Chief Danny Aikman Loses Internal Struggle. Set to Retire from Cornwall Police Service in 2021.

Chief Danny Aikman Loses Internal Struggle.  Set to Retire from Cornwall Police Service in 2021.

MAY 6, 2021 – You can’t fight City Hall it appears. No surprises as Cornwall Police Service Chief Danny Aikman announced his retirement after only a few years as police chief. The push by the Mayor’s camp for Deputy Chief Shawna Spowart to get the top seat was much discussed in the River City. In […]

Cornwall Police Failed Community Over Anti Mask Rally as Only 2 Locals Charged. By Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Police Failed Community Over Anti Mask Rally as Only 2 Locals Charged.    By Jamie Gilcig

December 6, 2020 – While there’s an internal struggle between sides who want Chief Danny Aikman to stay for a few more years and gender politics led by Mayor Clement pushing for Deputy Chief Shawna Spowart to take over, the simply reality is that the CPS is an expensive bauble that the City of Cornwall […]

Breaking Down Cornwall Police Numbers for July 2020. By Jamie Gilcig

Breaking Down Cornwall Police Numbers for July 2020. By Jamie Gilcig

SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 – Can you imagine a City police service refusing to answer emails to its largest newspaper? Most can’t, but that’s what we have to work with here at CFN as Media person Stephanie MacRae, Chief Danny Aikman, and Deputy Chief Shawna Spowart refuse to answer a single email question from this newspaper […]

#Covidiots Winning in Cornwall As Mayor Clement & Police Chief Help Organize BLM March. By Jamie Gilcig

#Covidiots Winning in Cornwall As Mayor Clement & Police Chief Help Organize BLM March.  By Jamie Gilcig

JUNE 7. 2020 – Like a bad horror movie we are seeing political hypocrites put the health and safety of this community in peril. COVID 19 still has no true treatment and no cure. There is no vaccine for it. Cornwall is a city where if you end up in Intensive Care you end up […]

Did the Cornwall Police Charge Remington’s Over COVID 19 Coronavirus Violation? Blotter Missing 3 Days. #CPS 032320

Did the Cornwall Police Charge Remington’s Over COVID 19  Coronavirus Violation?  Blotter Missing 3 Days. #CPS 032320

Editor’s Note. The CPS did not publish a police blotter for March 18, 19, or 20th. They have not given out any explanation. There was one liquor license act violation reported on the Police Map on the 18th. If that is the Remington charge, why wasn’t it on the police blotter and why not reporting […]

REMINGTON’S Coronavirus No Charges – Shows Why Change is Needed in Cornwall. Police Chief Danny Aikman Needs to Resign. By Jamie Gilcig #cwlpoli 03212

REMINGTON’S Coronavirus No Charges –  Shows Why Change is Needed in Cornwall. Police Chief Danny Aikman Needs to Resign.  By Jamie Gilcig #cwlpoli 03212

The problem with being corrupt and or incompetent is that it creates a culture, such as exists in the Cornwall Police Service. From the politicization of the force, to hiding truth from the public, enforcing some laws on some, and not on others, and not holding officers accountable like what recently occurred with Sgt Tommy […]

At least 14 Missing Calls for Service in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER including 3 SUDDEN DEATHS 012720 #CPS

At least 14 Missing Calls for Service in Cornwall Ontario POLICE BLOTTER including 3 SUDDEN DEATHS 012720 #CPS

Editor’s Note: As many of you who read our blotters know we have been asking the Cornwall Police to be more transparent. They have refused and in fact are now refusing to answer basic email queries from CFN. Again, all CFN has asked for is what the SD&G OPP and Kingston Police does, which is […]

Cornwall Police Won’t Out Impaired Drivers in its Police Blotter #CPS 011620

Cornwall Police Won’t Out Impaired Drivers in its Police Blotter #CPS 011620

POSSESSION OF PROPERTY OBTAINED BY CRIME, FRAUD UNDER $5000 Cornwall, ON – Ryan Migneault, 28, of Cornwall was arrested on January 15th, 2020 and charged with possession of property obtained by crime and fraud under $5000. It is alleged the man sold a stolen snowmobile to someone and police were contacted to investigate. On January […]

6 Missing Calls for Service on #CPS Police Map & 1 Not on Map on Blotter – We need transparency in Cornwall. By Jamie Gilcig 011520

6 Missing Calls for Service on #CPS Police Map & 1 Not on Map on Blotter – We need transparency in Cornwall.  By Jamie Gilcig 011520

The Cornwall police are a financially over bloated and under performing service. There are some great officers there, but it’s leadership frankly…. The Police are now refusing to respond to basic questions from this newspaper. Whether it’s connected to the allegations against Chief Danny Aikman, which we haven’t even published yet, or simply corruption and […]

2 Time Offender Cornwall Police #CPS Cst DANIEL MERPAW Dinged 160 Hours for Discreditable Conduct 061319

2 Time Offender Cornwall Police #CPS Cst DANIEL MERPAW Dinged 160 Hours for Discreditable Conduct 061319

There seems to be an interesting war going on at the Cornwall Police Service. Some veteran officers have been coming under fire and being taken to task. There’s some irony to this as it seems to be very selective justice. One insider called it a revenge play by new management. The latest is a 160 […]

Cornwall Community Police Refuse to Report Event Costs, Sponsors, & Skip Wednesday Police Blotter by Jamie Gilcig 112218

Cornwall Community Police Refuse to Report Event Costs, Sponsors, & Skip Wednesday Police Blotter by Jamie Gilcig 112218

Cornwall Ontario –   Danny Aikman is a wee fellow.    He made his way through giants to eventually become police chief of the CCPS.  (was there any truth that he only would accept a Deputy Chief that was shorter than he was which was how Ms Spowart got the position?) Oddly enough his start sadly […]

Cornwall Police Deny Paying Officers to Attend Aikman Spowart Event @ NAV 111618

Cornwall Police Deny Paying Officers to Attend Aikman Spowart Event @ NAV 111618

Cornwall Ontario –  Stephanie Macrae of the CCPS has denied that any officers are being paid to attend the unprecedented, expensive gala festivities to swear in Danny Aikman and Shawna Spowart as Chief and Deputy Chief at NAV CAN today.     They also are not saying how much the event is costing taxpayers or if […]

Cornwall Police 2018 Budget Hike to Push Daily Rate Over $51K for Policing!! 110217

Cornwall Police 2018 Budget Hike to Push Daily Rate Over $51K for Policing!!  110217

The Cornwall Community Police Service board are asking for a 1.56 per cent increase for 2018. Retiring Chief Dan Parkinson submitted the proposal to the board Wednesday during the monthly Police board meeting which would bring the 2018 total to a WHOPPING $18,669,015 or $51, 147. 99 per day!  The CCPS still is not disclosing […]

Should Danny Aikman Be Appointed Police Chief of Cornwall? by Jamie Gilcig 110117

Should Danny Aikman Be Appointed Police Chief of Cornwall?  by Jamie Gilcig 110117

Cornwall Ontario – The Police Board of Cornwall, led by Cornwall City Councilor Andre Rivette, announced that Deputy Chief Danny Aikman has been appointed the title of Designated Chief as of January 1st, 2018 to replace Chief Dan Parkinson on January 1, 2019. It is this writer’s opinion that this current police board, having done […]