Sudden death investigation being treated as homicide

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Location: Thunder Bay

Police are treating the sudden death of a male, whose body was discovered Christmas Eve at a southside hotel, as a homicide.

Thunder Bay Police Service officers with the Primary Response Unit were dispatched to multiple addresses in the afternoon…

Published Date: 2022-12-28 10:30 AM
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Police spot Dawson Road traffic violations from the sky

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Location: Thunder Bay

Utilizing drones and roadway markers, local traffic unit officers were able to execute a unique traffic enforcement blitz on Dawson Road Wednesday. Members of the Thunder Bay Police Service’s Traffic Unit had placed markers along a stretch of Dawson Road, between Hazelwood Drive and Hunter Lane…

Published Date: 2022-12-23 09:56 AM

Several arrested amid youth assault investigation

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Location: Thunder Bay

Police have charged seven youths with assault following an incident at a northside high school early last week.

On Dec. 12, police learned that an assault had taken place involving a 15-year-old high school student victim and multiple assailants…

Published Date: 2022-12-21 01:53 PM

Thunder Bay man arrested, charged with attempted homicide

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Location: Thunder Bay

Police have arrested and charged a local man with attempted murder following a serious assault that occurred at northside apartment Monday evening.

Members of the Thunder Bay Police Service’s Primary Response Unit were dispatched to the 300 block…

Published Date: 2022-12-20 01:35 PM

Series of mischief incidents under investigation

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Location: Thunder Bay

The Thunder Bay Police Service is investigating a series of mischief incidents that occurred in the city’s East End in the evening hours of Friday.

This weekend, police received numerous reports of vandalism involving spray-painted property in…

Published Date: 2022-12-19 01:15 PM

Multiple reports of catalytic converter thefts under investigation

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Location: Thunder Bay

The Thunder Bay Police Service is requesting public assistance as it continues to investigate a series of thefts of catalytic converters.

Complaints about recent thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles were forwarded to members of the TBPS’s…

Published Date: 2022-12-15 03:27 PM

WARNING: Door-to-door charity scams

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Location: Thunder Bay

During this time of year, it isn’t uncommon to have someone show up to your front door soliciting for a charity or non-profit organization.

Sadly, many of these people are not associated with the organizations they purport to be part of.…

Published Date: 2022-12-15 02:32 PM

FRAUD ALERT: Distraction Scam targets local shoppers

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Location: Thunder Bay

The Thunder Bay Police Service would like to warn the public about an apparent spike in a theft known as the Distraction Scam.

The Distraction Scam is theft combined with fraud. Typically, a would-be fraudster spots their victim at the checkout…

Published Date: 2022-12-13 09:44 AM

Driver charged following Dawson Road MVC

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Location: Thunder Bay

The driver of a tractor trailer involved in a Sunday morning motor vehicle collision on Dawson Road has been charged.

Thunder Bay Police Service officers were initially dispatched to the corner of Dawson Road at Hilldale Road just after 10:10 a.m…

Published Date: 2022-12-12 03:01 PM

Driver charged with dangerous, impaired driving following MVC

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Location: Thunder Bay

A Thunder Bay woman faces charges of dangerous and impaired driving following a single vehicle collision at a city park Sunday evening.

Thunder Bay Police Service officers were dispatched to George Burke Park in the 1400 block of Balmoral Street…

Published Date: 2022-12-12 08:57 AM