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Drug Bust – BRADSHAW & MCKAY

(OXFORD COUNTY, ON) – In October 2021, the Oxford detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Community Street Crime Unit (CSCU) assisted by OPP Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) began a Controlled Drug and Substance Act (CDSA) investigation.

On December 2, 2021, with the assistance of other West Region CSCU members and the OPP Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU), two individuals were arrested.

Three CDSA search warrants were executed at residential addresses in the City of London, Middlesex County and Tillsonburg.

A quantity of suspected fentanyl, methamphetamine, cocaine, LSD, MDMA, Canadian currency and a replica handgun were seized.

The value of the items seized was just under $9000.

As a result, 33-year-old Matthew BRADSHAW of London was charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of Firearm or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order
  • Possession of Schedule I Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking x 5
  • Failure to Comply with Release Order x 7

33-year-old Tasha MCKAY of London was charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of Schedule I Substance x 3
  • Possession of Schedule III Substance

Both of the accused are scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Woodstock on a later date.

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Cleveland DOOLITTLE Charged After Attempting To Evade RIDE

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Monday, December 13, 2021, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Norfolk County Detachment stopped a vehicle at an Old Highway 24, Townsend, Norfolk County address.

It was determined that police were conducting a R.I.D.E program (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) in the area of Norfolk Street North and Davis Street when officers noticed a vehicle that avoided the R.I.D.E program.

The vehicle was subsequently stopped and investigated. As a result, police charged 20-year-old Cleveland DOOLITTLE of Six Nations of The Grand River First Nation with the following offences:

  • Operation while impaired- alcohol and drugs,
  • Operation while impaired- blood alcohol concentration 80 plus,
  • Driving motor vehicle with open container of liquor,
  • Drive motor vehicle – no licence, and
  • Use plate not authorized for vehicle.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

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31 Year Old Facing Impaired & Speeding Charges

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Sunday, December 12, 2021, at approximately 12:23 a.m., an officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Norfolk County Detachment stopped and investigated a vehicle at a Norfolk Street North, Simcoe, Norfolk County address.

It was determined that an officer was travelling on Highway 24 when a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed attracted the officer’s attention. The vehicle was subsequently stopped and investigated after travelling over 150 km/h in a posted 60 km/h zone.

As a result, police charged 31-year-old Lucas Martin KOHL of Norfolk County, Ontario with the following offences:

·      Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs,

·      Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus,

·      Race a motor vehicle – stunt, and

·      Speeding by 50+ km/h over posted limit.

OPP are reminding all motorists that the minimum fine if convicted is $2,000 and an automatic drivers licence suspension for thirty (30) days and fourteen (14) day vehicle impoundment.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Simcoe at a later date.

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25 Year Old Facing Impaired Charge

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Friday, December 10, 2021, at approximately 11:17 p.m., an officer with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle at a Norfolk County, Middleton, Norfolk County address.

As a result, officers charged 25-year-old Kaitlin Pamela BOYCE of Oxford County, Ontario with operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

“The OPP would like to take this opportunity to thank the Good Samaritan that contacted police. As a direct result of that phone call, officers located the vehicle and took the driver into custody without incident.” – Acting Sergeant Ed Sanchuk, Norfolk County OPP.

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Irta MALIK – Drunk Driving

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Saturday, July 10, 2021, at approximately 8:46 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Norfolk County Detachment, Norfolk County Paramedic Services and Norfolk County Fire Department responded to motor vehicle collision involving two vehicles at an Erie Boulevard, Long Point, Norfolk County address.

As a result of investigation, police charged 25-year-old Irta MALIK of Mississauga, Ontario with operation while impaired- blood alcohol concentration 80 plus.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

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19 Year Old Repeat Offender Arrested Again

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Saturday, July 10, 2021, at approximately 8:59 a.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment received a report of a stolen vehicle at a Blueline Road, Woodhouse, Norfolk County address.

Officers attended the area and subsequently located the vehicle which failed to stop for officers. A spike belt was utilized in order to safely stop the vehicle when the driver fled from the area on Haldimand Road 20 located in Haldimand County. OPP Canine Services and Emergency Response Team members attended and subsequently located the driver and took them into custody without incident.

