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Tuesday February 6, 2018 – Omemee teen facing several additional charges after marbles fired from slingshot at bystander, businesses, residences and vehicles

Calls for Service: (Feb. 5 at 8 a.m. to Feb. 6 at 8 a.m.) 73 Additional Charges: An 18-year-old Omemee teen is facing several additional charges in an ongoing investigation where marbles were fired from a slingshot at a bystander and also at local residences, businesses, vehicles and bus shelters. Between late January 2018 and… Read more »

FRAUD ALERT – Canada Child Benefit Scam

The Peterborough Police Service warns residents that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) scam continues to circulate in our area. The most recent scam involves local residents receiving a text message from what initially appears to be the CRA stating the following: “According to calculations from the last past years, results have shown that an amount… Read more »

Thursday February 1, 2018 – Coboconk man arrested for public mischief

Calls for Service: (Jan. 31 at 8 a.m. to Feb. 1 at 8 a.m.) 62 Public Mischief Arrest: A 37-year-old Coboconk man has been charged with three counts of public mischief following an investigation into bomb threats made to local businesses. The Peterborough Police Service investigated three bomb threats to local City businesses on January… Read more »

Public Caution: Carfentanil Warning

The Peterborough Police has received a toxicology report relating to a suspected overdose death in November of 2017. This report confirmed that the victim had carfentanil in their system. The investigation is ongoing by the coroner’s office to determine if this may have been the cause of death. There is no indication that this investigation… Read more »

February Targeted Traffic Enforcement – Distracted Driving and View Obstructed Offences

During the month of February the Traffic Services Unit will focus on distracted driving and view obstructed offences. This targeted enforcement is in addition to regular traffic enforcement and education the Unit provides on a daily basis. Distracted driving, which comes with a fine of $490, includes the use of cell phones, tablets, GPS and… Read more »