Police are searching for a 41-year-old man who reportedly stabbed another man in Brock Township on Sept. 1. Durham Regional Police say Peter McDowell of no fixed address is wanted for aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, possess weapons dangerous to public peace and two counts of failing to comply with probation. According to police, on Sept. 6, the victimRead more
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A Durham Regional Police officer has been charged with sexual assault following allegations regarding his conduct while off duty. Members of the DRPS Professional Standards Unit launched an investigation earlier this month when an allegation by an adult woman was brought forward regarding the conduct of the officer. As a result of the investigation, Jack Stelwagen, 40, has been chargedRead more
Police believe that speed and alcohol may have been factors in an accident that led to the death of a 45-year-old Uxbridge man early this morning.Read more
Police are asking anyone with information about the whereabouts of the vehicle or owner of the vehicle believed to have been involved in a hit and run to come forward. Orillia OPP say on July 13, at approximately 6:45 p.m. a truck entered a parking lot at an Atherley Road business in Orillia and struck another vehicle. The driver ofRead more
Investigators are asking the public for information that might identify the person(s) responsible for stealing two collectible vehicles from a Port Perry-area auto business. Sometime between midnight and 8 a.m. on Thursday (Aug. 2) a person or persons unknown entered the property of Stevenson Specialty Cars, located at Brook Street and Hwy. 12 southwest of Port Perry. A 2008 redRead more
A man wanted for allegedly breaching parole is known to frequent the areas of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and specifically Lindsay, according to police. The Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement Squad (R.O.P.E,) is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a federal offender wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant as result of their breach of Parole. Jack Goneau is described as a CaucasianRead more
The DRPS has issued a correction to its account of a single-vehicle accident on Regional Road 13 Sunday (July 29) night and the dramatic rescue that followed.
While the initial press release issued by police noted that the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle — who has also been charged in relation to the accident — escaped prior to the arrival of officers, the story has now changed considerably.Read more
Police say a 40-year-old woman faces alcohol-related charges after a vehicle was found submerged in water in Brock Township. Durham Regional Police say two officers and several citizens came to the aid of three occupants after finding a vehicle submerged in water shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday night (July 29). Officers from Central East Division were driving back to theRead more
Two children were among the three people taken to hospital following a single-vehicle accident on Regional Road 13 Sunday (July 29) night.
While no details have been released by police, Brock Township Fire Chief Rick Harrison said that all three were taken to Uxbridge hospital with undisclosed injuries.Read more
Investigators are asking the public to help identify the person responsible for an assault that reportedly sent a 16-year-old to hospital yesterday. On Tuesday (July 24) at approximately 1:20 a.m., officers were called to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital regarding a 16-year-old male with multiple injuries. He was later taken to Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto for further tests and treatment,Read more