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Police arrest three men for Vineland robbery

Three men have been apprehended after Hopkins IDA in Vineland was robbed Monday afternoon.   At about 2:30 pm the Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) received a 911 call that the King Street pharmacy was being robbed.  Uni ...

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St Catharines Contractor Charged With Fraud

A St. Catharines contractor has been charged with multiple counts of fraud after months of investigation. In February 2016, Niagara Regional Police Central Fraud Unit began a lengthy investigation into complaints regarding a St Ca ...

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Beamsville LCBO robbed at gunpoint

Beamsville’s LCBO outlet was robbed at gunpoint Monday, June 27. Just after 7 pm, a male suspect entered the LCBO store. The suspect approached the cash register pretending to make a purchase and brandished a firearm while deman ...

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NRP officers get SIU recognition

Two Niagara Regional Police officers have been commended by the Ontario Special Investigations Unit for their attempts to save a Vineland woman in July of last year. Const. Phil Sheldon, who received serious, permanent burns, and ...

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Grimsby CIBC robbed Saturday

Saturday, Dec. 12, at about 3:15 p.m. Niagara Regional Police Service were called the CIBC Grimsby branch for a reported robbery. During the investigation, police were able to obtain an image of the suspect. He is described as a w ...

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Niagara Falls firefighter, Lincoln resident killed trying to save his dog

Investigation ongoing ...

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Second tampering of Halloween candy discovered

Sunday, Nov. 1, Niagara Regional Police Service issued a media release warning to parents regarding the discovery of what appeared to be a razor blade located within a candy bar received from “trick or treating” in th ...

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Utility scam targets Grimsby Power customers

The Niagara Regional Police Service is warning businesses of a scam that is targeting local businesses. Businesses are being contacted and advised that they have an overdue balance with Grimsby Power, and if payment is not made im ...

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Police Report — Impaired driver’s blood-alcohol level over five times legal limit

Saturday, March 14, at 4:45 p.m. on Fly Rd at Mountain Road in the Town of Lincoln a Chevrolet Aveo rear-ended another vehicle and then fled the scene. Shortly afterwards police were on routine patrol in the Town of Grimsby when t ...

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