Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

Lambton OPP continue to investigate fatal crash as victim’s identity released

  Lambton say they are continuing to investigate a fatal crash that occurred Monday night around 8:40 at the intersction of Mandaumin Road and Churchill Line. 88-year-old Lois Dinnin of Petrolia died in the collision. The 32-year-old driver of the transport truck involved, who is from Warwick Township, was uninjured. Police say the Honda involved [...]

OPP make two arrests in as many break and enter incidents

  Lambton OPP say a youth from Plympton-Wyoming who cannot be named and a 20-year-old Sarnia man both face charges related to the theft and possession of property allegedly stolen in two incidents, one on Dec. 21, 2012 and another between Jan. 6 and Jan. 8, 2013. The earlier theft, which occurred from a residence [...]

Local holiday R.I.D.E. programs said to be highly successful in spite of jump in drivers caught drinking

  Lambton OPP wrapped up its 2012 Festive R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) initiative on January 2, 2013 with an increase in the number of drivers caught drinking while behind the wheel. Police say there were 12 drivers who at least temporarily lost their privilege to drive a motor vehicle, up from just 8 a [...]

Deceased victim found is confirmed as Noelle Paquette

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  Lambton OPP have confirmed that the woman found dead in a woodlot on Mandaumin Road on Wednesday morning is that of 27-year-old Noelle Paquette, who went missing in the early hours of New Year's Day. A post-mortem on her body will be conducted at London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital, said police. The death [...]

OPP says civilian unit now involved after incident

  Lambton OPP say that as a result of a 39-year-old Plympton-Wyoming woman complaining of injuries sustained while she was in custody, the province's Special Investigations Unit has exercised its mandate under Ontario law to determine whether a criminal offence took place. In the incident in question, which OPP says occurred on Jan. 2 around [...]

OPP/Sarnia Police plan to meet after discovery of body on Mandaumin Sideroad

  Sarnia Police say they will be meeting with Lambton OPP to exchange information related to the disappearance of 27-year-old Noelle Paquette after the discovery of a woman's body on Mandaumin Sideroad between Petrolia Line and Rokeby Line at about 10:30 a.m. today (Wednesday, Jan. 2). Media spokesperson Const. Heather Emmons was not able to [...]

OPP say 37-year-old Sarnia woman faces charge in death of cyclist

Lambton OPP say a 37-year-old Sarnia woman faces a charge of criminal negligence causing death related to a Nov. 19, 2012 involving a cyclist, 64-year-old Gerald Plain, who was killed while riding on LaSalle Line. Christine McEwen will appear in Sarnia Court on Jan. 28, 2013.

Police check 1,000 vehicles in coordinated RIDE checkpoint

  A Dec. 12 (Wednesday) RIDE program coordinated between Lambton OPP and several other agencies and involving volunteers with Mothers Against Driving saw some 1,000 vehicles checked. The checkpoint was located on Highway 40 between Confederation Line and Plank Road. Police say one man, a 54-year-old Sarnia resident, is said to have refused a breath [...]

Area police conducting coordinated RIDE program this evening

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  On December 12, 2012 between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., police officers from Lambton County, will be conducting a large, joint, highly visible Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) program at a pre-designated Sarnia-Lambton location. Officers from the Lambton County OPP, City of Sarnia Police, and Canadian National Police, with numerous marked police cruisers and [...]

OPP asking for public’s help in Corunna

  Lambton OPP is investigating reports of a suspicious vehicle and person in the area of the Corunna Athletic Park and Skate Park on Hill Street.. Police say around 7 p.m. on November 29, 2012, a vehicle approached youths who were walking in the area.  A male inside the vehicle spoke to the youths in [...]