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A’Burg Police Investigate Thefts

By Ian Shalapata (AMHERSTBURG, ON) – The Amherstburg Police are seeking input from the public after multiple thefts took place yesterday between 10:00am and 12:00…



The OPP raided a home on Foundry Street in Leamington, where two men were arrested and a quantity of drugs seized.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Two Hurt In County Crashes

By Ian Shalapata (LEAMINGTON, ON) – Two Leamington residents have been charged by the OPP after incidents of impaired driving and collisions. On June 18,…


A driver is facing Highway Traffic Act charges after a collision in Lakeshore on 21 June 2016.Photo courtesy of Stephanie Moniz/OPP.

Driver Charged After Lakeshore Collision

By Ian Shalapata (LAKESHORE, ON) – The OPP have laid charges following a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of  County Road 22 and East Pike…



The OPP raided a home on Foundry Street in Leamington, where two men were arrested and a quantity of drugs seized.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Leamington Drug Bust

By Ian Shalapata (LEAMINGTON, ON) – Two Leamington men have been arrested after the OPP executed a search warrant at a residence on Foundry Street…



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Three Charged With Rash Of Break-Ins

By Ian Shalapata (TECUMSEH, ON) – Three men have been arrested after the OPP received numerous complaints regarding thefts from vehicles and garages during the…