West Grey Police Press Releases

Source: West Grey Police Service
Date: Wed Jul 11 09:35:00 MST 2018

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018
Occurrence Type: Domestic Assault
Occurrence Number: GR18/1457
On Saturday June 16, 2018 police were advised to attend a domestic assault. The investigation determined that the victim suffered minor injuries, the accused was charged with assault. The accused was released on a Promise to Appear and OIC Undertaking, with a court date in the near future.

Date: Saturday, 16 June, 2018
Occurrence Type: Drug Offences / Warrants
Occurrence Number: GR18-1473
On Saturday, June 16, 2018 Police conducted a traffic stop within the Municipality the passenger was wanted by another Police Service and was placed under arrest. Through the investigation a number of different drugs were located on the accused. Subsequently, the accused was charged and held for a Bail Hearing on Possession for the purpose of trafficking (FENTANYL), Possession for the purpose of trafficking (METHAMPHETIMINE) Possession for the purpose of trafficking (HEROIN).



POLICE investigated 10 motor vehicle collisions with only minor injuries being reported. Several drivers were charged with Highway Traffic Act offences. A large number of the collisions were Car/Deer accidents. Drivers are reminded that pursuant to the Ontario Highway Traffic Act motor vehicle collisions resulting in injury or damage in excess of $2000 must be reported to the police forthwith and not hours or days later.

POLICE continue to respond to a large number of Mental Health related calls. In most cases reported POLICE were able to provide assistance without the individual being apprehended pursuant to the Mental Health Act

POLICE are investigating a break and enter into a shed located in a gravel pit in the Markdale area. During the overnight hours on June 19 thieves broke into a shed and stole a quantity of tools.

POLICE are investigating ongoing thefts from a Glenelg area property of gasoline. On June 21 in addition to fuel, thieves also stole a generator and an air compressor. POLICE would like to remind the public that fuel storage units should be secured with a good quality lock as the rising price of fuel makes them inviting targets of opportunity for the ever present members of the criminal underworld.

On June 22 POLICE on routine patrol arrested a wanted male in the village of Neustadt. The male initially lied to POLICE about his identity. Further investigation revealed that the male was wanted by the OPP on a number of warrants. The male was promptly arrested and transferred to the OPP

On June 23 an early morning trip to Tim Hortons in Hanover proved to be a costly mistake for a male from Normanby Tp. Alert staff at Tim Hortons contacted POLICE to report a male in the drive through that was showing obvious signs of impairment. The male was located, arrested by POLICE and later failed a breath test. The male was charged with impaired driving, care and control of a motor vehicle with over 80mgs of alcohol in 100mls of blood and had his drivers licence suspended immediately for 90 days.

On June 23 West Grey Police were called to assist the Hanover Police Service regarding an out of control female whom had caused several accidents in Hanover and West Grey. The female ran her vehicle into a Hanover Police cruiser and was apprehended. The female faces a number of criminal charges including impaired operation of a motor vehicle.

The province wide Canada day holiday weekend aggressive driving campaign will kick off on June 29 running through to July 2. The public can expect to see an increased police presence on area roads and waterways. Speeding, drinking and driving while being the operator of an automobile, ATV or boat, aggressive driving and not wearing a seatbelt on area roads will likely bring you into contact with POLICE or Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry [MNRF] Conservation officers.


Blyth Bill

Vodden's Nazi Salute Vote & We Are Better Than You Hate Rant Further Divides North Huron #ImpeachVodden #Knott4Reeve2018 #StrongerTogether #WoollyWellington
Blyth Snow Removal Shot Down By Wingham And East-Wawanosh #Knott4Reeve2018 #Time4Vodden2Quit #StopBeastiality
Itís Time For Millionaire Farmers & Hoop Houses To Pay Fair Share Of Taxes & Stop Mooching Off Blyth #NotARubberBootTownAnyMore #Knott4Reeve2018
Fake News In North Huron Draws International Attention (CNN, RT, AlJazeera) As Russian Hackers Enter Canadian Politics #Knott4Reeve2018 #ShutDownFakeNews
Blyth Taxes To Soar - Vodden Shames Town Staff & Demands Removal Of All Rubber Boot Scrubbers From Queen Street #Knott4Reeve2018
Bill Knott Exposes Fake News - If It's Not On The Blyth Free Press It's Not Real News #FakeNews #Knott4Reeve2018
Farm Welfare/Subsidies Enable Sadistic, Lazy & Ignorant Farmers - Farmers Donít Feed Cities, They Donít Even Feed Themselves! #BeefIsMurder #PorkIsMurder #GentrifyEast-Wawanosh #BeastialityIsWrong
Hooking East-Wawanosh Barns And Homes To Sewers & Running Water Will Put Money In Farmers Pockets #StopTheStench #NoBrainer #Knott4Reeve2018
East-Wawanosh 98% In Favor Of Dumping OPP And Switching To Cost Effective Wingham Police #Knott4Reeve2018
No Show, Slow OPP Response Times In East-Wawanosh & 2nd Tier Policing Trigger Calls For Wingham Police Expansion #East-WawanoshLivesMatter #Knott4Reeve2018


Area OPP

Numerous Bees Dead After Apiary Vandalized
Theft From Unlocked Vehicle
Rash Of Thefts In Mitchell
Owner Spots Own Stolen Vehicle And Follows It To Gas Station - Vehicle Recovered
Armed Robbery On Hwy 9 - Suspect At Large
Break And Enter In Meaford
Transport Truck Vs Transport Truck Collision In Perth South
Collision Close In North Perth Sends Two To Hospital
OPP Respond To Break And Enter In Progress
Commercial Break And Enter
Break And Enter On Eight Mile Road
Break And Enter To Storage Shed
Human Remains Found In Mount Forest Identified As Catherine Ann BUCKLE
Paula CRUICKSHANK Theft X3
Laura SNELL - Drunk Driving
Stolen Vehicle Found On Fire
OPP Investigating Mischief In St. Marys
15 Year Old Driver Charged Following Collision
Valuables Removed From Vehicle
Theft From Unlocked Vehicle
BOLO Stolen Marlin Trek Mountain Bike With Specialized Front Shocks
Lawn Tractor Stolen From Garage
UPDATE: Human Remains Found In Mount Forest
Drunk Driver From South Huron Arrested - Name Released
Former Legion Treasurer Arrested For Theft - Earl Clarance WOOLERY III Facing Numerous Charges


Huron County

Health Unit: Avoid Mosquito Bites
2018 Municipal Election Candidate Information Session set for June 27, 2018
Huron County Council Appoints Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Meighan Wark
Special Board of Health Meeting called for December 20, 2017
Huron County agri-food producer earns provincial recognition for innovation


North Huron

NOTICE: Special Meeting of the North Huron Police Services Board - July 3, 2018
Flood Warning Continued for Maitland and Nine Mile River Watersheds
Flood Watch Issued for Maitland and Nine Mile River Watersheds
NOTICE: Special Meeting of North Huron Council - February 26, 2018
NOTICE: Blyth Water System Sodium and Fluoride Levels


Wingham Police Service

44 Year Old Repeat Offender Arrested In Wingham - Sidney Prince
Two Repeat Offenders Arrested For Stealing From Wingham Salvation Army - Cameron & Stone
Stolen Vehicles And Theft On Josephine Street Keep Wingham Officers Busy Over Long Weekend
Arrest Made In Rash Of Wingham Break And Enters - Cody Priestep - One Suspect At Large
Police Warn Winghamites About Rash Of Thefts - Check And Secure Your Property