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A Chelmsford resident uploaded a video Friday of security footage that shows a person in a light-coloured hoodie breaking into their car.The video was shared anonymously with the Facebook group Spotted in Chelmsford.In the post, the person said the incident happened on Yonge Street in Chelmsford at around 3:30 a.m. Thursday, July 30.The person said in the anonymous po...

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Aug 02, 2015

Police arrest dirt bike driver after chase in Lively

Sudbury police arrested a 20-year-old man July 29 for dangerous operation of his dirt bike, fleeing a police officer, and operating a vehicle without insurance. File photo.

Sudbury police arrested a 20-year-old man July 29 for dangerous operation of his dirt bike, fleeing ...

Aug 02, 2015

Two licence suspensions during police traffic checks Saturday

 Greater Sudbury Police suspended on driver's licence for 90 days, and another for three days, during its RIDE program traffic checks on Aug. 1. File photo.

Greater Sudbury Police suspended on driver's licence for 90 days, and another for three days, during...

Aug 01, 2015

Video footage shows car break-in in Chelmsford

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A Chelmsford resident uploaded a video Friday of security footage that shows a person in a light-col... Video:

Aug 01, 2015

Police respond to several bear complaints Friday

Greater Sudbury Police have said they responded to several complaints about nuisance bears Friday evening. File photo.

Greater Sudbury Police have said they responded to several complaints about black bears Friday eveni...

Jul 31, 2015

Sault police travel to Sudbury to arrest young person

Sault Ste. Marie Police travelled to Sudbury July 30 to arrest and return a young person wanted on warrants in connection with a sexual assault. Supplied photo.

Sault Ste. Marie Police travelled to Sudbury July 30 to arrest and return a young person wanted on w...

Jul 31, 2015

After causing head-on crash, driver flees into bush

The suspect is described as a white man, 25 to 30 years old, roughly 5-9, with a thin build. He had short brown hair, and was wearing a baseball cap and shorts. File photo.

The driver of an SUV who caused a head-on collision in the McCrea Heights area late on July 30 is be...

Jul 31, 2015

Bear inhumanely shot in New Sudbury, say police

Greater Sudbury Police are investigating after an incident where a bear was inhumanely killed in the New Sudbury area earlier this week. File photo.

Greater Sudbury Police are investigating after an incident where a bear was inhumanely killed in the...

Jul 30, 2015

Multi-vehicle collision near New Sudbury Centre

Police and Fire and Emergency crews respond to a multi-vehicle collision on Barry Downe Road near New Sudbury Centre. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police and Sudbury Fire and Emergency Services responded to a multi-vehicle collisio...

Jul 30, 2015

Stay safe on the water this weekend

Greater Sudbury Police have partnered with the Canadian Safe Boating Council for Operation Dry Water, an initiative aimed at reducing impaired boating incidents. Supplied photo.

The Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC) and the Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS) have partnere...

Jul 30, 2015

Camper trailer fire closes Hwy. 17 at Huron Shores

A note for those heading down Highway 17 this afternoon — the road is closed at Myers Road in Huron Shores due to a camper trailer on fire. File photo.

Update: July 30, 6:30 p.m.  Highway 17 has been re-opened.  Original story:  A note for those headin...

Jul 30, 2015

Police respond to 'suspicious incident' call

Greater Sudbury Police responded to a call late Thursday morning about a “suspicious incident.” Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police say they responded to a call of a “suspicious incident” late Thursday morning...

Jul 30, 2015

Motorized scooter driver charged with impaired

Greater Sudbury Police have released details of impaired driving-related incidents over the past month. Supplied photo.

A man who was driving a motorized scooter is facing several impaired driving-related charges after b...

Jul 29, 2015

OPP break up organized crime faction in Timmins

The OPP executed 11 search warrants in Timmins and one in Niagara Falls, seizing $120,000 worth of drugs. Supplied photo.

Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) have disman...

Jul 29, 2015

Cash stolen from North Bay business

North Bay OPP are seeking the assistance of the public in the search for those responsible for a theft from a business in the city. Supplied photo.

North Bay OPP are seeking the assistance of the public in the search for those responsible for a the...

Jul 28, 2015

Sudbury Police check nearly 300 drivers at R.I.D.E. stop

The GSPS conducted R.I.D.E. check stops at two different locations in Sudbury on July 25. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police conducted a R.I.D.E. check stop on July 25, and laid four Highway Traffic Act...

Jul 28, 2015

Grocery thief with pepper spray targets Durham St. pedestrian

A Sudbury man is grateful to the bystanders, paramedics and police who helped him out after he was mugged by a pepper-spray-wielding thief on July 12. File photo.

A leisurely stroll home after doing groceries on July 12 turned into a frightening experience for a ...

Jul 27, 2015

Remains found near Duchesnay Falls not human

The North Bay OPP responded to a report of unknown remains near Duchesnay Falls. A forensic investigation revealed that the remains were non-human. Supplied photo.

On July 26, 2015 at around 1:10 p.m., North Bay Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers were called...

Jul 27, 2015

Men bent on settling score engage in crime spree

Two men bent on settling a score with an acquaintance engaged in a crime spree that included breaking a vehicle's windows and trying to break into several apartments on Bessie Street. Supplied photo.

Two men bent on settling a score with an acquaintance engaged in a crime spree that included breakin...

Jul 26, 2015

Missing teen girl found in good health, police say

Elizabeth Thompson, 14, missing since July 17, has been found, Greater Sudbury Police announced late Sunday. File photo.

 Elizabeth Thompson, 14, missing since July 17, has been found, Greater Sudbury Police announced lat...

Jul 26, 2015

One injured in minor collision in Flour Mill

One person was injured in a two-vehicle collision early Sunday evening at the corner of Notre Dame Avenue and  Kathleen Street, near the Food Basics grocery store. Matt Durnan photo.

 One person was injured in a two-vehicle collision early Sunday evening.The accident took place at t...

Jul 25, 2015

Man and woman from Parry Sound killed in Hwy. 69 collision

The West Parry Sound OPP have released the names of the two people killed in a collision on Highway 69 near Pointe Au Baril July 25. File photo.

Updated July 27 at 11:20 a.m.The West Parry Sound OPP have released the names of the two people kill...

Jul 23, 2015

Police still seeking ATV driver who injured motorcyclist

Greater Sudbury Police are seeking a suspect described as a young man, with a thin build, wearing a hoodie and dirt bike style helmet. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police are asking the public for more information to find the driver of an ATV who c...

Jul 22, 2015

Former Noelville officer the new commander for East Algoma

The OPP's former Noelville staff sergeant, Yves Forget, now an inspector, is the new detachment commander for East Algoma. Photo supplied

The Ontario Provincial Police have promoted Staff Sergeant Yves Forget to the rank of inspector and ...

Jul 22, 2015

Police searching for missing teen

Elizabeth Thompson is described as 5-6, 110 pounds, with blue eyes and reddish hair that's shaved on the sides and longer on top. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police are requesting the public's assistance to locate 14-year-old Elizabeth Thomps...

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