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Recent fatalities on the water prompt OPP to issue warning

Recent fatalities on the water prompt OPP to issue warning

Deaths underscore the importance of wearing a life jacket, especially early in the season when water temperatures are frigid and hypothermia can set in quickly
Police issue reminder to off-road vehicle owners

Police issue reminder to off-road vehicle owners

Operators of off-road motor vehicles are reminded that they are not allowed on public lands and private property without express consent by the land manager/owner, police say
Thorold resident among 17 charged with impaired-related driving offences

Thorold resident among 17 charged with impaired-related driving offences

These offences took place between April 20 and May 3, 2020
Careless driving charge laid in serious car crash in Grimsby

Careless driving charge laid in serious car crash in Grimsby

The investigation is ongoing
Niagara Falls man accused of sexually exploiting children

Niagara Falls man accused of sexually exploiting children

Niagara Regional Police Service's Internet Child Exploitation Unit investigation began in April 2020
Niagara-on-the-Lake man charged after 'suspicious failed business arrangement'

Niagara-on-the-Lake man charged after 'suspicious failed business arrangement'

This followed an investigation from October 2019
Two face drug trafficking charges after Fort Erie stolen vehicle stopped

Two face drug trafficking charges after Fort Erie stolen vehicle stopped

Search of vehicle results in seizure of $1,000 worth of drugs, drug paraphernalia and $500 in cash
Fort Erie school vandalized

Fort Erie school vandalized

It was determined three persons entered onto school property and discharged a fire extinguisher under a door
OPP investigation leads to fraud charges for Niagara Falls resident

OPP investigation leads to fraud charges for Niagara Falls resident

The investigation revealed that that fraud occurred over a span of several months near Guelph
Thorold driver facing impaired and drug charges after crash in St. Catharines

Thorold driver facing impaired and drug charges after crash in St. Catharines

Two people were taken to hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries