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Pelham man faces more charges

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Pelham man faces more charges

A Pelham man charged with a number of past sex offences by Niagara Regional Police in 2012 faces 14 new charges. In 2012, the sexual assault unit investigated historical sex offences committed against young boys during the 1980’s in Fenwick. That investigation led to the arrest of William (Red) Child, who was charged with a […]

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Drivers charged during speed enforcement blitz

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Drivers charged during speed enforcement blitz

Niagara Regional Police handed out 27 Provincial offence notices during a speed enforcement blitz in Pelham and West Lincoln Thursday. Police said the Special Enforcement Unit operated marked and unmarked vehicles between between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the two municipalities “The goal of the exercise was to educate and slow down the traveling […]

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Workplace fatality at White Meadows Farms

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Workplace fatality at White Meadows Farms

The Ministry of Labour is investigating a workplace fatality that took place Thursday morning at White Meadows Farms in Pelham, said Niagara Regional Police. Police, Niagara EMS paramedics and Pelham Fire Department responded to White Meadows, on Effingham St., at 9:30 a.m. for a 36 year old male struck by a moving concrete block. The […]

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Man assaulted in parking garage

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Man assaulted in parking garage

Niagara Regional Police are investigating an assault that took place Sunday morning in a St. Catharines parking garage. Police said a lone male — described as black, braided/rolled hair with beads, red flat brimmed baseball hat, wearing glasses with no lenses — confronted a male victim at 3 a.m., while brandishing a weapon. The victim […]

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Police warn of bank scam

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Police warn of bank scam

Niagara Regional Police are warning the public and financial institutions that the bank examiner or bank investigator scam is targeting residents in Niagara “In many cases, the suspects target seniors,” said a release from the service’s central fraud unit. The scam operates by having unsolicited callers identify themselves as bank employees, usually a position of […]

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Port Colborne warehouse seized in Project Roadmaster

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Port Colborne warehouse seized in Project Roadmaster

Project Roadmaster, the yearlong investigation into international drug trafficking in southern Ontario, has seen investigators seize $1.2 million dollars worth of cocaine, $250,000 worth of marijuana, $430,000 cash, a 9mm Beretta handgun and two shotguns, 13 offence-related vehicles including a 2005 Ferrari and 1979 Porsche worth an approximate value of $500,000, assorted high value watches […]

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