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32 year old man Arrested in Relation to Weapons Complaint on Mabel Avenue

Posted on Friday, May 24, 2019 12:30 PM

32 year old man Arrested in Relation to Weapons Complaint on Mabel Avenue

Just after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday May 23, 2019, Greater Sudbury Police Service received a 9-1-1 weapons complaint, indicating someone had been stabbed at a residence on Mabel Avenue in Greater Sudbury.

Uniform officers attended the residence and took one male into custody and three persons were transported to Health Sciences North with non-life threatening injuries.

A local 32 year old male now faces the following charges:


Deceased Body Found Behind Establishment on Lorne Street

Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 07:15 PM


The Greater Sudbury Police are working with the Coroner’s office in relation to this investigation. The cause of death has still yet to be determined.

The identity of the male has been determined, he originates from Quebec and we are attempting to notify his next of kin.

The identity of the deceased will not be released.


Just after 8:49 a.m. today, Tuesday, May 21, 2019, we received a call from a community member regarding what was believed to be a body behind...

Sudbury Rocks Marathon Relay Route

Traffic Delays and Disruptions - Sudbury Rocks Marathon – Sunday, May 12, 2019

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2019 07:15 PM

On Sunday, May 12, 2019 the Greater Sudbury Police Service along with community partners including Citizens on Patrol (COPS) volunteers, Greater Sudbury Police Service Auxiliary, and the Ontario Provincial Police will be assisting with traffic control during the Sudbury Rocks Marathon for the Northern Cancer Foundation. 


All events, including the full 42-km marathon, will be held between 7:55 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on major streets in Greater Sudbury including Elgin Street, Notre Dame Avenue,...

UPDATE - Man Arrested in Connection to the Murder of Renee Sweeney

Posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 01:15 PM



Yesterday, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 11:14 a.m. 39-year old, Robert Steven Wright was arrested at the North Bay Regional Heath Centre where he works at a Laboratory Technician.


Robert Steven Wright, also known as Steven “Steve” Wright is attending Bail Court in Greater Sudbury, this morning, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 to answer to the charge of First Degree Murder.


Since the arrest, Detectives have executed three Search Warrants at various locations associated to...

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Man Arrested in Connection to the Murder of Renee Sweeney

Posted on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 07:30 PM

This morning, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at 11:14 a.m. Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division arrested and charged 39-year old, Robert Steven Wright with First Degree Murder in connection to the Renee Sweeney Homicide case. On January 27, 1998, Renee was brutally attacked at her workplace; a video store located on Paris Street in Greater Sudbury where she sustained multiple stab wounds and succumbed to her injuries at the scene.


Over the past two decades, the Greater Sudbury...