UPDATED – Another Bus Accident in Cornwall Ontario – Esther Paquette Charged – York & Second Street – August 2, 2013

UPDATED – Another Bus Accident in Cornwall Ontario – Esther Paquette Charged –  York & Second Street – August 2, 2013

CFN – Another Bus accident for Cornwall Transit.   York Street between 2nd and 3rd is closed after a bus and car had an incident. Special thanks to Michel Lalonde for his photos!  If you see news happen email your pics or video to info@cornwallfreenews.com or call our hotline at 613 361 1755. No injuries […]

SIU Clear Cornwall Ontario Police After May 2013 St. Felix Street Warrant Execution Incident

SIU Clear Cornwall Ontario Police After May 2013 St. Felix Street Warrant Execution Incident

SIU Concludes Injury Investigation in Cornwall Case Number: 13-OCI-124 Mississauga (1 August, 2013) — The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), Ian Scott, has concluded that there are no reasonable grounds to charge a Cornwall Community Police Service officer with any criminal offence in relation to the injuries sustained by a 38-year-old man in May […]

Cornwall Ontario & Area Police Blotter for Thursday August 1, 2013 OPP SIU Ribfest Booze Breach

Cornwall Ontario & Area Police Blotter for Thursday August 1, 2013  OPP SIU  Ribfest Booze Breach

DOMESTIC BREACHES   Cornwall, ON – A 34-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on the 31st of July, 2013 and charged with one count of breach of Probation for not keeping the peace and one count of breach of Recognizance for being found where alcohol is being sold. It is alleged that on the 26thof July, 2013 […]

Joseluis RESENDIZ NIAGARA REGIONAL POLICE SERVICE HAS REQUESTED AN “AMBER ALERT” FOR AN ABDUCTED CHILD IN NIAGARA REGION

Joseluis RESENDIZ NIAGARA REGIONAL POLICE SERVICE HAS REQUESTED AN “AMBER ALERT” FOR AN ABDUCTED CHILD IN NIAGARA REGION

Victim’s name: Joseluis RESENDIZ Date of Birth: 2004-01-08    (9 years of age) Physical Description:  Height- 4’6″ Weight- 65 lbs Hair color- Dark Eye color- N/A Clothing: Blue soccer T-Shirt (Messi-Barcelona), Blue Plaid Shorts, Blue Adidas running shoes.   Believed to be in the company of: Tivisay ROJAS-CANTANO Date of Birth: 73-06-24      Physical Description:  Height- 5’2″ […]

Cornwall Ontario Construction Permit Dollars Drop Nearly 70% From 2012 to 2013 Under Mayor Kilger

Cornwall Ontario Construction Permit Dollars Drop Nearly 70% From 2012 to 2013 Under Mayor Kilger

CFN –  Contrary to glowing spouts of steam from Economic De-Veloper Mark Boileau and his pet monkey adjutant Bob Peters construction dollars nose dived in Cornwall Ontario for the first half of 2013 compared to 2012. The City issued a glowing press release, but it apparently was more spin that numbers. The construction values can […]

York Regional Police Officer Ernest Carmichael Facing One Charge Of Assault after SIU Investigation – July 31, 2013

York Regional Police Officer Ernest Carmichael Facing One Charge Of Assault after SIU Investigation – July 31, 2013

York Regional Police Officer Charged Case Number: 13-OCI-103 Mississauga (31 July, 2013) — The Director of the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), Ian Scott, has reasonable grounds to believe that a York Regional Police (YRP) officer committed a criminal offence in relation to the assault of 63-year-old Zdenek Horsak in April of 2013. Director Scott has caused […]

OPP Search Chesterville & Morewood Ontario – K9 Units – Speculated Connection to Richmond Homicide in Ottawa

OPP Search Chesterville & Morewood Ontario – K9 Units – Speculated Connection to Richmond Homicide in Ottawa

CFN – Locals are reporting over 30 police invading and closing off traffic in the Morwood and Chesterville area. Reports are coming in that this may be related to the Melissa Richmond Homicide. OPP spokesperson Kristine Rae refused to state what type of event this is; either vehicle or criminal.  She did state that it’s […]

Rally for Toronto Police Shooting Victim Sammy Yatim Emotional – 2nd Rally Called for August 13, 2013 VIDEO

Rally for Toronto Police Shooting Victim Sammy Yatim Emotional – 2nd Rally Called for August 13, 2013  VIDEO

CFN – The rain couldn’t dim the rally for Sammy Yatim, the shooting victim in Toronto who was gunned down by police after wielding a knife on a streetcar Sunday night.   If anything was clear watching footage and listening to what people are saying it’s a fear and frustration with how issues with Police […]

Female Body Confirmed in Ottawa – Case Being Treated as a Homicide – Autopsy to Confirm if it’s Melissa Richmond

Female Body Confirmed in Ottawa – Case Being Treated as a Homicide – Autopsy to Confirm if it’s Melissa Richmond

CFN – The body found near the South Bank Kelsey’s is being treated as a homicide.  Ottawa Police also confirmed that it is a female. An autopsy today is to confirm if it is the body of Winchester Ontario resident Melissa Richmond. Mayor Eric Duncan of North Dundas gave CFN the following quote:   Our […]

Cornwall Ontario Area Police Blotter + OPP + SIU – Texting Charge – Missing Person – Toronto Police Shooting

Cornwall Ontario Area Police Blotter + OPP + SIU – Texting Charge – Missing Person – Toronto Police Shooting

BREACHES                   Cornwall, ON – A 20-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on the 26th of July, 2013. The man was bound by a Recognizance with conditions to abide by a curfew of 10pm-07am. It is alleged that on the 25th of July, 2013 he breached his release conditions and police were contacted. An investigation then ensued. During their […]

Confirmed – Ottawa Police Find Body Near Where Melissa Richmond’s Car Was Found – July 28, 2013

Confirmed – Ottawa Police Find Body Near Where Melissa Richmond’s Car Was Found – July 28, 2013

CFN – Friends and family are spending a tense Sunday as they await identification of a body found behind a Kelsey’s restaurant in Ottawa Ontario near where her car was discovered. The body was found at approximately 9 AM in the South Keys district.  Ottawa Police and the OPP are refusing to confirm if it […]

Toronto Police Fire 9 Times and Kill 19 Year Old Knife Wielding Male On Street Car – SIU – VIDEO

Toronto Police Fire 9 Times and Kill 19 Year Old Knife Wielding Male On Street Car – SIU –  VIDEO

SIU Investigates Shooting in Toronto Case Number: 13-TFD-181 Appeals Form Witness Form Mississauga (27 July, 2013) — Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is probing the circumstances surrounding a police involved shooting on Dundas St. W. west of Bathurst St. in Toronto at approximately 12:10 a.m. this morning. Preliminary information indicates the following: . Police were […]

Cornwall & Area Chamber of Commerce Mike Metcalfe Threatening CFN Advertisers? Again?

Cornwall & Area Chamber of Commerce Mike Metcalfe Threatening CFN Advertisers?  Again?

CFN – I thought I’d ask our viewers what they think of this very sad and pathetic situation.  Imagine someone from the Cornwall Area Chamber of Commerce running around to our advertisers and not only sharing his negative opinion of CFN, but threatening them that if they didn’t stop advertising with us that there’d be […]