catharines. The lone suspect entered the store with a weapon and demanded money and cigarettes from the clerk. The suspect was last observed fleeing the scene on […]

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Two arrested after St.Catharines robbery

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Two arrested after St.Catharines robbery

During the early morning hours of Monday June 12, 2017 members of the Niagara Regional Police Service responded to a residential address in the City of St.Catharines in response to a robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival, uniform officers located the victim who advised that they had been robbed by two males at a […]

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Drowning at Sherkston Shores

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Drowning at Sherkston Shores

On Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at approximately 5:00 pm, Niagara Regional Police responded to a call for assistance at Sherkston Shores Beach Resort in Port Colborne. The response was for a person in the water in possible distress approximately 200 yards from shore. Several agencies including the Niagara Regional Police, Port Colborne Fire Department, Port […]

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Two arrested for Sherkston Shores golf cart theft

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Two arrested for Sherkston Shores golf cart theft

On Tuesday, June 13, 2017, Niagara Regional Police arrested two Burlington residents for stealing a motorized golf cart from a summer residence at Sherkston Shores Beachfront Resort. At 5:30 am, a resident in the area reported a suspicious vehicle in the area of Sherkston Shores.¬†Uniform offficers from Port Colborne¬†attended and located a stolen golf cart […]

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Drugs & cash seized in Welland bust

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Drugs & cash seized in Welland bust

In the spring of 2017 members of the Niagara Regional Police Welland Street Crime Unit commenced an investigation into the alleged sale and distribution of cocaine in the Niagara Region by Salvatore “Sammy” Lamacchia. Throughout the investigation, behaviour was observed consistent with drug trafficking. As a result, Salvatore Lamacchia was arrested on June 12th, 2017 […]

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