Mobile drug dealer arrested

Mobile drug dealer arrested

Niagara Regional Police arrested a mobile drug dealer in the parking lot of a Canadian Tire Store in St. Catharines Wednesday. In a release, police said over the past week members of the St. Catharines Street Crime Unit were investigating a male for selling drugs from his vehicle. Antonio Charles, 28, was arrested as he […]

Three charged in bomb threat

Three charged in bomb threat

Three St. Catharines youths were arrested by Niagara Regional Police after a bomb threat was made against Sir Winston Secondary School. Police said staff at Sir Winston received a call at 1:30 p.m. indicating that a bomb was inside the school. “The school was immediately placed into a lockdown while emergency services responded. A search […]

Book sale helps spay and neuter programs

Book sale helps spay and neuter programs

Pick up a great read and help animals at the same time at Niagara Spay Neuter Assistance Program’s upcoming giant book sale. NSNAP assists with spay and neuter programs throughout the region including Port Colborne, and works with veterinary offices region wide. Funds raised from the book sale will go towards those programs. Books at […]

Fourth person charged with murder of Niagara Falls man

Fourth person charged with murder of Niagara Falls man

A missing person’s case turned into a homicide investigation with Niagara Regional Police laying murder charges against four Niagara Falls residents. On Sunday and Monday, police arrested and charged 20-year-old Victoria Harvey, 25-year-old Brad MacGarvie, and 29 year-old Duran Wilson with the first-degree of 49-year-old Alexander Fraser, also of Niagara Falls. A fourth person, 25-year-old […]

Body identified by police

Body identified by police

Niagara Regional Police have identified the body of man found in a ditch in St. Catharines on Thursday as that of 50-year-old Vlado Rukavina. Rukavina, of St. Catharines, was found when police and Niagara EMS responded to the call on Lakeshore Rd., west of Read Rd., just after noon. The road was temporarily blocked off […]

High speed drivers nabbed by police

High speed drivers nabbed by police

The Niagara Regional Police Special Enforcement Unit issued 10 traffic court summons, two provincial offences notices and a three day suspension, during a seven hour period this past week. Police said during the time frame, December 23 to 24, two separate incidents had drivers observed traveling at speeds of more than 50km/hr over the speed […]