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Four arrests made for drone use, drug smuggling at Collins Bay Institution

The Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, led by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), have arrested four people in connection with the use of a drone to smuggle contraband into Collins Bay Institution. The lengthy investigation, under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch and the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC),

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Two arrested, drone seized near Collins Bay Institution

Two individuals from Quebec have been arrested and charged after police intercepted a drone shipment of contraband at Collins Bay Institution, according to the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). At approximately 4 a.m. on Tuesday, Mar. 24, 2020, members of the OPP-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad, Kingston Police, and the Correctional

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Drugs, tobacco, weapons seized after suspected drone drops at Collins Bay Institution

According to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), staff at Collins Bay Institution seized multiple packages containing contraband and unauthorized items during the first week of February. The packages were seized within the perimeter of the medium-security unit, and are suspected to be the result of drone drops, CSC said

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Additional charges laid following drone interception at Collins Bay Institution

After authorities successfully intercepted a shipment of contraband at Collins Bay Institution, the Ontario Provincial Police held a press conference at the Institution. on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 to disclose what contraband was seized, as well as subsequent arrests and charges. The shipment of contraband was intercepted on at approximately

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CSC suspect drone dropped drugs, weapons at Collins Bay Institution

Correctional Service Canada (CSC) is crediting “the vigilance of staff members” after a package containing contraband was seized at Collins Bay Institution. According to CSC package entered the facility through a “suspected drone drop,” and the package was seized by staff at approximately 7:10 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019.

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