Homicide Investigation

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Location: John Street

The Thunder Bay Police Service is investigating a Homicide in the 900 block of John Street. Police were called to the residence just after 10:00 a.m. on January 13, 2016. Thunder Police have a 36 year old female in custody.

The name of the 40 year old female victim is not being released pending notification of the next of kin.


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

Child Pornography Charges Laid

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Location: Rosslyn

The Thunder Bay Police Service's Cyber Crime Unit began an investigation in July 2015 after receiving a referral from the Toronto Police Services Child Exploitation Unit.

The investigation resulted in a search warrant being executed at a residence in Rosslyn in late August 2015. The residence was searched items including a laptop, a…

Published Date: 2016-01-11 07:00 PM

Child Abandonment Charges

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Location: Thunder Bay

A 17 month old boy was taken to the hospital last evening suffering from frostbit after being left in a vehicle for many hours.

The child and his father were to meet up with family members earlier in the day but they never arrived. As a result the police were called around 9:00 p.m. last night. The OPP conducted a search of the route…

Published Date: 2016-01-10 07:00 PM

Weapons Arrest

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Location: Limbrick Street

Just before midnight on January 8, 2016, officers were dispatched to a Limbrick Street address on a report of a large party and fight occurring outside the residence. When officers arrived they did break up an altercation between two individuals and located a baton style taser.

A 19 year old male was arrested a short time later. A spring…

Published Date: 2016-01-10 07:00 PM

Robbery Arrests

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Location: May Street North

Police were dispatched to the Macs Convenience Store located on North May Street just after 10:00 p.m. on January 7, 2016 for a robbery in progress.

When officers arrived a few minutes later they were advised by the two store clerks that four males had entered the store with knives and started taking items including money, cigarettes and…

Published Date: 2016-01-07 07:00 PM
Fatality Free Festive RIDE in Thunder Bay

Fatality Free Festive RIDE in Thunder Bay

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Location: Thunder Bay

It was the fourth year in a row - no fatal collisions in the City of Thunder Bay for the month of December and New Year's Day!
It was also one of the warmest months on record, allowing officers an opportunity to really enjoy the contacts that were being made.

Thunder Bay Police ran just over twenty dedicated RIDE program shifts,…

Published Date: 2016-01-06 07:00 PM

Barricade Person - UPDATE

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Location: South Syndicate Ave

The Thunder Bay Police were called to deal with a 35 year old male causing a disturbance in an apartment located in in the 300 block of South Syndicate Ave. following a confrontation with a 45 year old male in the common area of the building.

Officers arrived to find the male had barricaded himself inside his apartment and could hear a…

Published Date: 2016-01-05 07:00 PM

Break & Enter Arrest

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Location: simpson street

The Thunder Bay Police were called at 5:15 a.m. on January 5th, 2016 and advised that a male had just broken into a business in the 200 block of Simpson Street. Officers arrived within minutes and located a male still inside the building.

A 32 year old Thunder Bay man was arrested and has been charged with Break & Enter, Breach of…
Published Date: 2016-01-04 07:00 PM

Police Cruiser Hit

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Location: Memorial Avenue

At about 10:40 a.m. this morning, two officers were doing a routine traffic stop on Memorial Ave near Third Ave. One officer had exited the police cruiser to issue a ticket to the driver of the vehicle that they had stopped, and was walking back to the cruiser when he spotted an approaching blue Dodge pick-up truck. The officer believed he was…

Published Date: 2016-01-04 07:00 PM