Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] Investigation Completed – Fatal Collision 2014-03-11
(South Glengarry) – SD&G OPP officers assisted by SD&G Crime Unit members have completed their investigation that involved a pedestrian (20yr old male from Valleyfield, QC) and a Via passenger train. The death was non-suspicious in nature; SD&G OPP wishes to extend a thank you to all of its community partners that were involved in the investigation.
Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] Traffic Stop Nets Drugs / Theft 2014-03-11
(South Dundas) – On 10Mar14, at approximately 5:00pm, SD&G OPP officers had occasion to conduct a traffic stop on Highway 401, South Dundas Township.
The stop resulted in the seizure of approximately 240 grams of suspected marihuana.
The 20yr old male driver (Jaime ROMERO-GOMEZ of Pickering, On) was arrested and faces a charge of:
– Poss. of a Schedule II substance – Cannabis Marihuana
He is scheduled to appear 01Apr14 in Morrisburg court.
The approximate street value of the seized drugs is $2400.00.
(South Glengarry) – On 10Mar14, at approximately 8:00am, SD&G OPP officers responded to a report of a theft on County Road 2, South Glengarry Township.
The investigation revealed that sometime over the weekend unknown suspect(s) attended a job site and removed three chain saws as well as various air tools.
The investigation is ongoing.
Cornwall, ON – Adeel Asif, 21 of Montreal was arrested on March 10th, 2014 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged that on March 26th, 2013 the man failed to attend court as directed in order to answer to a dangerous drive charge. A warrant was issued for the arrest of the man as his whereabouts were unknown. On March 10th, 2014 the Cornwall Community Police attended Montreal and assumed custody of the man as Montreal had the man in custody on the strength of the warrant. He was transported to Cornwall and held for a bail hearing.
Cornwall, ON – A 30-year-old South Mountain man was arrested on March 10th, 2014 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged that during the month of February and March, 2014 the man continually contacted his ex-girlfriend who resides in Cornwall by way of phone calls despite having been warmed by police not to. A warrant was issued for his arrest as his whereabouts were unknown. On March 10th, 2014 the Cornwall Community Police assumed custody of the man from the Winchester area OPP as they had the man in custody on the strength of the warrant. He was transported to Cornwall and held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as it might identify the victim in the matter.
Ottawa Police Officer Charged
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, March 09, 2014 at 12:10 Hours
(Ottawa)— Yesterday, an Ottawa Police Service (OPS) Member was charged with two Criminal Code of Canada offences.
The Ottawa man has been charged with one count of assault and one count of careless storage of a firearm for an incident that occurred on the morning of Saturday March 8.
The careless storage of a firearm relates to an unloaded service issued firearm that was not stored properly.
The OPS will not release the name of the officer in order to protect the victim’s privacy as this relates to a domestic matter.
The OPS Professional Standards Section is also investigating the matter and charges may be laid under the Police Services Act.
“This matter is before the courts and it is important that we respect due process,” said Ottawa Police Chief Charles Bordeleau. “The Ottawa Police Service expects the conduct of all officers to be of the highest standard and reflective of the values of our community.”
The officer was released on a promise to appear.
|Toronto Police Service
Officers grab struggling man by his ankles, prevent him falling from 6th-floor window, Man faces five charges
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 – 9:57 AM
On Monday, March 10, 2014 at 1:30 a.m., police responded to an emergency call for an assault at 14 Gulliver Road.
It is alleged that:
– Gordon Maracle, 28, had attended the address, contrary to a court order
– a woman refused to allow him into the apartment
– he forced his way in, locked the door and violently assaulted the woman by kicking, punching and choking her, while using a cleaver
– the woman was able to scream for help and officers attended
– the woman was able to break free of her attacker and open the door for police
– once officers were inside, they confronted the man, and he attempted to flee by jumping from the 6th-floor window
– officers were able to grab him by his ankles as he fell, preventing him from serious harm or death
– he continued to disrobe and fight with officers in an attempt to flee and the struggle lasted 10 minutes
– officers were able to apprehend him without any further harm
Gordon Maracle, 28, is charged with:
1) Being Unlawfully in a Dwelling
2) Forcible Confinement
4) Threatening Death
5) Assault with a Weapon
He is scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West on Tuesday, March 12, 2014, 10 a.m., room 206.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online atwww.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.