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Arrest warrants out for assault suspects

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Arrest warrants out for assault suspects

Niagara Regional Police have arrest warrants out for two suspects after a man was assaulted in St. Catharines Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 11:47 p.m. Police said the assault took place in an apartment complex¬†on Lake St., where a 37 year old man suffered minor injuries after being assaulted by two suspects armed with a weapon. […]

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Niagara Regional Police briefs

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Niagara Regional Police briefs

Robbery in Niagara Falls A 38 year old Niagara Falls man was arrested and charged with robbery and personate peace officer, said Niagara Regional Police. At 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, police were called to McLeod Rd. and Ailanthus Ave., in Niagara Falls, to investigate a report of a robbery. ¬† An investigation revealed that […]

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NRP ice dive training on Welland Recreational Canal

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NRP ice dive training on Welland Recreational Canal

Anyone driving by the Welland Recreational Waterway around the Lincoln Street Docks may have noticed activity out on the ice Thursday Feb. 16. The Niagara Regional Police dive unit was conducting some ice dive training on the canal, putting some of it’s newer divers under the ice for the first time. The Niagara Regional Police […]

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Falls couple busted for drugs

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Falls couple busted for drugs

Valentine’s Day wasn’t so happy for a Niagara Falls couple, alleged to be mobile drug dealers, as Niagara Regional Police street crime detectives arrested them when they left their home. Police said they had observed days of suspected mobile drug transactions throughout Niagara Falls by the couple, and a controlled drugs and substances act search […]

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OPP helicopter struck by laser

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OPP helicopter struck by laser

On Monday Feb. 13, 2017 at 9:30 p.m., an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) helicopter was participating in a training exercise with OPP specialty teams in the Elgin County area of Southern Ontario when it was struck with a laser while in flight. The flight crew responded appropriately to avoid the laser strike preventing any permanent […]

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Project High Flyer nabs speeders

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Project High Flyer nabs speeders

In a four day period, the Niagara Regional Police Traffic Enforcement Unit issued 36 tickets as part of project High Flyer. The project focuses on drivers who are speeding in excess of 30 km/h over the posted speed limit, and while West Lincoln has been one of the main areas, police have also carried out […]

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