Crimes & Misdemeanors

Civic Holiday Weekend Saw Lowest Fatality Rate in Two Decades

OPPLogoIt was a busy long weekend for the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) as they stepped up enforcement across the province on roads, waterways and trails. On roads, the OPP was counting on motorists to comply with the Move Over law and they also looked for aggressive drivers, impaired drivers, those in violations of seat belt laws and motorists who drove while distracted.

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Man Assaulted on Sykes Street

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Grey County OPP received a report of an assault at the corner of Sykes and Collingwood streets on Wednesday evening (July 31).

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Dumping of Garbage Results in Charge

OPPLogoGrey County OPP received a report on Sunday afternoon (July 28) of a man dumping household waste in the Municipality of Meaford on the St. Vincent-Sydenham town line.

Police were able to identify the suspect based on the discarded property,” said Grey County OPP Media Relations Officer in a press release.

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Man Sobers Up at Meaford OPP Detachment

OPPLogoA Collingwood man found himself spending the night at Meaford's OPP detachment after being found passed out in a parking lot.

On Wednesday, July 24, at approximately 9:43 p.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a man passed out in a commercial parking lot on Bayfield Street in Meaford.

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