Killaloe OPP believe public not at risk as they continue to investigate shooting in MV
Members of the Killaloe OPP Detachment are continuing to investigate after a 20 year old woman from Etobicoke was airlifted to hospital for a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
Shortly after 2:00 p.m., on Friday October 2, 2020, members of the Killaloe OPP detachment responded to a 911 call at a residence on Silas Lane, in the Township of Madawaska Valley. Preliminary investigation has revealed the victim received the gunshot wound while walking off trail in the area of John Watson Road and Silas Lane.
At this time, police believe there is no risk to public safety. The Renfrew County Crime Unit is assisting with the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Killaloe OPP or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Yarmel,C. OPP Killaloe Detachment(2020,Oct.6) KILLALOE OPP INVESTIGATE SHOOTING [media release]
Three youths charged in assault of elderly Pembroke woman
The Crime Unit of the Upper Ottawa Valley (UOV) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has laid charges against three young people in relation to an assault that took place on August 20, 2020 in Pembroke. That evening officers responded to a report that an elderly woman had been struck with a rock at her residence on Isabella Street in Pembroke. The victim was treated in hospital and later released.
As a result of this investigation, a 12 year old and two 13 year olds have each been charged under the Criminal Code with one count of assault with a weapon. The names of the young persons cannot be released under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act. The accused are scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice – Youth Division – on November 5, 2020.
As part of the investigation, the UOVOPP Crime Unit did examine any role that race may have played in the incident. The OPP Hate Crimes/Extremism Unit was consulted and it was determined that, while there may have been a racial aspect to the situation, it was determined not to be a motivating factor in the incident.
Peever,S. OPP Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment(2020,Oct.5) UOV OPP INVESTIGATING SERIOUS ASSAULT – three youths facing charges [media release]
Multiple charges against driver of commercial vehicle in Algonquin Park
On Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at approximately 4:15 a.m., members of the Killaloe Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on a commercial motor vehicle on Source Lake Road, Algonquin Provincial Park.
As a result, the 36 year old driver from Huntsville has been charged with the following Highway Traffic Act offences and issued a summons to appear in court.
- Operate Unsafe Vehicle – Commercial Motor Vehicle
- Operate Vehicle – Fail To Display Device x 2
- Driver Fail To Surrender Licence
- Defective Braking System- Commercial Motor Vehicle
- Fail to Ensure Performance Standards Met
- Fail to Surrender Completed Daily Inspection Report
- Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle With Major Defect
- Drive Commercial Vehicle Without Required Inspection
- Over width Vehicle
- Draw Trailer No Plate
- Drive Motor Vehicle Fail to Display Two Plates
- Draw Trailer No Permit
- Wheel Brake Rendered Inoperable
All drivers have a role to play in reducing the number of Commercial Motor Vehicle collisions on our roads. The OPP aim to enhance traffic safety through enforcement and education. Continuous hard work, helps keep our roads safe, and reduces the numbers of collisions and fatalities on our roadways.
In the event you are reporting an occurrence that does not require immediate police assistance please call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to speak to someone at the Killaloe Detachment contact 613-757-2600.
Yarmel,C. OPP Killaloe Detachment(2020,Oct.5) KILLALOE OPP LAY MULTIPLE COMMERICAL MOTOR VEHICLE CHARGES [media release]