Posted on Friday, November 06, 2020 03:56 PM
The Opioid Crisis consistently demonstrates the devastating effects of Opioids on our community, the province and the nation due to accidental overdoses.
In November of 2019, the Greater Sudbury Police Service Integrated Crime Section (I.C.S.) working in collaboration with the Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (O.C.E.B.) commenced multiple investigations intending to disrupt drug trafficking operations entering and operating within the City of Greater...
Posted on Friday, November 06, 2020 12:21 PM
“Wings of Community”, painted by Hayley-Faith Organ Gerow-Beausoleil.
“Each colour represents someone in our community. The colours overlap to represent that even with everyone’s differences and similarities, we are all still part of one community. Together we create a beautiful and diverse community.” - Hayley Today, on behalf of our GSPS Diversity Advisory Committee, we had the pleasure of presenting Hayley-Faith Organ Gerow-Beausoleil with a $500 bursary, to recognize Hayley’s outstanding...
Posted on Wednesday, November 04, 2020 02:37 PM
Around 10:00 a.m. on November 1, 2020, we received a call regarding a Robbery that had just occurred at a pharmacy on Bancroft Drive. Information provided was that a man entered the pharmacy, pulled out what was believed to be a handgun and demanded narcotics.
The man fled the pharmacy with an unknown quantity of prescription drugs.
A K9 track was conducted in the area, however, it was later learned that the man left the store in a vehicle. The man was not located at the time of the track.
Posted on Thursday, October 29, 2020 02:56 PM
In late November 2020, Officers from the Ontario Provincial Police arrested Mark Lucas in relation to other matters.
This morning, an Officer from our Courts Branch arrested and charged Mark Lucas on our outstanding Arrest Warrants. He was remanded into custody with a Court date of December 10, 2020 where he will answer to all of the charges.
On October 2, 2020, a man entered a local car dealership on the Kingsway looking to test drive a vehicle. The man was given the key to a vehicle...
Posted on Thursday, October 29, 2020 11:44 AM
During National Teen Driver Safety Week, our Traffic Management Unit conducted a plain-clothes cell phone enforcement initiative in New Sudbury.In total, 99 charges were laid, which included 77 distracted driving (cell phone) charges. Out of those 77, only four were novice drivers. Many individuals caught using their cell phones while driving were either texting, changing the song on their playlist, or using a GPS. One individual was caught watching a YouTube video. The Greater Sudbury Police Service...