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Durham police officer charged with sexual assault

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 charged

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Two collectible cars stolen from Port Perry-area business


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 red

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Wanted man known to frequent Kawartha Lakes area: police

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 Caucasian

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Police clarify circumstances of the rescue of two people from submerged car

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.

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Woman charged after vehicle with young occupants found submerged in Brock

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 the

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Police seeking public’s help after 16-year-old reportedly assaulted in Uxbridge

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,

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