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Cash, credit cards and expensive cell phone stolen from unlocked vehicle

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Provincial police said sometime between 2:30 p.m. on Jun. 18 and 6:45 a.m. the following morning culprits entered an unlocked vehicle in the 4500-block of St. Clair Parkway. Allegedly stolen was the owner’s purse containing an undisclosed amount of Canadian and U.S currency, credit cards, personal identification and a cellular phone that’s valued at $800. [...]

Erratic driving leads to impaired driver

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Lambton OPP said that at around 2 a.m. on Jun. 20, an officer flagged down the driver of a Chevrolet Monte Carlo on Wellington after it was seen to strike the curb. The female driver was found to be impaired by alcohol and arrested. The driver was brought to the Petrolia OPP Detachment for have [...]

Suspect arrested running from stolen vehicle

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Lambton OPP said a Sarnia man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for his alleged involvement with a stolen vehicle. Police said that at around 1 p.m. on Jun. 19, an officer patrolling in the area of Bentpath Line and Tramway Road tried to stop a 2005 Dodge pick-up for a stop sign offence. The vehicle proceeded [...]

Two more impaired drivers charged

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Lambton OPP report that they have arrested and charged two more drivers for alcohol related criminal driving offences. This brings the current year to date to 40, eight more than the same time last year. At around 9 p.m. on Jun. 18, an officer patrolling on Main Street in Grand Bend pulled over a 2000 [...]

Dick Felton is named 2012 Lambton Clean Air champion

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  If you ever wondered whether one person can make a difference, look no further than the 2012 Lambton Clean Air champion. Dick Felton was selected the 2012 champion by the Lambton County Active Transportation Committee in the adult category for his continued advocacy for safe active transportation routes and his commitment to educate residents [...]

The importance of tapering prior to a race

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By Dr. JIM FORBES, D.C. It is race season for runners all around Lambton County and if you feel up to it there is usually a run to get involved in at least every week or two.  During this time I often have runners coming to my office to correct minor mechanical flaws or remove [...]

Lambton OPP arrest two more impaired drivers over the weekend

Lambton OPP are reminding drivers to don't drink and drive or face legal consequences

Lambton OPP said that they arrested and charged two more impaired drivers this past weekend bringing the 2012 total to date to 38. This brings the 2012 total to 6 more than the same time last year. Additionally, 5 drivers have been arrested and charged by Walpole Island Police so far in the month of [...]

Ontario Provincial Police release results of recently wrapped up Operation Corridor 2012 campaign


With Operation Corridor 2012 wrapping up on Jun. 15, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has released the results of this 24-hour initiative that targeted aggressive commercial drivers and unsafe commercial vehicles. Over the course of the province-wide campaign, OPP and Ministry of Transportation (MTO) officers laid a total of 372 charges throughout Ontario. During the [...]

Swerving to miss cat ends with demolished vehicle, no injuries

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Provincial police said a seventeen year old Forest teen was fortunate to sustain only scratches following a collision where he attempted to avoid a cat on the road. The vehicle he was driving was completely demolished. At around 9 p.m. on Jun. 14 the teen was driving his vehicle along Brush Road in Plympton Twp. [...]

Offensive graffiti under investigation in Brooke-Alvinston

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Lambton OPP said sometime between the evening of the Jun. 13 and the following morning, property in Alvinston was marred with graffiti at a local venue in Alvinston. Someone went to the Brooke-Alvinston-Inwood arena and defaced parts of the property with offensive images. Spray paint was used to draw explicit sexual body parts on the [...]