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One driver had their licence suspended and another 19 charges were laid following weekend spotchecks carried out by Greater Sudbury Police. The spotchecks are part of the R.I.D.E. (Reduced Impaired Driving Everywhere) program is aimed at reducing property damage, injuries and death caused by impaired driving. The checks are intended to target high-risk areas for impai...

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Aug 31, 2014

One driver's licence suspended following weekend spotchecks

One driver had their licence suspended and another 19 charges were laid following weekend spotchecks carried out by Greater Sudbury Police.

One driver had their licence suspended and another 19 charges were laid following weekend spotchecks...

Aug 28, 2014

Missing citizens found in good health

Two people who were reported missing have been found in good health.Eighty-year-old Walter Quaiattini had gone missing from the Four Corners yesterday, and Greater Sudbury Police searched th...

Aug 27, 2014

Crime Stoppers offers $1K reward in robbery investigation

Sudbury Rainbow Crime Stoppers is convinced someone has information on the identity of the suspects in three separate robberies; therefore, a guaranteed $1,000 reward is being offered for tips received before midnight on Friday Sept. 5, if the information leads to an arrest.

Crime Stoppers and the Greater Sudbury Police Service need your help in identifying the suspects res...

Aug 27, 2014

OPP out in force over Labour Day weekend

The OPP will be out in force this Labour Day Weekend to ensure that safety is on the top of the list for everyone’s travel plans.

The Labour Day weekend is one of the busiest weekends of the year on Ontario’s highways and waterway...

Aug 26, 2014

Timmins man killed in Hwy. 11 crash near Marten River

Highway 11 south of Wilson Lake Road at Marten River is closed following a fatal collision, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

The Ontario Provincial Police has identified the victim of the fatal collision on Highway 11 on Aug....

Aug 26, 2014

BB gun used to allegedly threaten Dowling man

An 18-year-old man faces weapons-related charges after pointing a hand gun at a Dowling resident on Aug. 25, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

An 18-year-old man faces weapons-related charges after pointing a hand gun at a Dowling resident on ...

Aug 22, 2014

McCrea Heights situation resolved, says police

A Greater Sudbury Police officer arrives on scene at what police are calling a "serious situation" in the McCrea Heights area. Photo by Arron Pickard.

Update: Police have said the situation has come to a peaceful resolution. They will provide more inf...

Aug 22, 2014

OPP name victim of fatal Hwy. 17 crash

The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a crash on Highway 17 that left one person dead.

The Ontario Provincial Police have released the name of the victim in a fatal three-vehicle crash on...

Aug 21, 2014

Three people face impaired-driving-related charges

Three people face impaired-related charges following three separate incidents in Sudbury. File photo.

A 21-year-old man is charged with impaired driving and having more than 80 mgs of alcohol in his blo...

Aug 21, 2014

Four people arrested for allegedly stealing from vehicles

Three young people and one adult were arrested for allegedly breaking into vehicles and stealing items in the Garson area, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Three young people and one adult were arrested for allegedly breaking into vehicles and stealing ite...

Aug 20, 2014

Numerous charges laid against home invasion suspects

Two suspects are behind bars following a home invasion on Charlotte Street today. File photo.

Greater Sudbury Police Service laid numerous charges against the two men arrested Aug. 20 for a home...

Aug 20, 2014

Missing woman located safe and sound: police

Greater Sudbury Police Service is asking for the community's help in finding Riita Guillot, 49, last seen Aug. 18 at 3:30 p.m.

FINAL UPDATE: Riita Guillot has been located in the Lively area, Greater Sudbury Police announced W...

Aug 20, 2014

Police seek convenience store robbery suspect

Greater Sudbury Police Service is looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed the Mac's Milk convenience store at Montrose Mall on Aug. 19.

Greater Sudbury Police Service is looking for a suspect who robbed the Mac's Milk convenience store ...

Aug 18, 2014

Teens break into, vandalize Hanmer school

Three teens, ages, 12, 13 and 14, have been charged with break, enter and commit mischief after vanadalizing a school on Dennis Street in Hanmer on Aug. 17, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Three teens, ages, 12, 13 and 14, have been charged with break, enter and commit mischief after vana...

Aug 18, 2014

Licence suspended during RIDE check

Police made two demands for breath samples during an Aug. 17 RIDE check.

One three-day licence suspension was handed out during an Aug. 17 RIDE check, said Greater Sudbury P...

Aug 18, 2014

Purse-snatch victim stabbed on Louis Street

A 32-year-old woman was stabbed by a purse thief on Aug. 16., said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A 32-year-old woman was stabbed by a purse thief on Aug. 16., said Greater Sudbury Police Service.Sh...

Aug 18, 2014

Drug bust nets more than a pound of cocaine

A man, 36, and a woman, 31, are charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking and possession of property obtained by crime.

More than 1 1/2 pounds of cocaine was seized Aug. 13 after officers executed a search warrant at a M...

Aug 18, 2014

Teen girl faces weapons, assault charges

Greater Sudbury Police Service attended a call on King Street near Omar Legault Lane shortly after 8 p.m. for a weapons disturbance.

A 15-year-old girl faces weapons and assault charges following a fight on King Street on Aug. 16, sa...

Aug 15, 2014

Sudbury man charged with sexual assault

A 40-year-old Sudbury man is charged with sexual assault following an incident at a Chapleau establishment on Aug. 11, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

A 40-year-old Sudbury man is charged with sexual assault following an incident at a Chapleau establi...

Aug 14, 2014

Dirt bike driver killed in collision

One person is dead following an early morning collision involving a mini dirt bike and a motor vehicle in Whitefish, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Municipal Road 55 is now open in both directions, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.Original story...

Aug 13, 2014

Sudbury senior killed in Highway 11 crash

The Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a fatal crash that claimed the life of an 80-year-old Sudbury woman on Aug. 12.

An 80-year-old Sudbury woman died after the vehicle she was driving hit a rock cut on Highway 11 in ...

Aug 11, 2014

Man arrested, charged in ATV, dirt bike theft

A 20-year-old suspect is in custody after Greater Sudbury Police Service recovered a stolen ATV and dirt bike.

A 20-year-old suspect is in custody after Greater Sudbury Police Service recovered a stolen ATV and ...

Aug 08, 2014

Police investigate attempted robbery

Greater Sudbury Police is seeking the suspect who attempted to rob a gas station in Val Caron on Highway 69 just after midnight on Aug. 8.

Greater Sudbury Police is seeking the suspect who attempted to rob a gas station in Val Caron on Hig...

Aug 07, 2014

Pre-trial set for Bloor Street murder

Allan Ashawasagai, 20, was killed in a Bloor Street home, in Sudbury's Donovan neighbourhood, on June 3, 2014. A 17-year-old girl was charged with second-degree murder after the incident. File photo.

A pre-trial for the murder of 20-year-old Allan Ashawasagai is scheduled for Aug. 13.The 17-year-old...

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