Area OPP Police Press Releases

Break & Enter – Copper Wire & Generator Stolen

(NORTH PERTH, ON) – On August 23, 2022, just before 8:00 a.m., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police responded to a report of a break, enter, and theft at a residence on Malcolm Crescent in the Municipality of North Perth.

Sometime between 7:00 p.m. on August 22, 2022, and 7:00 a.m. on August 23, 2022, unknown person(s) entered a new framed build and stole a generator and copper wires. There was also damage noted to some electrical wiring.

The public is asked to report suspicious activity immediately, and remember to lock doors to vehicles, houses, garages, and sheds. Do not leave keys with vehicles, including ATVs. Consider installing security features, such as increased lighting, cameras, or alarms.

Anyone with information regarding this or any incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or online at Should you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.