Monthly Archives: May 2019

Thursday May 2, 2019 – Four men arrested and charged following high risk vehicle stop

Three men from the GTA and one man from Peterborough are facing drug and fraud charges after attempting to fill forged prescriptions for opioid medications at local pharmacies. On May 1, 2019 at approximately 6:45 p.m. police were alerted to four men attending local pharmacies attempting to fill forged prescriptions for opioids. Through information given… Read more »

Thursday May 2, 2019 – Update to Wednesday evening investigation

Four persons have been arrested and charged following a high risk vehicle stop conducted Wednesday evening (May 1) in the area of Park and Lansdowne Streets. The investigation is ongoing at this time. More details will be released when available.  Original Media Release: On Wednesday, the 1 May 2019, at approximately 7 pm, uniform patrol… Read more »

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – Special Media Release

On Wednesday, the 1 May 2019, at approximately 7 pm, uniform patrol members of the Peterborough Police Service conducted a high risk vehicle stop on Lansdowne St, in the area of Park St, in the City of Peterborough.  This stop was in connection to a fraud investigation, and resulted in the arrest of four individuals. … Read more »

SCAM ALERT

The  Peterborough Police Service reminds residents to always use extreme caution when providing personal information either over the phone or computer to someone you do not know. Our Service recently received a call from a complainant stating that someone pretending to be “regional health” called him and began asking about whether or not he had… Read more »

Wednesday May 1, 2019: Lakefield, Ontario woman arrested and charged with failing to stop following motor vehicle collision

Calls for Service: (April 30 at 8 a.m. to May 1 at 8 a.m.) 81 Failure to stop after accident Arrest: A 33-year-old Lakefield, Ontario woman has been arrested and charged with failing to stop following an accident after two parked vehicles were struck on George Street Tuesday morning. On April 30, 2019 at approximately… Read more »

Wednesday May 1, 2019 – Hunter Street East Fire Investigation Update

The Peterborough Police Service is no longer on scene following a Tuesday morning fire at an East City apartment. At this time the fire has been deemed non-suspicious in nature. There is no further police involvement. Original Media Release from Tuesday April 30, 2019: The Peterborough Police Service remains on scene following an early morning… Read more »