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Thunder Bay, Ont., police chief faces criminal charges

ORILLIA, Ont. – The police chief of a northwestern Ontario city is facing charges following a five-month investigation into alleged criminal wrongdoing.

Ontario Provincial Police say J.P. 128 more words


Veteran OPP officer charged with sexual assault in 'domestic' investigation

An Eastern Ontario OPP officer has been arrested and charged with criminal harassment and two counts of sexual assault in an ongoing “domestic” investigation by the force’s professional standards bureau. 76 more words

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OPP identify Winnipeg boy, 9, who drowned in Rushing River Provincial Park

Drowning was the cause of death of an 9-year-old Winnipeg boy who died over the weekend, according to an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) news release. 122 more words


Manitoba man charged after 2-year-old taken from northern Ontario town prompting AMBER Alert

A Manitoba man has been charged with multiple offences after a two-year-old girl was briefly missing from a northern Ontario home, prompting police to issue an AMBER Alert. 199 more words


SIU investigating incident involving Perth OPP in St. Marys

The Special Investigations Unit is investigating an incident in St. Marys after a man who had been arrested sustained injuries.

Perth OPP arrested a man before 1 a.m. 76 more words


Ontario police force looking to GPS darts as alternative to dangerous pursuits

TORONTO – High-speed car chases could soon be a thing of the past for Ontario’s provincial police.

The force says it has launched a pilot project that will test the use of laser-aimed darts armed with GPS technology to help track fleeing cars. 155 more words


OPP probing fatal crash on Highway 6 in Hamilton

One man is dead and two other people are in hospital following a two-vehicle crash on the Hamilton Mountain.

OPP Sergeant Kerry Schmidt says it happened around 1:30 p.m.  142 more words