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Traffic stop leads to drugs suspected to be Fentanyl, Hydromorphone, Cannabis and Cocaine.

NIPISSING WEST OPP CHARGE DRIVER WITH IMPAIRED BY DRUG (WEST NIPISING, ON) – On May 15, 2020 at 12:10 p.m., members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a traffic complaint on Front Street in the Municipality of West Nipissing (Sturgeon Falls). The vehicle was …

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MP Serré on support for businesses during COVID-19 pandemic

Our government has made supporting Canadians a priority during the global COVID-19 pandemic. We are supporting workers and the businesses that employ them. The reality is many local businesses have had their operations negatively impacted due to COVID-19 related closures or have observed a significant reduction in revenues. They have …

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OPP COMMUNITY STREET CRIME UNIT SEIZES $17,000 OF FENTANYL AND CRYSTAL METHAMPHETAMINE

ONE PERSON CHARGED (WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On May 11, 2020 at 10:55 p.m., members of the North East Region (NER) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) with the assistance of officers from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) investigation …

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NIPISSING WEST OPP INVESTIGATES SUDDEN DEATH

On May 2, 2020 at 3:00 p.m., officers from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the West Nipissing Emergency Medical Services (EMS), responded to a report of a possible drowning on Lake Nipissing in the Municipality of West Nipissing (Lavigne). The victim, …

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OPP COMMUNITY STREET CRIME UNIT SEIZES drugs suspected to be Fentanyl, Cocaine & Crystal Methamphetamine

(WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On April 16, 2020 at 10:55 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North East Region (NER) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) conducted a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) investigation on William Street in the Municipality of West Nipissing. Officers seized a quantity of drugs …

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HARASSMENT ON SOCIAL MEDIA RESULTS IN CHARGES FOR WEST NIPISSING RESIDENT

(WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On February 25, 2020, members of the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a complaint from a resident in the Municipality of West Nipissing in regards to being harassed on social media. As a result of the investigation, the accused was arrested on …

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UPDATE TEEN LOCATED IN GOOD HEALTH – WEST NIPISSING OPP SEEKING ASSISTANCE TO LOCATE MISSING TEEN

UPDATE: (MARKSTAY-WARREN, ON) – On April 9, 2020, at 11:15 a.m., members of the Nipissing West (Warren) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a missing person from Hagar, Municipality of Markstay-Warren, Ontario. On April 9, 2020 at 3:30 p.m., officers located Zackery KOSS, age …

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Ontario Providing Relief for Remote Northern Property Taxpayers During COVID-19

Province Deferring Provincial Land Tax Payments for 90 Days TORONTO — During the COVID-19 outbreak, the Ontario government is deferring $15 million in property taxes for people and businesses in parts of Northern Ontario located outside of municipal boundaries. This tax deferral builds on the $10 billion in cash flow …

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SUSPICIOUS PERSON ARRESTED AND CHARGED

 As a result of the investigation, Taylor BLAIS, age 31, of no fixed address, was charged with: (WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On April 3, 2020 at 7:25 p.m., members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a suspicious person at a property …

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NFN Closes Storefront Businesses until April 21, 2020

On April 5, 2020, Nipissing First Nation Chief and Council passed the following motion: Moved by Brian Couchie, Seconded by Corey Goulais that for the safety and well-being of Nipissing First Nation members, and to stop the spread of COVID-19, all businesses on Nipissing First Nation that offer store front …

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