2 Kahnawake Men Charged by CRTF in Cut Tobacco Bust NOV 24, 2016

2 Kahnawake Men Charged by CRTF in Cut Tobacco Bust NOV 24, 2016

  CORNWALL ONTARIO  – On the night of Tuesday, November 15, 2016, while conducting an operation along the St. Lawrence River, in South Glengarry, Ontario, members of the Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF) observed a boat, approaching a privately owned campground and shortly thereafter, a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck was observed exiting this location. […]

CBSA & AMPS Charge JUSTINE JACOBS of Akwesasne With Border Running OCT 25, 2016

CBSA & AMPS Charge JUSTINE JACOBS of Akwesasne With Border Running OCT 25, 2016

Cornwall port runner faces multiple charges   October 25, 2016    Cornwall, Ontario     Canada Border Services Agency The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that a woman is facing multiple charges after failing to comply with a request for a secondary examination at the Cornwall port of entry.   On October 5, 2016, Justine Jacobs, […]

Latest CRTF Akwesasne South Glengarry Tobacco Bust SEPT 23, 2016

Latest CRTF Akwesasne South Glengarry Tobacco Bust SEPT 23, 2016

CRTF Continues to Disrupt Organized Crime On Monday September 12, 2016, Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF) investigators attended the Canada Border Service Agency (CBSA) Cornwall Port of Entry (POE) to follow up on a domestic contraband seizure. As such, Kevin BUCKSHOT (43 years of age), of Akwesasne, Ontario was arrested for being in possession of […]

Kathleen Wynne Creating Another Layer of Tobacco Enforcement in Ontario JAN 25, 2016

Kathleen Wynne Creating Another Layer of Tobacco Enforcement in Ontario JAN 25, 2016

  Province Strengthening Enforcement and Collaboration Ontario is taking action to combat contraband tobacco and keep our communities safe by creating a new Contraband Tobacco Enforcement Team within the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP). Located within the OPP’s Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, the new team will be dedicated to investigating the smuggling and trafficking of contraband […]

Cornwall Regional Task Force Tobacco Busts for THURSDAY FEB 19, 2015 #CRTF

Cornwall Regional Task Force Tobacco Busts for THURSDAY FEB 19, 2015 #CRTF

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall Regional Task Force (CRTF) members were conducting surveillance of the St Lawrence River in the Bainsville area. Officers observed a vessel travelling eastbound in the channel of the St Lawrence River at a high rate of speed, without navigation lights and two individuals on board. The vessel approached the Ontario shoreline near County […]

471 Kilograms of Tobacco Nabbed by CRTF in East End Cornwall Ontario – Oct 22, 2014

471 Kilograms of Tobacco Nabbed by CRTF in East End Cornwall Ontario – Oct 22, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Cornwall Regional Task Force – Serious and Organized Crime (CRTF-SOC) team and partners announced the results of a project that led to the arrest of three (3) individuals alleged to be involved in the smuggling, distribution and sale of contraband tobacco products in the Cornwall and surrounding area. Project O-NEPTUNE was led […]