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Posted Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Robert Steven Wright 1This 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...

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Posted Thursday, December 06, 2018

Numerous charges have been laid across Ontario, in what Police are calling a snapshot of one month’s worth of work by Internet Child Exploitation Investigators that make up the Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the Internet .  
At a media conference yesterday, Wednesday, December 5, 2018, in Vaughan, the Ontario Provincial Police (O.P.P.) along with 26 Municipal Police Services announced the results of investigations...

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Posted Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Over a two week period, it is believed that three convenience store Robberies in New Sudbury were committed by a 26-year old man from Greater Sudbury. On Friday, November 30, 2018, members of our Break Enter and Robbery Unit arrested and charged the man believed to be responsible for all three incidents.
Around 7:40 p.m. on Sunday, October 28, 2018 a man with a mask covering his entire face entered a convenience store on Lasalle Boulevard. He approached the employee, displayed...

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Posted Friday, October 06, 2017

Mitsubishi Debris **UPDATE**
The white Mitsubishi has been located and the driver of the vehicle has been identified.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing and charges are to be determined upon the conclusion of the investigation.
We would like to thank the Public for its assistance with this matter.
**ORIGINAL**
Last night, on Thursday, October 5, 2017, around 10:00 p.m., Greater Sudbury Police responded to a motor vehicle collision on Notre Dame Avenue south...

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Posted Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Shortly before 2:00 p.m., on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, Greater Sudbury Police received a call from a City of Greater Sudbury employee in regards to what was perceived to be a verbal threat directed towards Animal Shelter employees. 
 Through the investigation it was determined that there was no offence committed. There was a miscommunication and a misunderstanding in relation to the choice of words used by an individual who was expressing frustration. 
 The...

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