Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’
Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reminding people to have a plan to get home safely if you intend to consume alcoholic beverages this New Year’s eve. If you blow in the warn range – a blood alcohol content between 50 mgs and 80 mgs – you face a three-day driver’s licence suspension. If [...]
Reports suggest the cause of a devastating fire at a boathouse in Port Lambton earlier this week may be an electrical fault. St. Clair Township Fire Chief Roy Dewhurst has been quoted as saying the process of determining the cause of Tuesday's fire is largely a matter of removing all other possibilities. So far that process [...]
Sarnia Police are reporting the arrest of a 17-year-old Sarnia youth on charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking after stopping a vehicle for failing to stop at a red light on the corner of Ontario and East Street Thursday (Dec. 22). In the incident, which occurred just after 10 p.m., the officer, in [...]
A fire that began Monday morning at the St. Clair Boathouse on Old River Road and resulted in the road being closed until the the early hours of Tuesday is still under investigation by Lambton County OPP. A shelter in place order was lifted just after 9 p.m. yesterday. Both the OPP and the Ontario [...]
Lambton OPP report three vehicle stops, all on Sunday, Dec. 18, resulted in various drug charges being laid. In the first, which occurred around 1:30 a.m., a vehicle was stopped on Oil Heritage Road in the area of Churchill Line. A search of the vehicle resulted in the discovery of an undisclosed amount of [...]
Lambton OPP are reminding motorists who may be heading out in questionable weather to call the new 5-1-1 road condition number. The automated, voice-activated service is available in both English and French and covers all the roadways in the province, including 400 series roads. Try it today!
Two duffel bags full of assorted property were turned into the St. Clair Township OPP office on Nov. 8, 2011. Police suspect the items were stolen, but have been unable to locate the owners. The items contain clothing, tools, assorted clothing, sporting equipment and toys. The OPP is asking if anyone had items stolen around [...]
Lambton County OPP encourage motorists needing up-to-date road information to call 511 from either a landline or cell phone. The automated bilingual service provides travellers with road information, including construction zones and closures on highways maintained by the province. Be prepared and be safe when travelling this winter.
Lambton OPP says it is investigating the theft of a snow fence from the Ipperwash beach area. The theft occurred sometime between 11 p.m. Nov. 25, 2011 and 6 a.m. on Nov. 26. Police say a vehicle would have been required to remove the fencing and are asking any one with information on the theft [...]
Lambton County OPP say its officers held some 13 Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (R.I.D.E.) checkpoints over the weekend, with more than 900 vehicles stopped. No violations were found. The OPP is reminding everyone that impaired driving continues to be the leading cause of criminal death in Canada.