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Update: Charges laid – Man wanted on Canada Wide Warrant arrested in Prince Edward County

UPDATE (Tuesday, Jun. 22, 2021): The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have provided an update, including the list of charges laid, after the arrest of Eric Wildman, 34, of Manitoba in Prince Edward County (PEC). According to the OPP, attempted murder charges have now been laid against Wildman after officers were

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Acting Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Hugh Guan, provides COVID-19 update for KFL&A

Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington: Meet Dr. Hugh Guan, the region’s current acting Medical Officer of Health after Dr. Kieran Moore moved into the position of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer. Previously, Guan served as the Director of the Infectious Disease Prevention and Environmental Health Division at KFL&A Public Health. He

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Kingston lands in CAA’s Top 10 Worst Roads for 2021

CAA has released their round up of the worst roads in Ontario, and Kingston has the displeasure of being in the top 10. CAA’s annual Worst Roads campaign has influenced change, according to their website, resulting in repaving and repair work done to many of the roads that have appeared

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OPP request assistance in PEC break and enter investigation

The Prince Edward County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has released the above photo and is asking for help from the public to identify a person of interest in relation to a break and enter at Cherry Valley in Prince Edward County. The incident occurred at around 9:30

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Kingston driver facing charges after providing OPP with false ID

A Kingston man is facing charges after offering Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers a fake ID during a traffic stop in Prince Edward County. Shortly after 1 a.m. on Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021, officers from the OPP Prince Edward County Detachment conducted a traffic stop on County Road 1 in

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OPP lay charges after sexual assault in Picton

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have made an arrest after receiving a report of a sexual assault which occurred in the parking lot of a business on Main Street, in Picton, Ontario. Shortly after 8 p.m. on Monday, Mar. 22, 2021, members from the OPP Prince Edward County Detachment responded

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What’s that stench? Foul-smelling crime scene leaves two men behind bars

Two men are facing several charges after it is alleged they were trespassing on private property while looking through parked cars early Monday morning in the Curtis Street area of Picton.  However, the pair may also have had an odor to them. A portable toilet near a construction site was

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Prince Edward County man charged after fleeing RIDE program

A RIDE program was conducted by members from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Prince Edward County Detachment on Saturday Feb. 27, 2021, in Cherry Valley. Shortly before 7:30 p.m. OPP requested a driver stop their vehicle for further investigation. The driver then left the scene in his vehicle, according to

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OPP issue safety message regarding flares and suspicious packages

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have released a statement warning Prince Edward County residents that military ordnances and search and rescue flares may be discovered in the area. On Tuesday Feb. 16, 2021 members from the Prince Edward County OPP Detachment responded to a weapons disposal call. According to an

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OPP lay charges in Picton for historical sexual offences

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Prince Edward County Crime Unit have laid charges following an investigation in connection to historical sexual offences, according to a release from OPP dated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. On Tuesday, Jan. 12 2021, OPP received information regarding allegations of historical sexual offences, according

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OPP charge Prince Edward County man with sexual assault

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Prince Edward County Crime Unit have laid charges in Picton, Ontario following an investigation in connection to sexual offences, according to a release from OPP dated Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. On that same date, OPP arrested an individual after receiving information regarding allegations

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PEC OPP warn of ongoing phone scam

According to a release from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), dated Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, the Prince Edward County Detachment has received a number of reports of a phone scam.  Individuals have reported receiving phone calls from individuals claiming to be representatives of the government working for ‘Ontario Home Protection’,

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