Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

OPP is reminding motorists to think ahead—with safe ride home

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Lambton County OPP is hoping that if you intend to consume alcoholic beverages this New Year’s eve that you will plan for a safe ride home. “Take responsibility for your actions and if you drink, don’t drive,” says Lambton County OPP Inspector Scott Janssens. “Arrange for a designated driver, take a taxi or stay overnight.  […]

Forest man faces weapons charges after pellet gun incident

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Lambton OPP say a 20-year-old Forest man faces various firearms-related charges after being arrested Wednesday afternoon (Dec. 4). Cory Taylor is accused of firing a .177 calibre pellet pistol onto Main Street in Forest from an upper floor of a building in an incident police say occurred on Dec. 2 (Monday) at around 3 p.m. […]

Police in Point Edward to offer useful information to seniors this Wednesday evening

The Lambton OPP has teamed up with the Point Edward Police Services Board to provide a free community information session for older adults on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Point Edward Community Hall located at 210 Monk Street in the Village of Point Edward. Ontario’s senior population is growing at a rapid rate […]

Petrolia youth faces charges of assault

A 17-year-old Petrolia youth, who cannot be named because of his age, faces two charges of assault after an incident that Lambton OPP say occurred last Friday night (Nov. 8). Police say a 37-year-old woman and her three children were riding their bicycles on Eureka Street when the accused began yelling and swearing at them. […]

OPP seeking witnesses to vehicle fire in St. Clair Township

Lambton OPP would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed a vehicle fire on Smith Line near Kimball Road on Friday morning (August 30). The incident, which occurred around 8:30 a.m., involved a Dodge pickup truck, reportedly stolen from Courtright around 6:45 a.m.. There was no one in the vehicle when St. Clair […]

OPP report three more cases of drinking/driving

Lambton OPP say there were three cases of drinking and driving over the weekend, one in the early hours of Saturday and two on Sunday. The Saturday morning incident, which occurred just before 1 a.m., officers responded to a traffic complaint on eastbound Highway 402 near Oil Heritage Road. A 54-year-old Strathroy-Caradoc man was charged […]

OPP say man charged following investigation in Lambton Shores

Lambton OPP’s Property Crimes Unit is continuing an investigation at a Jericho Road address where drugs and stolen property were located on July 26, 2013.  Approximately 41 plants of suspected marijuana, two molotov cocktails, and other items of stolen property including an ATV, and assorted computers and electronics were seized by police during the investigation. […]

OPP arrest and charge man found drinking non-liquor alcohol

Lambton OPP say they responded to a complaint of an intoxicated man in front of the library in Corunna, on August 12, 2013 just before 6:00 p.m. OPP officers found the male and during the investigation they discovered that the man was consuming rubbing alcohol mixed with other non-alcoholic beverages. The 47 year old Sarnia resident was […]

Lambton OPP responds to single vehicle accident, driver charged with impairment

Lambton OPP and St. Clair Firefighters responded to a single motor vehicle collision on August 12, 2013 just before 9:00 p.m. A Dodge truck had been southbound on highway 40 near Bickford Line when it left the roadway and settled in the east side ditch. As a result of the ensuing investigation, the 61-year-old driver, a […]

Area OPP ‘on board’ with safe boating (and no drinking) initiative

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Drinking and boating are never a good mix. Now a national campaign is taking aim to increase awareness of the dangers of operating a boat while impaired by drugs or alcohol. Operation Dry Water, which is being launched over the Civic Holiday long weekend (August 3 to 5, 2013) by the Canadian Safe Boating Council, seeks […]