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Too Chicken to Plunge? Buy a Duck!

Posted on Monday, February 27, 2023 12:04 PM

The 2023Greater Sudbury Polar Plungeis happening Saturday, March 4th at the Ramsey Lake Boat Launch.

Are you too chicken to plunge? 

Well, we don’t blame you! Although a number of brave community members will be #FreezinForAReason and taking the plunge into the frigid water of Ramsey Lake on Saturday, March 4, 2023 in support of Special Olympics, you can still support this great cause while staying dry and warm.

Our annual lucky duck dash is back and this year’s prizes are bigger and better than...

33-Year Old Steven Derkacz Wanted on Outstanding Arrest Warrant for Robbery and Assault

Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023 12:07 PM


ARRESTED: 33-Year Old Steven Derkacz has been located and arrested by the GSPS. We would like to thank the public for their assistance in this matter.


The Greater Sudbury Police Service is appealing to the public to assist in locating 33-year old Steven Derkacz, who has been identified as the man responsible for three robberies and an assault in Hanmer.

Steven is described as a white male, 5’8” tall and approximately 160 lbs. 

Just before 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 12th, 2023,...

Applications now being accepted for Deputy Chief of Police for the Greater Sudbury Police Service

Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023 09:10 AM

(Sudbury, ON) – Starting today, interested applicants cansubmit their applicationsto become a Deputy Chief with the Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS). The opportunity is advertised through Waterhouse Executive Search, the firm retained by the Police Services Board to run the search.

“The Board has been very pleased with Deputy Chief Cunningham as she has settled into her new role over the last 14 months. With that role in place, CAO Sharon Baiden has announced her retirement and the Board is...

IJFS Assists 61 Victims of Human Trafficking – 239 Charges Laid

Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 10:22 AM

The Provincial Human Trafficking Intelligence-led Joint Forces Strategy (IJFS) members from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Toronto Police Service (TPS), Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS) and Treaty Three Police Service (T3PS) shared human trafficking statistics to show the cooperative work of the strategy and the complexity of human trafficking investigations.

Since the IJFS was created in December 2021, the 21 police services have:

  • conducted 65 investigations;
  • assisted 61 victims;
  • laid...

23-year old Man Arrested and Charged with Sexual Assault

Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 02:56 PM

In 2022, the Greater Sudbury Police Service received complaints from two separate Survivors in relation to the same individual, 23-year-old, Sahibdeep Singh. Information provided was that this individual worked as an administrative assistant at Sudbury Family Health Organization in Greater Sudbury, however he was using his position to conduct physical examinations of patients resulting in sexual assault.

Due to the sensitive nature of the incident and in order to protect the Survivors’...