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Grimsby Man Arrested for Child Pornography

A 68-year-old Grimsby man has been arrested on child pornography charges. In January 2018, members of the Niagara Regional Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (I.C.E.) Unit began an investigation into the online exploitatio ...

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Man arrested in Beamsville following a foot pursuit

A Lincoln man was arrested Wednesday (March 7)morning after a foot pursuit in a Beamsville neighbourhood. About 7:15 am, 8 District – Grimsby uniform officers responded to the area of Alexandra Avenue and Dennis Avenue in Be ...

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NYE RIDE nets zero alcohol-related charges

Niagara Regional Police conducted RIDE checkpoints around Niagara Region on New Years Eve with zero DUI charges being laid. Members of the Niagara Regional Police conducted RIDE checkpoints within the Cities of Welland and Niagara ...

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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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Police seek assistance in Grimsby Road rage incident

Saturday, Aug. 12 at approximately 9:30 pm the victim was travelling westbound on Lake Street in the Town of Grimsby near Baker Road. The suspect vehicle began to follow the victim and was tailgating him as he continued westbound. ...

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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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Fraud suspect arrested in Grimsby

Tuesday, February 9, Niagara Regional Police were contacted by a financial institution in the Town of Grimsby regarding a male who was suspected of using fraudulent identification to open up a bank account at their branch. Police ...

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Smithville CIBC robbed

Niagara Regional Police are investigating a Friday morning bank robbery at Smithville’s CIBC branch. The unknown male suspect entered the CIBC bank at approximately 10:40 am with his face disguised and approached the teller ...

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Serious collision on Victoria Avenue sends one person to hospital

Today (Wednesday, Dec. 23) at about 10:30 am, a motor vehicle was being driven southbound on Victoria Avenue in Lincoln at a high rate of speed. The vehicle passed two other vehicles traveling in the same direction, but lost contr ...

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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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