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Local OPP detachment salutes auxiliary volunteers

Local OPP detachment salutes auxiliary volunteers

These auxiliary officers provided 2 878 hours in 2019
Vehicle stuck in Midland trail leads to impaired charge

Vehicle stuck in Midland trail leads to impaired charge

The man was apprehended after trying to get away on foot
Assault charge laid after Orillia hardware store employee punched

Assault charge laid after Orillia hardware store employee punched

Witnesses at the scene identified the suspect as a Penetanguishene man.  
Midland man charged with stealing donation box

Midland man charged with stealing donation box

The man was also charged with theft from vehicles again. He was also arrested in February.
Arrest made in convenience store armed robbery investigation

Arrest made in convenience store armed robbery investigation

Circle K Convenience Store on Midland Avenue was robbed Saturday evening
Occupants flee scene after vehicle hits utility pole in Port McNicoll <b>(update: arrest made)</b>

Occupants flee scene after vehicle hits utility pole in Port McNicoll (update: arrest made)

Due to the level of damage to the involved vehicle, K-9 Unit summoned to locate occupants out of concern for their health and welfare
Beware costly COVID-19 phone/computer scams, OPP warn

Beware costly COVID-19 phone/computer scams, OPP warn

COVID-19 related scams are nothing but ploys to extort money and personal information from fearful, trusting victims, stresses OPP
Trio charged in Midland and Tay vehicle thefts

Trio charged in Midland and Tay vehicle thefts

Three people were charged as a result of incidents Wednesday
Man charged after allegedly posting live feed of himself driving drunk

Man charged after allegedly posting live feed of himself driving drunk

Police also found cocaine and open alcohol in the vehicle
Local driver facing impaired charge after ditching vehicle

Local driver facing impaired charge after ditching vehicle

Man, 62, was arrested after police located his vehicle in the ditch on Maskinonge Road