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area of River and Front Streets

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  ~~~~~~~  August 16, 2021  (LSNews)  Hardworking Thunder Bay Police Officers arrested 3 more drug dealers from the Toronto area yesterday, Sunday August 15,2021

Officers were in the area of River and Front Streets just after 9:30 am when spotted three people sleeping inside a motor vehicle.

All three were charged with:

  • -possession of cocaine for purpose of trafficking
  • -possession of cannabis for purpose of trafficking

Those three individuals are:

  • -23 year old STEVEN TENNANT
  • -21 year old DUSTIN JAYDIN SAWLER

They were all held overnight at Balmoral Police Station and appeared in Bail Court this morning, Monday August 16, 2021

Federal Crown Attorney Ron Poirier is not consenting to the release of any of them

They are all being transported to the Thunder Bay Jail.


As per usual practice, the Director of Communications has not told the public and most likely won’t.

He’s become very lazy while collecting in excess of $141 000 taxpayer dollars annually.

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Murders Thunder Bay vs other Ontario Cities

Thunder Bay maintained its title as the murder capital of Canada in 2018,  For the third consecutive year - and the fourth time in the last five years

 It has been announced again that Thunder Bay is the Murder Capital of Canada for 2018 in Canada for CMAs with populations between 100,000 to less than 500,000 people

Thunder Bay had the highest rate in that category with 6.38 homicides per 100,000.
Barrie with zero
St. Catharines–Niagara  Region with 0.42


Thunder Bay has the highest Opiod death Rate in Ontario

Path 525 Thunder Bay Drug Injection Site  Lake Superior NewsIn 2018, 44 people died of opioid overdose in Thunder Bay.

It’s made Thunder Bay the highest per capita opioid death rate in Ontario.

The 44 deaths were a 40 per cent increase from 2017, a year in which Thunder Bay also held the highest provincial rate.

Between July 2017 and June 2018, nearly 3,900 naloxone kits were handed out by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit and local pharmacies, 



Thunder Bay is that the homicide rate for 2017 is down from 2016 when it stood at 6.62 per 100,000

Greater Sudbury's murder rate is  remains one of the lowest in Canada. murder rate was 0.61 per 100,000 people

Thunder Bay as the only Legal Injeciton site in Northern Ontario 

Murders by Ward 2019

  • Homicide #1  Leo Chiodo  Westfort Ward 108th Avenue Mission Island 
  • Homicide #2  Tanya Andy  McIntrye Ward Behind Landmark Inn
  • Homicide #3  Claude Justin KISHIQUEB Current River Ward Cumberland Street
  • Homicide #4  Robenson St Jean McIntrye Ward Hilldale and Melbourne
  • Homicide #5  Andrew Ayre McKellar Ward,  Victoria Ave East
  • Homicide #6  Nazareth Andrew KWANDIBENS Current River Ward  Arundel Street

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