Posts Tagged ‘OPP’

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, […]

OPP reports theft of tools and sundry items from Courtright residence

Lambton OPP say sometime between 5 p.m. on August 26, 2012 and noon on August 29, 2012, a locked shed on a residential property in the 3000 block of Courtright Line was entered. As a result, several items were reported stolen, including a 5 hp Honda powerwasher, a Hobart Mig Welder, a Stihl weedeater and […]

OPP, focusing on safety, stepping up enforcement over Labour Day weekend

opp marine

  Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will be stepping up enforcement on roads, waterways and trails this final long weekend and is asking everyone to do your part to be safe. With good weather anticipated for the weekend, the OPP is expecting high volumes of traffic on area roadways.  "We are asking everyone to […]

OPP getting ready for school to begin, ask us all to do our part

Stop Sign on School Bus

  Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers will be doing their part next week and throughout the school year to ensure back to school time is safe for everyone. “It is always a busy time for kids, parents, teachers and commuters” says Lambton County OPP Detachment Commander Inspector Scott Janssens.  “Sometimes the children get […]

OPP charge Kitchener trucker with failure to move over, slow down

OPP cruiser

  Lambton OPP say they are charging a 51-year-old Kitchener truck driver for failing to slow down and move over on Monday in the wake of a previous crash that may have heightened police sensitivity to the issue. The latest incident, which occurred on Monday (August 27) around 10 a..m., involved an OPP cruiser having […]

One Hwy. 402 crash leads to another as part of road closed yesterday

It wasn't a good day to be eastbound on Highway 402 yesterday. Starting in the early hours of Friday morning, around 12:30 a.m., a transport tanker carrying coke ash caught fire, the driver pulling over on the intersection of Highway 40 (Modeland Road) and Highway 402 to deal with the incident but being unable to […]

Death of man in OPP custody was due to drugs in his system, inquest told

A man who died while in OPP custody was taking two prescription medications, both of which are central nervous system depressants, a forensic pathologist told an inquest this past week. The death of Paul Horan, a 43-year-old Sarnia man, occurred on Sept. 24, 2012 at the Charlotte Eleanor Englehart site of Bluewater Health. He had […]