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Marathon OPP charge male with tree drug charges - Monday, November 19, 2018

Marathon OPP charge male with tree drug charges

Marathon, OPP  Drug Charges   Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime  OPP

MARATHON, ONTARIO  - November 19, 2018  (LSN)   On November 18, 2018 at approximately 1:45 p.m. an officer of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Manitouwadge detachment was on patrol on Highway 17 near Highway 614 when he observed a motor vehicle stuck in the snow on a service road on the south side of the highway.

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CONVICTED DOUBLE KILLER BENJAMIN MARKI - Saturday, November 17, 2018

CONVICTED DOUBLE KILLER BENJAMIN MARKI
APPEALING HIS SENTENCE

CONVICTED DOUBLE KILLER BENJAMIN MARKI IS APPEALING HIS SENTENCE   Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime    Thunder Bay Countcouthouse Inside Edition

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - July 24, 2018  (LSN)  Inside Edition sources state an appeal was filed with the Ontario Court of Appeal this week. Benjamin Marki is trying to get his parole eligibility reduced for the horrific stabbing deaths of Wilfred Potts and Anne Chuchmuch.
He’s not appealing his conviction, but feels his sentence was too harsh.

The appeal will be heard by the court in Toronto within 18-24 months.
BENJAMIN MARKI was arrested on Friday January 15, 2016 of as a result of a complex investigation which began on December 27, 2015 with a multi-tier resp

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Frederica Street Drug Arrests - Friday, November 16, 2018

Frederica Street OPP, NAN and Thunder Bay Police  Drug Arrests

OPP, NAN and Thunder Bay Police  Drug Arrests      Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   November 16, 2018  (LSN)  he Thunder Bay Police Service Intelligence Unit in conjunction with the Ontario Provincial Police and the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service executed two warrants in the 100 block of Frederica Street On November 15, 2018.

As a result two males and a female were arrested. A large quantity of what is believed to be Fentanyl, a smaller quantity of what is believed to be cocaine and several different types of pills were seized.

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OPP, NAN and Thunder Bay Police Drug Arrests - Tuesday, November 13, 2018

OPP, NAN and Thunder Bay Police  Drug Arrests

OPP, NAN and Thunder Bay Police  Drug Arrests      Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   November 13, 2018  (LSN)  The Thunder Bay Police Service Intelligence Unit in conjunction with the Ontario Provincial Police and the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service executed three warrants over the past four days.

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Thunder Bay Women Charged - Friday, November 2, 2018

Thunder Bay Women Charged with
Make Child Pornography, Make Available Child Pornography, Sexual Assault and Sexual Interference
.

Thunder Bay Women Charged    Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - November 2, 2018  (LSN)  Due to the nature and severity of the investigation, being a female offender which is rarely seen, the National Child Exploitation Coordination Centre attended Thunder Bay on November 1, 2018 and conducted an interview with the female offender.

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More Drug Arrests Algoma Street - Friday, October 12, 2018

 TBay Police  More Drug Arrests Algoma Street

Thunder Bay Police   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - October 12, 2018  (LSN)  A search warrant was executed at dwelling in the 200 block of Algoma Street around 6:00 p.m. on October 11, 2018 that resulted in arrests and seizures.

As a result of an ongoing investigation, members of the TBPS Intelligence Unit entered the dwelling to execute the search warrant on the apartment and arrested the three occupants. During the search cocaine and fentanyl valued at over $25,000 were located and seized along with approximately $3,000 in cash.

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Daniel Montgomery DRUG OFFENCES - Thursday, October 11, 2018

OPP CHARGE THUNDER BAY MAN WITH DRUG OFFENCES
Daniel Montgomery

OPP Thunder Bay  FOUR ARRESTED AT MUNRO MOTEL Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  - October 11, 2018  (LSN)   On October 9, 2018, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB), Thunder Bay OPP Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) and Provincial Operations Intelligence Bureau (POIB), concluded a lengthy investigation involving drug trafficking in the Thunder Bay area. OPP were assisted by officers from the Thunder Bay Police Service, Anishinabek Police Service and Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service.

