Posts Tagged ‘Lambton OPP’

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 […]

OPP continues to investigate electrocution that left one dead, three injured

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Lambton OPP say they are continuing to investigate the accidental electrocution of four workers from a London tent rental company after the structure they were assembling came into contact with hydro wires near Watford. In the incident, which occurred Thursday at around 5 p.m., one of the four was killed. He has been identified as […]

OPP lay three charges of careless driving in three separate incidents

Lambton OPP say three drivers face charges of careless driving in three separate incidents in the last few days, with two of the three being blamed by the driver falling asleep. In the first, which occurred around 4 p.m. on Saturday (July 27) , a 25-year-old Orillia man was travelling westbound on Petrolia Line near […]

Canadian returning home nabbed for drinking/driving

Lambton OPP say a 57-year-old Sarnia man will be in court on August 12 to answer to charges related to drinking and driving after he returned from Michigan in the early hours of Tuesday (July 23). Canada Border Services Agency officers had sent the driver to secondary inspection where it was determined that he had […]

Drinking and driving results in charges for Lambton Shores woman

Lambton OPP say a 55-year-old Lambton Shores woman, who was arrested around noon last Friday (July 12), is facing charges related to drinking and driving. Officers had been called to the area of Ravenswood Line and Northville Road about a vehicle in a ditch. The woman will appear in a Sarnia court on August 12. […]

Lambton OPP charge 33-year-old Petrolia man with careless driving

A three vehicle collision on LaSalle line July 12, 2013 around 11:30 p.m. resulted in non-life threatening injuries and a driving charge for one of the three drivers, all of whom are from Petrolia. Lambton OPP, fire fighters and Lambton Emergency Medical Services all responded to the call just west of Mandaumin Rad. Two women, […]