Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

Vehicle stops by OPP bring various drug charges

  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 [...]

Looking for accurate road condition info? Dial 5-1-1


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!

Recovered but unclaimed property waiting for rightful owner at Corunna OPP

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 [...]

Need road conditions information? Call 511

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.

Snow fence stolen at Ipperwash beach

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 [...]

R.I.D.E. doing its job, with 900 vehicles check over weekend, no violations

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.

Man charged with failure to provide breath sample at R.I.D.E. stop

A 43-year-old St. Clair Township man discovered that failing to provide a breath sample at a an OPP R.I.D.E. (Reduc Impaired Driving Everywhere) stop is in itself an offence. The checkpoint was held early Friday morning on Plank Road at Brigden. When police stopped a Dodge pickup truck, a conversation with the driver led to [...]

Lambton OPP joining with province wide focus on reducing impaired driving

drunk driving pic

Lambton OPP is joining in a province-wide effort to reduce the problem of impaired driving, unfortunately something that only worsens during the holidays. The OPP is conducting its annual Festive R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) campaign from November 25, 2011 to January 1, 2012 and is reminding motorists that province-wide R.I.D.E. stops will be highly-visible [...]

OPP stop vehicle, charge occupants with theft of copper

Lambton OPP say a traffic stop on Wednesday (Nov. 23, 2011) resulted in two of the vehicle's occupants being charged with theft of a quantity of copper wire. Two males from Enniskillen Township, an 18-year-old and a 20-year-old, are charged with theft and will appear in a Sarnia court on Jan. 16, 2012 to answer to [...]

OPP report two break and enter incidents

Lambton OPP say two break and enter incidents were reported in the last few days. On Thursday, Nov. 17, an entry into a garage and shed in the 4000 block of Churchill Line in Enniskillen Township resulted in the theft of a Honda water pump, three Stihl chainsaws, a Skil saw and a can of [...]