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FOUR ARRESTED AT MUNRO MOTEL - Sunday, October 7, 2018

FOUR ARRESTED AT MUNRO MOTEL THUNDER BAY
 DRUGS AND HANDGUN SEIZED

OPP Thunder Bay  FOUR ARRESTED AT MUNRO MOTEL Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  - October 7, 2018  (LSN)   On October 4, 2018, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Provincial Operations Intelligence Bureau (POIB) and the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) conducted an investigation into parties from southern Ontario suspected of dealing drugs in the Thunder Bay area.

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Abduction in Westfort Area - Sunday, September 16, 2018

Police Investigating Abduction in Westfort Area

Thunder Bay Police Crime Reports   Lake Superior News
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Date Published: 2018-09-16
In the early morning hours of Sunday September 16, 2018 Thunder Bay Police Service responded to a call for service regarding a female who had been abducted in the Westfort area.

The female was walking home from a local bar and was approached by a vehicle with two occupants, the female was asked if she had called a cab.

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South May Street, Drug Arrest - Saturday, September 8, 2018

South May Street, Drug Arrest

Drugs Guns Gangs Thunder Bay   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - September 8, 2018  (LSN)   Members of the TBPS Intelligence Unit arrested a male yesterday afternoon on South May Street for the possession of a controlled substance. Upon the male's arrest officers located what they believe to be 60 grams of fentanyl, 88 capsules of hydromorphone and 55 grams of marihuana.

Police also seized $1,800 in currency. A subsequent search warrant resulted in the seizure of 2 pounds of marihuana and $12,500 in currency. The value of the drugs seized is approximately $17,600.

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BODY RECOVERED IN KAMINISTIQUA RIVER - Saturday, September 1, 2018

Thunder Bay Police Services   Lake Superior News
BODY RECOVERED IN KAMINISTIQUA RIVER UPDATE

Thunder Bay, Ontario - September 1, 2018  ()LSN)  Thunder Bay Police are investigating the recovery of a body from the Kaministiqua River.The investigation is in the early stages.

The deceased male appears to be in his 40's or 50's.

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Michael Bewyck remanded in custody - Tuesday, August 28, 2018

BRegistered Sex Offender Michael Bewyck remanded in custody

Thunder Bay Police Services   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - August 28, 2018    (LSN)  Alleged Child Abductor and Registered Sex Offender Michael Danial Bewcyk, age 70  made a video appearance in bail court from the District Jail today. 

 Michael Mewyck remanded in custody for a Thursday August 30th courtdate, in courtroom 104,

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HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION - Saturday, August 25, 2018

HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION
Amelia Corrie Sainnawap

Amelia Corrie Sainnawap Homicide   Lake Superior News

Incident Date:
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 14:45
Incident Number:
P18057403
Location:
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2018-08-24
Police have identified 31-year-old Amelia Corrie Sainnawap as the person found deceased on August 22, 2018 in the 100 block of Cumming Street.

Her family has been notified of her death. The Thunder Bay Police Service is investigating this incident as a homicide.

Police presence will remain high in the area as the investigation is active and ongoing.

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TAKEOVER OF THUNDER BAY BY TORONTO STREET GANGS. - Tuesday, July 24, 2018

INVASION AND TAKEOVER OF THUNDER BAY BY TORONTO STREET GANGS.
THE UPHILL BATTLE FACED BY THE THUNDER BAY POLICE SERVICES.

Toronto Gangs Moving Taking over Thunder Bay   Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime    South Ontario Guns Drugs Gangs  taking over 

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - July 24, 2018  (LSN)  THE BIG MONEY BEING GENERATED AND SIPHONED OUT OF OUR CITY BY THESE OPERATIONS.
No one is really sure the exact date when this one group arrived in Thunder Bay, but they did come. There are many groups like this one. And with them, they bring guns, drugs and bad intentions. Their illegal business activities focus on one thing and that is money. There are no rules for them when it comes to acquiring cash. Violence is a perfectly acceptable solution in their minds for their business dealings. It’s a growing plague on the city, with no plan in place by city council or the Acting Chief of Police for combatting it.

