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OPP charge two impaired drivers in Napanee over the weekend

Officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) charged two men with impaired driving in the Napanee area over the weekend. At approximately 11 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, OPP officers responded to a report of an erratic driver that was travelling

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Community dismayed by displays of misogyny, rape culture during Queen’s homecoming

Queen’s University and community organizations have issued a statement condemning the misogynistic signs painted on bed sheets and displayed on student houses during the University’s Homecoming weekend, Friday, Oct. 15 to Sunday, Oct. 17, 202. The incidents happened when Queen’s official homecoming celebrations were held virtually for the second year

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OPP investigating mischief at Napanee Fairgrounds

Earlier this month, officers of the Lennox & Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the Napanee Fairgrounds after a number of structures and surfaces were defaced with spray paint. OPP are seeking help in identifying the person, or persons, responsible for the damaging

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LOCATED: OPP seeking assistance to locate missing Stone Mills man

Update (Oct 22, 2021): Officers of the Lennox & Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) had asked for assistance in locating a missing male from Stone Mills Township on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. According to a release dated Friday, Oct, 22, 2021, Anthony Houghton has been

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Nine arrested from multiple jurisdictions following execution of drug warrant in Trenton

The Quinte West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged seven people following a controlled drugs and substances act investigation. On Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, at approximately 8:00 a.m., the OPP Community Street Crime Units (CSCU) of Quinte West and Central Hastings, assisted by the OPP Emergency Response

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OPP lay impaired, stunt driving charges over high-traffic weekend

Members of the South Frontenac Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were vigilant this past weekend which saw an influx of extra traffic to the city of Kingston. In a media release dated Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, OPP reminded citizens of the important role they play in saving lives

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Failure to wear a seatbelt leads to impaired driving charges for Harrowsmith driver

A traffic stop for a seatbelt infraction led to impaired driving charges for a Harrowsmith driver over the weekend. At approximately 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, officers of the Lennox and Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a seatbelt infraction on a driver

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Speeding driver near Napanee facing impaired driving charges

Earlier this week a driver on Highway 401 was stopped by Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) for speeding, and is now facing impaired driving charges. At approximately 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, officers of the Highway Safety Division of the OPP responded to a report of an erratic driver

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OPP lay more than 6,000 charges over Thanksgiving weekend

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Operation Impact campaign ran for four days over the Thanksgiving weekend, conducting enforcement on highways and roads across Ontario. Operation Impact is a national campaign led by the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police and supports Canada’s Road Safety Strategy. Across the province, OPP responded

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OPP report missing person possibly in Kingston

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)  have issued a missing person notice with regard to 47-year-old Marcelo Pereira, who may be in Kingston, according to police. The Central Region OPP issued to the notice on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, stating that Pereira was last seen on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at

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REOPENED: Fatal multi-transport collision closes Highway 401 westbound

Update 2 (Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021): The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have now identified the two drives who were located deceased at the scene of the multi-vehicle collision that took place on Highway 401 near Gardiners Road just after 1 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. According to the OPP,

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Local OPP lay impaired and stunt driving charges over busy Thanksgiving weekend

Local detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were kept busy over the Thanksgiving long weekend. Members of the South Frontenac and Sharbot Lake Detachments arrested one person for impaired driving, attended three motor vehicle collisions, two marine distress calls for service, two stolen vehicles, and a missing person, as

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