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Two men turn themselves in following violent attack in downtown Kingston

A Kingston man and a man from Barrie have been arrested and charged after turning themselves in at Kingston Police Headquarters nearly two weeks after their alleged involvement in a violent attack that left two victims injured. The altercation took place at a residence on Frontenac Street, just north of

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Multiple people sent to hospital following accident involving shuttle bus, tractor on Wolfe Island

Update (Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021 at 3:22 p.m.): The Ontario Provincial Police have confirmed that the spraying arm of a tractor pierced through the Wolfe Island shuttle bus in an accident that is currently under investigation. The arm of the tractor went through the front windshield of the bus on

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Kingston Police seek witnesses after collision sends cyclist to hospital

A collision involving a single vehicle and a cyclist, which resulted in the closure of John Counter Boulevard for over seven hours and the cyclist being taken to hospital, remains an open and active investigation, according to Kingston Police. The incident occurred at approximately 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jun. 19,

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Novelis employee succumbs to injuries after workplace incident

An employee at the Novelis plant in Kingston has passed away after a workplace incident, which occurred on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jun. 9, 2021. Just before 2 p.m. that day, Kingston Fire and Rescue and Frontenac Paramedic Services were alerted of a rescue taking place at the plant. According

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SIU finds no wrongdoing after suspect sustains dog bites in Odessa arrest

Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), Joseph Martino, has determined an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) dog handler did not commit a criminal offence after a suspect sustained injuries during his arrest in the summer of 2020. On Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, the SIU released their findings in the case

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Update: Suspect in Ford Street assaults facing multiple charges

Update (Friday, Sept. 25, 2020) Kingstonist has learned the identity of the suspect involved in the serious assault and subsequent standoff on Ford Street, which took place on Wednesday, Sept 23, 2020. According to witnesses on the scene and subsequent follow up investigation, the suspect behind the incident is Mitchell

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Kingston man taken to hospital following dog attack

Kingston Police are asking anyone with information regarding a dog attack to contact them, as the owners of the offending dog have not been identified. The incident occurred on Thursday, Mar. 26, 2020, when, at approximately 9:45 p.m., a man was attacked by a tan pitbull. The man and his

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Collins Bay Institution on lockdown following second inmate assault in a week

A lockdown has been put in place to allow for a search at Collins Bay Institution following the assault of an inmate at the correctional facility. According to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), the lockdown was put in place in the medium-security unit of the Institution at approximately 9:30

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Inmate sent to hospital after assault at Collins Bay Institution

An inmate at Collins Bay Institution has been taken to an outside hospital for treatment after an assault, according to the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC). At approximately 10:45 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, the inmate in question was found to have been the victim of an assault in

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Man arrested after striking partner with drinking glass

An argument between two males involved in a relationship resulted in charges after the argument became physical and sent one male to hospital. According to Kingston Police, the incident occurred on the afternoon of Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, when the accused man and the male victim began arguing in their

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Male in custody following collision on Sir John A Macdonald Boulevard

One driver was taken to hospital with injuries, while another driver was tracked down by the Kingston Police K-9 Unit following a two-vehicle collision on Sir John A. Macdonald Boulevard on the morning of Monday, Jun. 24, 2019. The T-bone collision, which occurred at the intersection of Sir John A

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Kingston athletes to compete for Canada at 2019 Warrior Games in Tampa

  Three athletes from Kingston will be representing Canada at the 2019 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games from Friday, June 21, 2019 to Sunday, June 30, 2019 in Tampa Bay, Florida. Created in 2010, the Warrior Games were designed to introduce wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans

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