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'Successful' marine season has come to an end: OPP

'Successful' marine season has come to an end: OPP

Through education and enforcement efforts along with the cooperation and understanding of the boating community, the Southern Georgian Bay Marine Unit did not investigate a boating-related drowning and only one reported marine collision in 2020
Police investigate workplace fatality at Severn construction site

Police investigate workplace fatality at Severn construction site

A 69-year-old from Burlington succumbed to his injuries at the scene
Heroin, cocaine seized during traffic stop near Penetanguishene

Heroin, cocaine seized during traffic stop near Penetanguishene

Three face trafficking charges
Traffic stop results in impaired charges for Penetanguishene driver

Traffic stop results in impaired charges for Penetanguishene driver

Accused is scheduled to appear in court on January 7
Police investigate boat, trailer theft from Tay Township storage facility

Police investigate boat, trailer theft from Tay Township storage facility

Police say the vehicle was stolen on Nov. 30
OPP check 601 vehicles during RIDE last weekend

OPP check 601 vehicles during RIDE last weekend

Between Nov. 25-26, 25 separate RIDE checks were set up on North Simcoe roadways
Man impersonating police officer incident in Tay Township

Man impersonating police officer incident in Tay Township

The suspect vehicle is described as being an older model black van with no rear windows
Driver charged with impaired after vehicle ends up in snowy ditch on Hwy. 400

Driver charged with impaired after vehicle ends up in snowy ditch on Hwy. 400

Orillia woman arrested by Southern Georgian Bay OPP after vehicle slides off roadway
Cocaine, cash, firearms seized during Tay Township, Innisfil drug busts

Cocaine, cash, firearms seized during Tay Township, Innisfil drug busts

Tay man released on promise to appear faces charges of cocaine possession for purpose of trafficking, possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000
Be merry this season by avoiding holiday scams: OPP

Be merry this season by avoiding holiday scams: OPP

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre shares some of the most popular scams