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WEST NIPISSING RESIDENT CHARGED AFTER CUTTING DOWN TREES

(WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On July 24, 2020 at 8:10 a.m., members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a person cutting down public trees on the corner of Queen Street and Main Street in West Nipissing (Sturgeon Falls). Investigation revealed the …

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SEVEN PEOPLE FACING CHARGES AFTER A DRUG WARRANT WAS EXECUTED IN WEST NIPISSING

(WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On July 29, 2020 at approximately 7:00 p.m., members from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) and the Nipissing West Detachment executed a search warrant at a residence on Cache Bay Road in the Municipality of West Nipissing (Sturgeon Falls). Officers seized …

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DRUG WARRANT EXECUTED IN WEST NIPISSING

(WEST NIPISSING, ON) – On July 20, 2020 at approximately 9:30 p.m., members from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) and the Nipissing West Detachment executed a search warrant at a residence on Front Street in the Municipality of West Nipissing (Sturgeon Falls). Officers seized a …

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OPP CHARGE TWO PEOPLE FOR FAILING TO SELF-ISOLATE

On July 9, 2020, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) North Bay Detachment received a call for assistance from the Public Health Agency of Canada. Officers were requested to complete a compliance check under the Quarantine Act in East Ferris Township. Officers began an investigation and found that the persons subject …

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Nearly All Businesses and Public Spaces to Reopen in Stage 3

Public Gatherings Will Increase in Size as the Province Continues its Path to Economic Recovery TORONTO — The Ontario government announced nearly all businesses and public spaces will reopen in Stage 3 of the province’s reopening framework with public health and workplace safety measures and restrictions in place. As Ontario …

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UPDATE – Corinne Kelly has been located. – OPP SEEKING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE TO LOCATE MISSING PERSON

UPDATE – Corinne Kelly has been located. (NIPISSING WEST, ON) – On July 3, 2020 at approximately 6:39 p.m., members of the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to investigate a missing person. Corinne KELLY, age 59, of Sturgeon Falls was last seen the morning …

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ARREST RELATED TO BANCROFT AREA GROW OP – 19 YEARS LATER

Fugitive Located In West Nipissing (BANCROFT, ON) – An accused person, wanted in connection with an incident nearly two decades ago near Bancroft, has been arrested in northeastern Ontario. On June 2, 2001 members of the Bancroft Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) executed a series of search warrants at …

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NIPISSING WEST OPP INVESTIGATES FATAL COLLISION

On June 4, 2020 at approximately 6:15 p.m., members from the Nipissing West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with West Nipissing Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and West Nipissing Fire Services responded to a two vehicle collision on Highway 17, near Mosquito Creek Road, in the Municipality of …

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West Nipissing town council scraps plan to control smell of legal cannabis

Several councillors want to see provincial or federal governments handle cannabis odours. West Nipissing has decided not to outlaw the smell of legally grown cannabis. Municipal council voted down a proposed bylaw Tuesday night that would have required anyone growing cannabis to control the odour. “People are going to have …

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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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