Male With Replica Handgun

Incident Date:
P16024255
Location: Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Police responded to 730 Simpson Street (Polish Legion) regarding a male with a handgun on Friday January 29, 2016 at approximately 10 p.m.

A male was observed to have a handgun in his jacket while in the Polish Legion. Police located the male in the area of the Legion and was taken into custody without incident. A black…

Published Date: 2016-01-31 07:00 PM

Homicide

Incident Date:
P16024068
Location: Simpson Street

At approximately 3:57 p.m. on January 28, 2016 Thunder Bay Police were called to Casablanca Apartments at 1021 Simpson Street regarding a disturbance in progress. On arrival police located a 37 year old male in the process of assaulting a 60 year old male. The accused was combative and non-compliant with police.

Accused male was…

Published Date: 2016-01-28 07:00 PM

Homicide Update

Incident Date:
P16024068
Location: Simpson Street

37 year old Nicholas Joseph NECAN has been charged in connection with the murder of 60 year old George James GERARD.

Police were called to a disturbance at the Casablanca Apartments on Simpson Street yesterday afternoon.  Responding officers confronted NECAN and took him into custody after a struggle.  One of the officers was physically…

Published Date: 2016-01-28 07:00 PM

Phone Scam

Incident Date:
Location: Thunder Bay

The Thunder Bay Police have received a lot of calls from concerned citizens regarding alleged calls from the Canadian Revenue Agency.  The caller states that they are with the CRA, but they are not!  Watch our video to get on top of phone frauds.

Published Date: 2016-01-27 07:00 PM

Child Pornography Charge

Incident Date:
P15080249
Location: Thunder Bay

The Cyber Crime Unit of the Thunder Bay Police Service has laid a Possession of Child Pornography charge against a 46 year old Thunder Bay man.

The Cyber Crime Unit had begun an investigation into the accessing of child pornography on the internet in December 2015 by the accused.  On January 27, 2016 the Cyber Crime Unit, with the…

Published Date: 2016-01-27 07:00 PM

Drug investigation

Incident Date:
P16022979
Location: Thunder Bay South

On the evening of January 20, 2016 members of the Drug Unit, Guns and Gangs Unit and ETU officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service executed a controlled drug and substances act search warrant at a south side residence. As result $60,000.00 dollars worth of illegal narcotics were seized which included 195 grams of crack cocaine and 22 grams…

Published Date: 2016-01-21 07:00 PM

Brant Street Homicides Update

Incident Date:
P15079829
Location: Thunder Bay

The arrest on Friday January 15, 2016 of 40 year old Benjamin Ronald MARKI resulted from a complex investigation which began on December 27, 2015 with a multi-tier response to a structural fire at a Brant Street residence.  50 year old Anne CHUCHMUCH was deceased inside the residence.  60 year old Wilfred Charles POTT was transported to…

Published Date: 2016-01-17 07:00 PM

Homicide Investigation - UPDATE

Incident Date:
P16021822
Location: Thunder Bay

36 year old Kimberly Fox of Thunder Bay appeared in court this morning on a charge of Second Degree Murder. The charge is a result of an investigation that began on January 13, 2016 into an altercation that occurred in a residence located at 960 John Street. The victim has been identified as 40 year old Charlotte Hudson of Thunder Bay.

Published Date: 2016-01-14 07:00 PM

Child Pornography Charges Laid

Incident Date:
P15078477
Location: Thunder Bay

The Thunder Bay Police Service's Cyber Crime Unit began an investigation in December 2015 after identifying suspected child pornography images and videos on the internet. A preliminary investigation resulted in a search warrant being executed at a residence on Oriole Place on January 13, 2016.

The residence was searched items including a…

Published Date: 2016-01-13 07:00 PM

Snow Banks and Poorly Parked Vehicles Cause Grief For Transit and Emergency Vehicles

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Location: Carrie Street

Transit operations on Carrie Street between Martha  Street and Dorothy Streets had to be re-routed today because of parked vehicles. The buses simply could not pass through the space left between vehicles parked on both sides of Carrie Street. It appears that snow banks may have been a contributing factor.

Police are reminding motorists…

Published Date: 2016-01-12 07:00 PM