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Guns, Gangs and Drugs - Sunday, July 22, 2018

Guns, Gangs and Drugs Thunder Bay:

Drugs Guns Gangs Thunder Bay   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - July 21, 2018  (LSN) Thunder Bay Police have been active arresting South Ontario Gang members trying to take over the Drug business from the Native Syndicate..

Marijuana seized totals $51,900
T
hree kilograms of cocaine valued at $296,000.
$5,000 + 5,000 Cash
Oxycodone pills, Hydromorph pills, Marihuana and Cocaine value not reported
Two hand guns 

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SOUTH KENOGAMI BREAK-IN AND ASSAULT - Friday, July 20, 2018

INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO SOUTH KENOGAMI BREAK-IN AND ASSAULT

Home Invasion  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - July 20, 2018  (LSN)  The Thunder Bay Police Service is requesting the public's assistance as an investigation into a break-and-enter and assault at a South Kenogami Avenue home continues.

Officers were dispatched to a home in the 100 block of South Kenogami Avenue at 2:40 a.m. on June 26, 2018.

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counterfeit dolls at International Falls - Sunday, July 1, 2018

CBP officers seize counterfeit dolls at International Falls Port of Entry

International Falls Port of Entry  Lake Superior News
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 INTERNATIONAL FALLS, MINNESOTA — July 1, 2018  (LSN)  U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers working at the International Falls Port of Entry targeted a rail container destined to arrive in Ranier.  In May, CBP officers inspected the rail container and discovered merchandise in violation of intellectual property rights (IPR) regulations.

The merchandise consisted of 60,180 mermaid and fashion dolls.

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Texas man, Jack Wicksey, 65 may be extradited to Sioux Lookout - Saturday, June 16, 2018

Los Fresnosm, Texas  man, Jack Wicksey, 65 may be extradited to Sioux Lookout to face sexual assault, exploitation charges

OPP Jack WICKSEY   Lake Superior News
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SIOUX LOOKOUT, ONTARIO - June 16, 2018 (LSN)   Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Sioux Lookout Crime Unit have been investigating allegations of historical sexual abuse in Sioux Lookout between the years of 1989-1991. Seven adult males have come forward with allegations of sexual assault that occurred when they were under 16 years of age.

As a result of this investigation, Jack WICKSEY (65) of Los Fresno, Texas has been charged with nine (9) counts of Sexual Assault on a person under 16 years of age contrary to section 271 of the Criminal Code and nine (9) counts of Sexual Exploitation contrary to section 153(1)(a) of the Criminal Code.

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U.S. Border Patrol Seizes Boat on Rainy Lake - Tuesday, June 12, 2018

U.S. Border Patrol Seizes Boat on Rainy Lake

CBP Boat  Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime Border Patrol agents conducting operations on Rainy Lake seized a boat June 6

INTERNATIONAL FALLS, MINNESOTA  —June 12, 2018  (LSN)  U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the International Falls Station served a seizure warrant and detained four people on Rainy Lake on June 6. Agents seized the vessel, charging one person with 19 USC 1436(b), and 19 USC 1433 (failure to report arrival into the United States) which could result in a $5000 fine. 

 

Agents conducting marine operations on Rainy Lake observed a vessel traveling south on Rainy Lake that matched the description and registration of a signed U.S. District Court seizure warrant. Upon positive identification of the vessel, agents stopped the boat containing four individuals and served a warrant of seizure to the operator.

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Highway 61 Witnessed Suicide - Monday, June 11, 2018

Routine Traffic Stop on Highway 61 Ends in Witnessed Suicide

Cook County Minnesota Sheriff  Lake Superior News

#LSN_Crime  Cook County

COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA  -  June 11, 2018  (LSN) At approximately 9:15 am, a Cook County Sheriff’s Office Deputy attempted to pull a vehicle over for a speed violation east of Schroeder Minnesota around the Temperance River area. The vehicle pulled onto the shoulder and slowed. The vehicle continued to drive forward at a very low rate of speed. At approximately 9:17 am, as the vehicle was coming to a stop, the driver displayed a handgun and turned the weapon on himself. As the Deputy was coming to a stop, he witnessed the driver’s side window of the dark green Jeep shatter and the driver slump over in the vehicle. On approach of the vehicle, the 43-year-old male driver from Winsted, Minnesota, was found deceased from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

