Home » Archives by category » Emergency services (Page 209)

Camper fire under investigation

Comments Off on Camper fire under investigation
Camper fire under investigation

An RV camper fire Friday night in Port Colborne is under investigation by the city’s fire prevention officer. The fire was reported by a passerby just after 10 p.m. and Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services were quickly on scene. When firefighters arrived at the corner of Elm St. and Rosedale Ave. they found an […]

Continue reading …

Police seize drugs and money in raid

Comments Off on Police seize drugs and money in raid
Police seize drugs and money in raid

Niagara Regional Police seized more than $15,000 worth of drugs and money and arrested and charged two people after a raid on a Pelham apartment Wednesday. In early January police started to receive information about a man selling controlled substances throughout Niagara. On Wednesday, a controlled drug and substances act search warrant was executed on […]

Continue reading …

Police seeking to ID suspects

Comments Off on Police seeking to ID suspects
Police seeking to ID suspects

Niagara Regional Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two males involved in a suspected theft from the Welland WalMart Wednesday, January 8. Police said two male suspects entered the electronics department, selected items and left the store without paying for the merchandise. The incident took place at 4:47 p.m. and police are […]

Continue reading …

Niagara Regional Police make arrests at checkpoints

Comments Off on Niagara Regional Police make arrests at checkpoints
Niagara Regional Police make arrests at checkpoints

Niagara Regional Police made one arrest for drug possession and another for alcohol impairment at RIDE checkpoints in Niagara Falls Saturday, Feb. 8. Police had checkpoints set up in the city and Chippawa, and stopped about 450 vehicles. Of those, 14 drivers were required to provide breath samples. Twelve Provincial Offence Notices were issued by […]

Continue reading …

No impaired drivers arrested say Niagara Regional Police

Comments Off on No impaired drivers arrested say Niagara Regional Police
No impaired drivers arrested say Niagara Regional Police

  More than 400 vehicles were stopped by Niagara Regional Police at RIDE checkpoints in Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake on Super Bowl Sunday. Police, in a release, said no impaired drivers were arrested at either checkpoint. Earlier in the day though, at a checkpoint in St. Catharines, five drivers underwent breathalyzer exams, but none were found […]

Continue reading …

Niagara Regional Police to conduct RIDE checkpoints

Comments Off on Niagara Regional Police to conduct RIDE checkpoints
Niagara Regional Police to conduct RIDE checkpoints

Niagara Regional Police will be out in full force with R.I.D.E. checkpoints throughout the region on Super Bowl Sunday. In a release, police said impaired driving is still the leading cause of criminal death in Canada. “Impaired motorists place everyone’s safety at risk by drinking and driving on Ontario roads and highways with thousands of […]

Continue reading …