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SIU clears officer in fatal incident

SIU clears officer in fatal incident

On Oct. 4, 2018, Niagara Regional Police Service officers were dispatched to the Burgoyne Bridge after being notified that a 19-year-old male had threatened to jump from the bridge
12 charged with impaired last week

12 charged with impaired last week

The alleged offences occurred between Sept. 2 and 8 in the Niagara Region
Two wanted in connection with sex trafficking

Two wanted in connection with sex trafficking

Detectives from the Niagara Regional Police Service are appealing to members of the public in the Niagara area and Greater Toronto Area for assistance in locating two wanted men
Niagara Falls man charged with impaired following Highway 401 single-vehicle crash

Niagara Falls man charged with impaired following Highway 401 single-vehicle crash

Police report that the vehicle lost control and was upside down against the center median
Police appeal for witnesses to St. Catharines car fire

Police appeal for witnesses to St. Catharines car fire

Police say the fire was started around 1:30 a.m. at the rear of a Roehampton Ave. apartment complex
Police investigate after shots fired into Niagara-on-the-Lake residence

Police investigate after shots fired into Niagara-on-the-Lake residence

No injuries reported in what police believe is a targeted shooting
Search warrants executed in Thorold lead to cocaine with a street value of $100,000 and three arrests

Search warrants executed in Thorold lead to cocaine with a street value of $100,000 and three arrests

Two guns and roughly $105,000 in cash were also found
Police exercise 'abundance of caution' after suspicious package reported in Niagara Falls

Police exercise 'abundance of caution' after suspicious package reported in Niagara Falls

Intersection at Victoria Avenue and Simcoe Street closed as Explosive Disposal Unit investigated
Warrant issued for woman accused of stealing from senior in palliative care

Warrant issued for woman accused of stealing from senior in palliative care

Police believe the suspect, Nassim F. Eronn, was employed by a care agency, working in the victim's home at the time of the offence
Vehicle believed to be involved in dragging of officer during traffic stop located

Vehicle believed to be involved in dragging of officer during traffic stop located

The officer has been released from hospital