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Greater Sudbury Police Service has an outstanding warrant for the arrest of Patrick McGregor.While on recognizance of bail for previous offences, and one of the conditions being that he remains within his residence between the hours of 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., McGregor was not home when officers attended to conduct a bail compliance check on Jan. 18, 2015.McGregor is wanted ...

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Jan 30, 2015

Housesitter foils attempted robbery

A housesitter surprised two would-be robbers at a Godfrey Drive home in Copper Cliff Jan. 29, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A housesitter surprised two would-be robbers at a Godfrey Drive home in Copper Cliff Jan. 29, said G...

Jan 29, 2015

Bus, cars collide on Paris Street

A crash involving two vehicles and a Sudbury transit bus knocked over a traffic light post on Paris Street. Photo by Kyle Cooper.

Northbound traffic on Paris Street is slow as police and firefighters investigate a collision involv...

Jan 29, 2015

Police issue warrant for Patrick McGregor

Greater Sudbury Police Service has an outstanding warrant for the arrest of Patrick McGregor.

Greater Sudbury Police Service has an outstanding warrant for the arrest of Patrick McGregor.While o...

Jan 29, 2015

Drivers injured in 2-vehicle crash

Two people were taken to Health Sciences North Jan. 28 after being injured in a two-vehicle crash in Capreol. File photo.

The drivers from two vehicles involved in a collision in Capreol on Jan. 28 received serious, but no...

Jan 27, 2015

Sweeney murder: Jacket still the best evidence

Today marks the anniversary of Renee Sweeney's murder in 1998.

The investigation into the Renee Sweeney homicide case continues 17 years later, said Greater Sudbur...

Jan 27, 2015

Six people killed in collisions in 2014: GSPS

Greater Sudbury Police Service, in partnership with Accident Support Services International (Collision Reporting Centre), compile statistics relating to motor-vehicle collisions within the city that fall under the jurisdiction of the Greater Sudbury Police Service (GSPS).

There were six fatalities in 2014 as a result of motor-vehicle collisions, said Greater Sudbury Poli...

Jan 26, 2015

Snowmobile Safety Week nets fines

Three snowmobilers were caught on OFSC trails without trail permits during Snowmobile Safety Week which took place Jan. 17–25, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Three snowmobilers were caught on OFSC trails without trail permits during Snowmobile Safety Week wh...

Jan 26, 2015

Police investigate mischief to bus

Greater Sudbury Police is looking for help in identifying the person or persons responsible for damaging the same bus on two separate occasions.

Greater Sudbury Police is looking for help in identifying the person or persons responsible for dama...

Jan 26, 2015

Alleged drunk driver ditches vehicle

A 52-year-old man had to climb out the driver's side window of his vehicle after ditching it on Lorne Street Jan. 25, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A 52-year-old man had to climb out the driver's side window of his vehicle after ditching it on Lorn...

Jan 26, 2015

Sudbury police officer hit with assault charge

Greater Sudbury Police Const. Christopher Labreche is facing an assault charge after an altercation with a man arrested for public intoxication. GSPS/YouTube

A Sudbury court has ruled that a charge of assault is warranted against a city police constable, ste...

Jan 26, 2015

Sagamok First Nation man faces child porn charges

A 48-year-old Sagamok First Nation man faces child pornography charges, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

A 48-year-old Sagamok First Nation man faces child pornography charges, said the Ontario Provincial ...

Jan 26, 2015

Inquest called into death of Gerard Smits

The body of Gerard Martin Smits, 44, was found near the side of Highway 17 in Serpent River on Feb. 15, 2013, said Dr. David Eden, acting Regional Supervising Coroner for North region, Sudbury office. File photo.

An inquest will be held into the death of Gerard Martin Smits, 44, whose body was found near the sid...

Jan 26, 2015

Police identify victim in Hwy. 144 crash

One person is dead following a collision on Highway 144 on Jan. 25, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

The person killed on Highway 144 on Jan. 25 has been identified as 33-year-old Steven Michael Jedras...

Jan 25, 2015

Hwy. 144 closed Sunday afternoon after crash

 Hwy. 144 closed Sunday afternoon after crash. File photo.

Highway 144 is closed from Cartier to Highway 560 due to a motor vehicle collision, according to a p...

Jan 25, 2015

Capreol garage fire causes $3K in damage

A garage fire in Capreol Jan. 24 caused an estimated $3,000 in damage. File photo.

A garage fire in Capreol Jan. 24 caused an estimated $3,000 in damage.Greater Sudbury Fire Services ...

Jan 25, 2015

Police searching for suspect who stole, crashed car

Greater Sudbury Police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a vehicle Jan. 24 and crashed it minutes later. Supplied photo.

Greater Sudbury Police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a vehicle Jan. 24 and crashed it ...

Jan 24, 2015

RIDE checks catch suspended driver

One driver was charged with driving while under suspension during RIDE checks conducted Jan. 23. File photo.

One driver was charged with driving while under suspension during RIDE checks conducted Jan. 23.The ...

Jan 24, 2015

Three-vehicle Hwy. 69 collision kills Sudbury man

A 22-year-old Sudbury man was killed and three others injured in a three-vehicle collision on Highway 69 during the evening of Jan. 23. File photo.

A 22-year-old Sudbury man was killed and three others injured in a three-vehicle collision on Highwa...

Jan 23, 2015

Protests will affect traffic at Hwys. 17 and 6 intersection

Protest activities may result in traffic delays Jan. 24 at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 6 in McKerrow, said the Ontario Provincial Police.

Protest activities may result in traffic delays Jan. 24 at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highwa...

Jan 22, 2015

OPP seeks public's help in collision investigation

The Ontario Provincial Police is seeking the public's help in a collision investigation.

The Ontario Provincial Police is seeking the public's help in a collision investigation.The collisio...

Jan 22, 2015

Transport loses wheels on Barrydowne Road

A transport lost two wheels while driving down Barrydowne Road Jan. 20, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A transport lost two wheels while driving down Barrydowne Road Jan. 20, said Greater Sudbury Police ...

Jan 21, 2015

Missing B.C. woman walks into police HQ

A B.C. woman reported missing in Greater Sudbury walked into a police HQ today in good health. Supplied

Kaylei Wall is alive and well, much to the relief of her family and friends.The B.C. woman walked in...

Jan 20, 2015

Police believe mischief cases related

Greater Sudbury Police believe the same person or persons is responsible for two reports of mischief around Ramsey Lake over the weekend.

Greater Sudbury Police believe the same person or persons is responsible for two reports of mischief...

Jan 19, 2015

Vehicle gets stuck on Ramsey Lake

A vehicle was removed from Ramsey Lake this morning after it became stuck Jan. 19, said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A vehicle was removed from Ramsey Lake this morning after it became stuck Jan. 19, said Greater Sudb...

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