Posts Tagged ‘OPP’

OPP charge driver of pickup with racing, driving with altered licence

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 [...]

OPP says 65 ticketed so far in seatbelt blitz that will continue through next weekend

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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 [...]

OPP say two calls result in arrest of man with break in tools, stolen property

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 [...]

OPP begin campaign to enforce seat belt law

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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 [...]

Michigan woman arrested at Blue Water Bridge after refusal to provide breath sample

A 50 year old Lexington, Michigan woman remains in police custody facing a bail hearing on a charge of Failing to Provide Breath Sample after being arrested at the Blue Water Bridge. Point Edward OPP say a woman entering Canada at the Blue Water Bridge inadvertently drove into the secondary inspection area. At that point, [...]

OPP looking for witnesses to collision between car and pedestrians in Grand Bend

  Lambton County OPP continues to look for witnesses to a collision that occurred on September 15, 2012 at around 5:15 p.m. on Ontario Street in front of the No Frills. A 56-year-old male and a 51-year-old female, both from Mississauga, were crossing Ontario Street towards the east when they were struck by a silver [...]

OPP investigating death after fall from 402 Warwick overpass

OPP investigating death after fall from 402 Warwick overpass

On September 12, 2012 at around 3:30 p.m., Lambton County OPP, Lambton County EMS and Warwick volunteer Fire Department were called to Highway 402 in the area of the First School road overpass. For reasons that are as yet unknown, an adult female fell from the First School Road overpass. She was transported to Bluewater [...]

Port Huron man trying to enter Canada faces drunk driving charges

  OPP say a 68-year-old Michigan man faces charges of Impaired Driving and Fail to Provide Breath Samples after he was arrested entering Canada at the Bluewater Bridge. The incident, which occurred shortly before 1 a.m. on Sept. 6, included the Canada Border Services agent determining that the man was impaired. He was arrested and [...]

OPP looking for man accused of exposing himself at Highland Glen

  Lambton Ontario Provincial Police are attempting to identify a male party that was witnessed exposing himself to persons at the Highland Glen Conservation Area. At around 7 p.m. on September 6, a family including a child, were in the area for an evening swim. The male suspect was witnessed in the bushes near the [...]

Dawn-Euphemia man faces serious charges related to traffic stop

  Lambton say they are continuing a 23-year-old Dawn-Euphemia Township man faces several charges after allegedly fleeing from officers after a traffic stop. The incident, which police say occurred shortly before 10 p.m. on Wednesday (Sept. 5), began with an officer atempting to stop a red 1996 Pontiac. Police say the driver fled on foot, [...]