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The Special Investigations Unit has been called in to probe a case where a man being arrested Oct. 18 was injured when resisting arrest, said the Ontario Provincial Police.Officer responded to a 911 call Oct. 18 at about 4:06 a.m. at a home in Secord Township. Upon arrival, officers attempted to arrest a man, who was subsequently injured during the arrest.The man has ...

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Oct 20, 2014

Man injured during arrest, SIU to investigate

The Special Investigations Unit has been called in to probe a case where a man being arrested Oct. 18 was injured when resisting arrest, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

The Special Investigations Unit has been called in to probe a case where a man being arrested Oct. 1...

Oct 18, 2014

Police arrest man for impaired and dangerous driving

 Sudbury Police arrested a 20-year-old man from Owen Sound Saturday morning for a hit and run accident on Second Avenue, near the Kingsway. File photo.

Sudbury police arrested a 20-year-old man Saturday morning for dangerous and impaired driving on Sec...

Oct 18, 2014

Maley Drive re-opened after crash

Greater Sudbury Police have closed Maley Drive to traffic due to a vehicle that hit a hydro pole Saturday morning. File photo.

Update:Greater Sudbury Police announced they had re-opened Maley Drive at around 10 a.m. Saturday af...

Oct 17, 2014

Police have outstanding arrest warrants for Adam Southwind

Greater Sudbury Police Service has outstanding warrants for the arrest of Adam Southwind.

Greater Sudbury Police Service has outstanding warrants for the arrest of Adam Southwind.Southwind i...

Oct 17, 2014

One dead in Hwy. 11 crash

One person is dead following a crash on Highway 11 near Askin Township, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

One lane on Highway 11 has been reopened, said the Ontario Provincial Police.Original story One pers...

Oct 17, 2014

Operation Impact nabs 6 drunk drivers, 249 speeders

Greater Sudbury Police Service laid hundreds of charges during Operation Impact.

A driver charged with speeding twice in one day — only 10 minutes apart — was one of 249 people caug...

Oct 17, 2014

Washout closes Highway 64

A washout has closed Highway 64 between Highway 17 and Highway 11, said the Ontario Provincial Police.There is no detour available at this time, and it is not known for how long the road wil...

Oct 16, 2014

Flooding closes Hwy. 69

Highway 69 is closed in both directions between Highway 64 and Highway 607 due to flooding. File photo.

UPDATEHighway 69 is now open in both directions.ORIGINAL STORYHighway 69 is closed in both direction...

Oct 16, 2014

Lock it or lose it, police warn

Police are warning people to always lock their vehicles. Supplied photo.

After numerous recent complaints of the theft of personal items from vehicles — 84 since Oct. 2 — Gr...

Oct 16, 2014

Mid-day protests may disrupt traffic

Members of the Sudbury Coalition Against Poverty, seen here at this April 2013 rally, are protesting in downtown Sudbury this afternoon. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police are warning of possible mid-day traffic disruptions in the downtown core Oct....

Oct 15, 2014

Robbery suspect arrested at gunpoint

A 36-year-old man was arrested at gunpoint after allegedly robbing the Forget Minimart in Hanmer, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.  A 42-year-old woman, his alleged accomplice, was also arrested.

A 36-year-old man was arrested at gunpoint after allegedly robbing the Forget Minimart in Hanmer, sa...

Oct 14, 2014

OPP officer charged in 2-vehicle crash

A provincial constable with eight years of experience with the Ontario Provincial Police has been charged with unsafely starting from a stopped position after he allegedly caused a two-vehicle crash Oct. 8.

A provincial constable with eight years of experience with the Ontario Provincial Police has been ch...

Oct 12, 2014

Missing man found, says police

The 21 year old has been known to wander in the area as far away as Autumwood Subdivision.

UPDATE.Police have located the man safely Sunday evening. ...

Oct 10, 2014

Man robs Pioneer Gas Bar in Hanmer

Greater Sudbury Police Service is hoping potential witnesses will help solve a robbery that happened Oct. 9 at the Pioneer Gas Bar on Regional Road 80 in Hanmer.

Greater Sudbury Police Service is hoping potential witnesses will help solve a robbery that happened...

Oct 08, 2014

Police locate missing man

 Greater Sudbury Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a Edward Hillson, 61. Supplied photo.

Edward Hillson has been located in good health, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.Original story...

Oct 07, 2014

Washout closes section of Hwy. 535 until Oct. 10

Highway 535 at the west arm of Shaw Road will remain closed until Oct. 10, said the Ontario Provincial Police.The road closure is the result of a washout.Original story A washout has closed ...

Oct 05, 2014

Would-be robbers invade Capreol home

Two young men reported to have been involved in a home invasion in Capreol Oct. 4 are wanted by Greater Sudbury Police. File photo.

Two young men reported to have been involved in a home invasion in Capreol Oct. 4 are wanted by Grea...

Oct 05, 2014

Gun and knife-wielding suspect robs Capreol Esso station

A robber wielding a gun and a knife held up the Capreol Esso gas station in the early evening of Oct. 4. Supplied photo.

A robber wielding a gun and a knife held up the Capreol Esso gas station in the early evening of Oct...

Oct 04, 2014

Police seek family of pedestrian killed by train

 Greater Sudbury Police are investigating a train collision involving a pedestrian in the Chelmsford area. Supplied photo.

Updated Oct. 8 at 3:33 p.m.Through investigation, officers with the traffic management unit now know...

Oct 04, 2014

Man dead in Azilda single-vehicle rollover

Greater Sudbury Police are investigating a single motor vehicle rollover that occurred overnight Oct. 4 on Regional Road 35 in Azilda. Supplied photo.

UPDATED Oct. 4 at 11:05 a.m. The male driver and lone occupant of a vehicle that rolled over in the...

Oct 04, 2014

1 dead, 4 injured in Hwy. 69 crash

 Highway 69 was closed for about six hours Oct. 3 as the OPP investigated a three-vehicle collision that killed one person and injured four others. File photo.

One person is dead and another four injured after a three-vehicle collision on Highway 69 in the Fre...

Oct 03, 2014

Driver had twice the legal limit of alcohol: Police

A 34-year-old man was found to have twice the legal limit of alcohol in his blood after being pulled over Sept. 29 due to his erratic driving, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A 34-year-old man was found to have twice the legal limit of alcohol in his blood after being pulled...

Oct 03, 2014

Protest to slow traffic on Highway 17: OPP

A protest will cause potential traffic delays on Highway 17 near McKerrow Oct. 4 between noon and 2 p.m., said the Ontario Provincial Police.

A protest will cause potential traffic delays on Highway 17 near McKerrow Oct. 4 between noon and 2 ...

Oct 03, 2014

No emergency: It's just routine training in Levack: Police

Levack residents who might have noticed an increased police presence in their community today need not worry — it was only a search and rescue training exercise, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Levack residents who might have noticed an increased police presence in their community today need n...

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