London man facing six child-pornography related charges

London man facing six child-pornography related charges

A 44-year-old London man is facing six charges in connection with a child-pornography investigation that started last month. On November 28th, London Police Service received information from the U.S. National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children through the RCMP’s National Child Exploitation Coordination Centre and the St. Thomas Police Service that an individual within London […]

The Chatham-Kent Salvation Army needs help to meet $500,000 goal

The Chatham-Kent Salvation Army needs help to meet $500,000 goal

The Salvation Army Chatham-Kent Ministries is struggling to meet their campaign goal this season. Last year the Chatham-Kent community helped them raise $490,000.This year, the campaign goal is set at $500,000.  As of December 13th, they are short $80,000 in the Kettle Campaign and short $166,000 in the mail-out campaign with only 11 days left.“We […]

Man, children taken to hospital after serious crash in Plympton

Man, children taken to hospital after serious crash in Plympton

A man and two children were taken to hospital with significant injuries after two vehicle collided in Plympton Township yesterday evening. Members of the Lambton Ontario Provincial Police attended the intersection of Oil Heritage Road and Churchill Line to investigate the collision at around 6:30 p.m. Police say a pick-up truck was travelling the “right […]

Man charged with selling fake transit passes in Sarnia

Man charged with selling fake transit passes in Sarnia

A 55-year-old man is facing charges after allegedly selling fraudulent Sarnia Tranit passes. The Sarnia Police Service entered into an investigation on December 6th regarding fraudulent City of Sarnia Transit passes being sold by an individual. Police received a description of the suspect along with the first name of “Dan” On December 10th at approximately […]

Man’s body pulled from Detroit River

Man’s body pulled from Detroit River

A body was pulled from Detroit River Friday at around 4:30 p.m. Essex County OPP say the body has been located near the Canadian Coast Guard base at Amherstburg. The deceased has been identified as a 70-year-old Windsor man. Police say the death has been deemed non-suspicious.

Commercial fire in Kingsville

Commercial fire in Kingsville

Ontario Provincial Police and Kingsville Fire Department responded to a commercial fire on Road 3 East Kingsville Monday at approximately 6:30 a.m. Road 3 is currently closed between Spinks Drive and Essex County Road 31.  The road will remain closed until further notice.

Fatal crash in Lakeshore

Fatal crash in Lakeshore

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a fatal rollover crash in Lakeshore last night. The Ontario Provincial Police is currently investigating a single motor vehicle fatal collision in Lakeshore. OPP, Essex Windsor Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Essex County Fire Services responded to the collision  at the intersection of Essex County Road 8 and County Road […]

New exhibit to commemorate the importance of animals to the history of Ontario

New exhibit to commemorate the importance of animals to the history of Ontario

Ontario’s Government opened the new Archives of Ontario’s ANIMALIA: Animals in the Archives exhibit yesterday, demonstrating the important role animals have played in the lives of Ontarians. “Animals have always been a key part of Ontario’s history, helping to shape our past. From pets, to farming and hunting, to service animals, they hold a special place in […]

OPP investigating threat of violence to Middlesex high school

OPP investigating threat of violence to Middlesex high school

Members of the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police responded to an assistance call from a parent of a North Middlesex High School student Monday. OPP say the complainant contacted police after receiving a text message suggesting that unknown persons had planned a violent act at the school. Members of the Middlesex OPP were present at […]

Ontario investing in local tourism

Ontario investing in local tourism

Ontario’s Government is boosting local tourism and economic growth by investing in festivals and events through the Celebrate Ontario 2019 program. The program is now open for applications from festivals and event organizers. Celebrate Ontario is a program that invests in festivals and events of all sizes to attract tourists, create jobs and support the local […]