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Welland house fire investigation leads to an arson arrest

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Welland house fire investigation leads to an arson arrest

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – On May 15/2020, at approximately 9:20 a.m. emergency services personnel responded to a report of a house fire on Afton Avenue near Lincoln Street East in Welland. On arrival, a home was found to be engulfed in flames.  Welland Fire Services commenced battling the fire. 3 District – […]

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NRPS Guns Gangs Grows Unit investigations result in arrests

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NRPS Guns Gangs Grows Unit investigations result in arrests

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – Since April 2020, members of the Guns, Gangs and Grows Unit and the Opioid Unit with the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) have been investigating the sales of cocaine from two addresses within the City of St. Catharines. During the investigation, Police identified a male responsible for the […]

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Fort Erie man arrested on child pornography charges

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Fort Erie man arrested on child pornography charges

Niagara Regional Police Service 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 Fort Erie residence. In May of 2020, members assigned to the Niagara Regional Police […]

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Welland man arrested for 2019 homicide

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Welland man arrested for 2019 homicide

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – On November 17/2019, 3 District Welland uniform officers from the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) were called to a report of a disturbance in the area of Lincoln Street and Coventry Road in the City of Welland. A 50-year-old man from Welland who had been involved in the […]

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Welland man charged following drug trafficking investigation

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Welland man charged following drug trafficking investigation

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – Charges have been laid following an investigation by detectives with the 3 District (Welland) Street Crime Unit in relation to the illegal sale of fentanyl from a residence in the King St. and Albert St. area of Welland. On May 11/2020, a Welland man was arrested and charged. […]

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Welland man charged following altercation with officers

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Welland man charged following altercation with officers

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – At approximately 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, May 10/2020, 3 District (Welland) uniform officers were called to the area of Niagara Street and 6th Street in Welland regarding a suspected impaired driver. When officers arrived they located a male in the driver’s seat of a parked vehicle.  While officers […]

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