As a result, police charged 19-year-old Andrew John VELDHUIS of Mount Hope, Ontario with the following offences;

  • Dangerous operation (two counts),
  • Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs,
  • Operation while prohibited under the Criminal Code,
  • Flight from peace officer,
  • Possession property obtained by crime over $5,000,
  • Mischief – destroys or damages property,
  • Fail to comply with probation order (two counts),
  • Driving while under suspension.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Simcoe at a later date.

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Ever PETRELLA – Impaired Driving

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Friday, July 9, 2021, at approximately 5:31 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment received a traffic complaint from a member of the motoring public at a Brantford Road, Windham, Norfolk County address.

Officers arrived on scene and subsequently located the vehicle. As a result of investigation, police took the driver of the vehicle into custody without incident.

Charged with the following offences is 20-year-old Ever PETRELLA of Norfolk County, Ontario;

·      Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs,

·      Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus,

·      Consuming liquor in other than licenced premises, residence or private place,

·      Having care or control of a motor vehicle with unsealed container of liquor, and

·      Novice driver – B.A.C. above zero.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

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Repeat Offender Facing Numerous Charges – Jessy Kevin GENEAU-OUELLETTE

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Sunday, June 27, 2021, at approximately 7:13 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment received several traffic complaints about a pickup truck from members of the motoring travelling along Highway 3 in Norfolk County.

Officers attended the area and located the vehicle and subsequently deployed a spike belt in an effort to stop the truck. Officers were able to finally stop the vehicle at a Norfolk Street North address after the driver collided with two police vehicles. The driver of the pickup truck did not suffer any injuries and was taken into custody without incident. Two police officers involved in the collision were taken to a local area hospital for precautionary measures.

As a result, police charged 24-year-old Jessy Kevin GENEAU-OUELLETTE of Windsor, Ontario with the following offences;

  • Operation while prohibited under the Criminal Code,
  • Dangerous operation,
  • Flight from peace officer,
  • Failure of refusal to comply with a demand,
  • Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs,
  • Possession for the purpose trafficking fentanyl,
  • Possession property obtained by crime over $5,000,
  • Theft under $5,000,
  • Mischief under $5,000,
  • Driving while under suspension, and
  • Fail to comply with release order.

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe at a later date.

“The OPP would like to thank the Good Samaritans that contacted police. As a direct result of their phone calls, officers were able to locate the vehicle and take the driver into custody without incident.” – Acting Sergeant Ed Sanchuk, West Region OPP.

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Hate Crime In Norfolk -Pride Flag Pole Cut Down

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Sunday, June 27, 2021, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment investigated acts of mischief after a flag pole with a Pride flag was cut down at a property located in Norfolk County.

It was determined that at approximately 2:35 a.m., an unknown individual attended the address and was captured on video surveillance footage cutting down a flag pole located on the property.

The suspect is described as a white male, with a slender build and dark hair. He was wearing glasses along with a camouflaged type t-shirt with an off colour pocket with light coloured shorts. He was also wearing a neck gator that covered the bottom part of his face.

At approximately 2:58 a.m., two unknown males attended Delhi Secondary High School located on James Street and cut down a large flag pole with a Pride flag. Investigators believe that the same suspects are responsible for both incidents after being captured on video surveillance at each location.

Both males then ran down the south side of the high school on Connaught Avenue, and entered a vehicle that was parked by the football field. The vehicle was last seen heading north bound on Churchill Avenue.

The OPP is asking for the public’s assistance with this investigation. If anyone recognizes the person or the clothing worn, please contact the Norfolk County OPP Crime Unit at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.helpsolvecrime.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.

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Pervert Alert – OPP Member Charged With Child Porn & Sexual Assault – Todd Frederick BOYLAN

(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – On Friday, June 18, 2021, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment arrested and charged 48-year-old Todd Frederick BOYLAN, Norfolk County, Ontario, a five year member of the Norfolk County OPP Auxiliary Unit.

As a result of investigation, the accused was charged with the following additional offences:

·      Sexual assault (two counts),

·      Sexual interference (two counts),

·      Voyeurism (four counts),

·      Possession of child pornography (three counts), and

·      Makes, prints, publishes or possess for the purpose of publication any child pornography (two counts).

On Thursday, May 27, 2021, members of the Norfolk County OPP Crime Unit arrested and charged the accused with eight counts of theft under $5,000.

The accused is being held in custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Simcoe on June 18, 2021.

Investigators believe that there may be additional victims and any person with information regarding this ongoing investigation is asked to contact the Norfolk County OPP Crime Unit at 1-888-310-1122.