Male from St. Catharines arrested on child pornography charges

Male from St. Catharines arrested on child pornography charges

Niagara Regional Police press release – In April of 2020, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service’s Internet Child Exploitation (I.C.E.) commenced an investigation into the sexual exploitation of children. The investigation into the child exploitation material led to a St. Catharines residence. In September of 2020, members assigned to the Niagara Regional Police Service’s […]

Brock NCO director awarded funding to study agribusiness

Brock NCO director awarded funding to study agribusiness

Brock University press release – In Charles Conteh’s vision of Niagara, the region’s agriculture industry has launched into the world of automation and robotics technology, taking an already flourishing sector to new heights. Niagara — and all of Ontario — has the potential to be an agricultural powerhouse, says the Associate Professor of Political Science […]

Niagara 2021 Canada Summer Games postponed

Niagara 2021 Canada Summer Games postponed

Niagara 2021 Canada Summer Games press release – The Canada Games Council (CGC) and the 2021 Canada Games Host Society, after consulting with the Niagara Region, the Province of Ontario and the Federal Government, have made the difficult decision to postpone next year’s Niagara 2021 Canada Summer Games. The Games were originally scheduled to take […]

Canadian lung cancer prediction model proves effective at identifying at-risk African-Americans

Canadian lung cancer prediction model proves effective at identifying at-risk African-Americans

Brock University press release – The answer to reducing racial disparities in the occurrence of lung cancer could be found in a Canadian prediction model. A Brock University-designed lung cancer prediction model has been found to be more effective at identifying African-Americans who should be screened for lung cancer than what is currently available in […]

Significant funding approved for playground accessibility

Significant funding approved for playground accessibility

City of St. Catharines press release – St. Catharines City Council has approved a recommendation to match funding from the Rotary Club of St. Catharines to the tune of $95,000, towards making Happy Rolph’s Animal Farm playground the most accessible in St. Catharines. Nestled along the shore of Lake Ontario, Happy Rolph’s Animal Farm is […]

Officers looking to identify suspects in relation to Welland break & enter

Officers looking to identify suspects in relation to Welland break & enter

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – On September 9, 2020, at 12:22 a.m. members of the 3 District (Welland) Uniform Patrol responded to a break and enter at Jean Vanier High School, located at 620 River Road in the city of Welland. Investigation revealed a 10-foot aluminum break valued at $4000.00 dollars was stolen […]