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Marijuana in Hockey Bag - Saturday, June 2, 2018

CBP Officers Seize Over 104 Pounds Of Marijuana in Hockey Bag

Hockey Bags Marijuana  Lake Superior News

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Cook County Over Night Phone Outage - Thursday, May 17, 2018

Cook County Brief Planned  Over Night Phone Outage

Cook County Minnesota Sheriff  Lake Superior News

#LSN_Crime  Cook County

COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA  -  May 17, 2018  (LSN) All Fire Halls in Cook County and Grand Portage will be staffed by Fire Departments during this outage. Deputies will be on patrol.

Fire Halls Staffed for 911 Connection During Brief Overnight Phone Outage

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Sheriff’s Office and Deputies Carry Narcan - Monday, May 7, 2018

Thanks to Donation Sheriff’s Office and Deputies Carry Narcan

Cook County Sheriff  Carry opioid antidote Narcan  Lake Superior News
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COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA, May 7, 2018 (LSN)  The Cook County Sheriff’s Office and Deputies, including K-9 Deputy Eddy, are now equipped to carry the opioid antidote Narcan, thanks to a citizen donation through their 501(C)(3) charitable medical organization. The overdose reversal drug protects the public as well as the officers themselves.

 

“We are extremely grateful for this donation and for the Schloot family’s concern for our law enforcement officers’ and life safety in the community,” said Sheriff Pat Eliasen. “Unfortunately, these dangerous substances are out there and we are now protected should we be exposed.”

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Nexus Enrollment Workshop in Grand Portage a success - Friday, May 4, 2018

Canada Customs and U.S Border Protection
Nexus Enrollment Workshop in Grand Portage a success

 CBP and Canada Border Services Agency NEXUS  Lake Superior News
LSN_Crime   CBP and Canada Border Services Agency

GRAND PORTAGE, Minnesota – May 4, 2018  (LSN)   U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations held two Nexus enrollment workshops in the Pembina Area Port over the weekend.  The NEXUS Enrollment events were in Dunseith, North Dakota, and Grand Portage, Minnesota.  During these enrollment events, CBP and Canada Border Services Agency conducted interviews for conditionally approved Nexus applicants. 

 

NEXUS enrollment workshops were held in Grand Portage on April 27-29 and Dunseith April 27-28.  Grand Portage planned for a two-day workshop but, due to high demand, a third day was added.

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Scotlund Crompton charged with aggravated assault - Friday, May 4, 2018

Scotlund Crompton charged with aggravated assault of 82 year old Rockwood Avenue man

Scotlund Crompton  Lake Superior News
#LSN_Crime  Scotlund Crompton

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO - May 4, 2018  (LSN)  Scotlund Crompton arrested in aggravated assault of elderaly 82 year old men on Rockwood Ave.  19 year old Scotlund Crompton is appeared Frida morning  May 4,2018 via video from TBPS station.morning

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Moose Vs Car Highway 17 - Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Moose Vs Car Highway 17

Moose vs Car OPP  Lake Superior News
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MARATHON, ONTARIO  -  May 2, 2018  (LSN)  -Members of the Marathon and Manitouwadge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachments responded to two separate motor vehicle collisions involving moose that occurred on Highway 17 and 614.  

Officers are reporting seeing lots of moose that have wandered out near and onto the roadways in the area over the past couple of weeks. Black bears have also been seen in the area as well and pose as much of a hazard as moose when on the roadways.

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Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation - Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation
May 15 & 17

Pedestrian Safety Enforcement Operation May 15 & 17  Lake Superior News
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COOK COUNTY, MINNESOTA - May 1, 2018   (LSN)  As part of the local Safe Routes to School program, and ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety in Cook County and Grand Portage, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting a two-day pedestrian safety enforcement operation that will focus on motorists who fail to yield the right-of-way to pedestrians at crosswalks.