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Thursday May 3, 2018 – Two GTA men facing charges including possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking following traffic stop

Calls for Service: (May 2 at 8 a.m. to May 3 at 8 a.m.) 68 Drug Arrests: Two men from the GTA are facing charges including possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking following a Wednesday night traffic stop in Peterborough. On May 2, 2018 at approximately 9:30 p.m. an officer on patrol observed… Read more »

Targeted Traffic Enforcement and Education for May – National Road Safety Weel

The Peterborough Police Service Traffic Services Unit is continuing with its monthly targeted enforcement and education initiative. In May the Traffic Services Unit is participating in and promoting the Canada Safety Council (CSC) National Road Safety Week running from May 15-21, 2018 with the final day of the campaign coinciding with Victoria Day Monday. The… Read more »

Health Canada Confirms Drug Samples Seized from Two Recent Overdose Scenes in Peterborough Contained Fentanyl

On April 7, 2018 the Peterborough Police Service issued a special media release regarding police having attended the scenes of three suspected illicit drug related accidental overdoses within 48 hours. The investigation to date suggests that all three deceased may have consumed purple heroin, but that has yet to be confirmed through the Coroner’s Office… Read more »

Protect Yourself From Fraud: STOP, PAUSE, THINK!

The Peterborough Police Service warns residents that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) scam continues to circulate in our area. “This scam is evolving from year to year and becoming more sophisticated and more believable,” says Detective Constable Keith Calderwood, Peterborough Police Service Fraud Unit. On Monday April 23, 2018 an officer at our ARU (Alternative… Read more »

Thursday April 26, 2018 – Peterborough man arrested and charged with robbery with violence following Wednesday night incident

Calls for Service: (April 25 at 8 a.m. to April 26 at 8 a.m.) Robbery with violence Arrest: A 36-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with robbery with violence following a Wednesday night incident. On April 25, 2018 at approximately 8:10 p.m. the victim was in her vehicle stopped at a red light… Read more »