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Crime news for Thunder Bay and the surrounding area. 

Man charged after fake weapons call to 911

Man charged after fake weapons call to 911

A man has been charged with mischief after a false report involving a knife led to a response from the police service's Emergency Task Unit.
Traffic stop leads to drug charges

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

A traffic stop in Dryden has resulted in some drug charges for two locals.
Wanted Wednesday deadline looms

Wanted Wednesday deadline looms

Police are about to name names via their Wanted Wednesday initiative, giving individuals with outstanding warrants two more weeks to get their legal affairs in order.
Crime at a Glance: 22 assaults, 25 thefts

Crime at a Glance: 22 assaults, 25 thefts

Thunder Bay Police Service were busy responding to more than 124 criminal incidents including seven weapons charges.
Murder suspect back in court Wednesday

Murder suspect back in court Wednesday

An Ottawa murder suspect has been remanded and will appear in court via video Wednesday.
Louisiana man fined $5K for over fishing

Louisiana man fined $5K for over fishing

Ministry of Natural Resources Media Release A Louisiana man has been fined $5,000 for a fishing offence. Charles Ward of Monterey, Louisiana, pleaded guilty and was fined $5,000 for possessing an over-limit of fish.
Police find stolen truck in ditch, arrest driver and passenger

Police find stolen truck in ditch, arrest driver and passenger

OPP Media Release (THUNDER BAY, ON) On January 10, 2017 at approximately 11:30 pm, officers from the Thunder Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a single vehicle collision on Highway 102.
OPP arrest three in Hydromorphone bust

OPP arrest three in Hydromorphone bust

OPP Media Release (KENORA, ON) Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Kenora Street Crime Unit (SCU) with the assistance of the Organized Crime and Enforcement Bureau (OCEB) -Kenora Drug Unit and Community Drug Action Team (CDAT), Treaty Thre
Accused identified in pipe-wrench assault

Accused identified in pipe-wrench assault

City police have identified the woman accused of viciously assaulting another woman with a pipe wrench early Wednesday morning.
Suspects in drug bust, fire arms seizure named

Suspects in drug bust, fire arms seizure named

Thunder Bay Police Service Media Update As a result of ongoing investigations, the Thunder Bay Police Service conducted two high risk vehicle stops just after 10:00 p.m. on January 1, 2017.