Posts Tagged ‘OPP’
Lambton OPP say an 8 p.m. traffic stop on Friday (Nov. 16) resulted in a 31-year-old Petrolia man being charged with being over the legal limit. The driver, who was stopped on Oil Heritage Road in Whyoming, will appear in a Sarnia court on Dec. 10 to answer to the charges.
Lambton OPP officers were monitoring the speed of vehicles on Highway 402 in the area of Airport Road over the weekend, laying more than 161 charges, the majority for speeding. The speed enforcement lasted about seven and a half hours.
Lambton OPP says it is taking a proactive approach to crime prevention through education and enforcement. "Crime Prevention week is a great opportunity to raise awareness about safety and security around your home. Homeowners can help deter crime by properly maintaining and caring for your property," according to a media release. The OPP offers [...]
The driver who died in Saturday's crash on Churchill Line at Gypsie Flats Road on Saturday (Oct. 27) has been identified as 33-year-old Jarod Brand of Enniskillen Township. Lambton OPP are continuing to investigate the crash, which happened around 1:45 p.m. Police, along with the Wyoming Volunteer Fire Department and Lambton County EMS were [...]
Lambton OPP are investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in a 47-year-old woman from Petrolia, the only occupant of the vehicle involved, being pronounced dead at the scene. Police said the crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. when the vehicle, eastbound on Petrolia Line between Forest Road and Inwood Road, left the roadway and colided [...]
Lambton OPP say a residence in the 4400 block of Oil Springs Line in Oil Springs that was heavily damaged in a fire Oct. 17 was subsequently broken into, with a Browning crossbow and a personal safe containing documents stolen. The building had been secured and the owners were living elsewhere at the time of [...]
Lambton OPP say they stopped a driver of a Ford pickup yesterday (Oct. 10), charging him with having an altered driver’s licence and driving at least 50 km/h over the posted limit of 80 km/h. The incident, which occurred around 10:20 p.m. in area of Highway 40 near LaSalle Line, was confirmed by radar, say [...]
Lambton OPP say they have charged 65 persons so far in a seatbelt blitz that began last Monday (Sept. 24) and will continue through this Saturday, Oct. 6. At least two incidents encountered by officers is indicative of how some motorists appear to be treating the issue of seatbelt use. In one, which occurred [...]
Lambton OPP say a 41-year-old London man faces numerous charges related to a break an enter and attempted break in as well as possession of stolen property and break in tools, the result of two calls for assistance on Tuesday (Sept. 25). Officers say they were responding to a theft in the 2000 block of [...]
The OPP alongside its policing partners will be participating in the Ministry of Transportation Provincial Seatbelt Campaign which began Monday September 24, 2012 and ends at midnight on Saturday October 6, 2012. During this time, the OPP officers will increase their visibility throughout the province to ensure that motorists are wearing their seatbelts and that children are [...]