Posted on Monday, October 30, 2023 03:15 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 30, 2023 3:15 pm
(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Hate and Bias Crime Unit has charged three individuals following a mischief to property incident in the 100 block of Elgin Street.
At approximately 8 pm on October 29, officers attended a parking garage following a 911 call of
three individuals spray painting antisemitic, anti-black, and anti-2SLGBTQQIA+ symbols on the walls.
The three individuals, two of which were young persons, were arrested on-scene.
Posted on Monday, October 30, 2023 02:00 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 30, 2023 2:00 pm
(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit has charged a young person following the theft of a vehicle Friday evening in the 3000 block of Carling Avenue.
At approximately 6:30 pm, the owner of the vehicle left it idling in the parking lot of a restaurant as they went in to pick up their order. The owner left their 10-year-old child sleeping in the back seat at this time. A young person under the Youth Criminal...
Posted on Friday, October 27, 2023 12:30 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 27, 2023 12:30 pm
(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a man involved in a bank robbery in the 1400 block of Merivale Road on October 21st 2023.
At 3:37 pm, a lone male entered the bank and demanded money from staff. The man attempted to break into a cash dispenser and stole money from a customer.
The suspect was described as a middle-aged white man, approximately 6’tall (183cm). (see photos)
Posted on Thursday, October 26, 2023 04:40 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, October 26, 2023 4:45pm
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) hosted a Badge Ceremony today and 25 new recruits were welcomed by Chief Eric Stubbs and Ottawa Police Services Board Chair Dr. Gail Beck.
The newest recruit class comes with a wealth of work experience including work as a fire fighter, a Correctional Officer in Saskatchewan, and a Correctional Officer and Probation and Parole Officer. One recruit has a certification as a Wilderness First...
Posted on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 03:40 PM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, October 25, 2023 3:40 pm
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse (SACA) Unit is investigating an incident that occurred on October 24th at a hotel in the West end of Ottawa.
In the early morning hours, a woman agreed to meet in-person with a man that she been in contact with on-line. Once at the hotel he sexually assaulted her.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0” (183 cm), with short red hair. He was last seen...