Posts Tagged ‘OPP’

Two Sarnia men face drug charges in Northern Ontario

  A Sarnia man arrested near Espanola, Ont., in late August has been sentenced to 41 months in jail. Ronald James Fraser, 45, who was charged with possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking, received credit for five months' time-served. He also faces a lifetime firearms ban. On August 25, 2012, a team from […]

Sarnia Police say man, wanted on warrants, was driving stolen car

  Sarnia Police say a man now alleged to have stolen a vehicle from the 400 block of Campbell Street some time in the last three days was stopped by OPP in Point Edward yesterday around 2:45 a.m. The 29-year-old driver was wanted by Sarnia Police on several outstanding warrants and was taken to police headquarters. […]

OPP make two arrests in as many break and enter incidents

  Lambton OPP say a youth from Plympton-Wyoming who cannot be named and a 20-year-old Sarnia man both face charges related to the theft and possession of property allegedly stolen in two incidents, one on Dec. 21, 2012 and another between Jan. 6 and Jan. 8, 2013. The earlier theft, which occurred from a residence […]

Corunna’s Operation Christmas Tree a resounding success

2012 OPP Drive Thru

The Corunna Community Policing Committee's Operation Christmas Tree held over the weekend was a success, say organizers. Results for the 8th Drive Thru event included 784 canned and dry food items, 336 toys, and $658.66 in donations.

UPDATE: Body of second of two men missing is found

  The Anishinabek Police Service – Kettle Point Detachment reports that at around 2:30 p.m. on December 9, 2012, the body of 50-year-old Craig Bressette of Kettle Point was recovered from Lake Huron.  The search is now complete as both of the missing fishermen have been located. Post mortem examinations are expected to take place […]

Police still searching for second missing boater after one body recovered

  The search continued Sunday (Dec. 9) for 50-year-old Craig Bressette of Kettle Point who was reported missing Friday afternoon after the 14 foot aluminum fishing boat he was in was found capsized in Lake Huron. The body of 58-year-old William Calvin George was recovered overnight. The OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit, the Lambton […]

OPP asking for public’s help in Corunna

  Lambton OPP is investigating reports of a suspicious vehicle and person in the area of the Corunna Athletic Park and Skate Park on Hill Street.. Police say around 7 p.m. on November 29, 2012, a vehicle approached youths who were walking in the area.  A male inside the vehicle spoke to the youths in […]

OPP advising motorists to be on lookout for deer on roadways


  Between November 26, 2012 and November 29, 2012, Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to 10 motor vehicle collisions involving deer.  Fortunately the drivers did not sustain any serious injuries in any of these collisions.  These collisions are occurring in the early morning dawn or early evening dusk hours during low-light conditions.  […]

Petrolia man faces drunk driving charge near Wyoming

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.

OPP lay 161 charges in speed enforcement activity on 402 approaching Sarnia

  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.