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Human Trafficking Investigation Results in Arrest & Several Charges Laid

Posted on November 29, 2022

The Owen Sound Police Service has concluded a Human Trafficking Investigation which has resulted in the arrest of a 43 year old Owen Sound male for several sex related criminal charges.  The man was arrested on Monday November 21st, 2022 after investigators were alerted about a local 15 year old girl being exploited for sexual services.


Posted on November 29, 2022

On Saturday October 22nd just before 1:00 p.m., a member of the Owen Sound Police Service was conducting proactive traffic enforcement in the 600 block of 6th Street East, Owen Sound.  The officer observed a vehicle being driven in an aggressive manner and as a result initiated a traffic stop in order to investigate.  The police investigation determined that the 27-year-old male driver was under the influence of alcohol and as a result, had to provide a sample of breath into an approved screening device.  The drive


Posted on November 29, 2022

The Owen Sound Police Service, along with the Owen Sound Fire Department, attended the scene of a motor vehicle collision in the 600 block of 10th Street West. A vehicle had lost control and struck a hydro pole at the top of the hill, causing major damage to both the vehicle and the pole.

Witnesses stopped to assist the driver, who ended up fleeing the scene on foot while the witness was on the phone with the 911 dispatcher. Several lanes of the roadway were closed while the investigation was taking place and a Hydro One technician attended to assess the risk and damage.

Operation Impact – Put your best foot forward this weekend

Posted on November 29, 2022

Tomorrow marks the beginning of Operation Impact 2022, a national public awareness campaign aimed at making Canada's roads the safest in the world. By promoting safe driving behaviours, we hope to help prevent collisions, save lives, and reduce injuries on our roads.

From October 7th to 10th, 2022, police across the country will be focused on behaviours that put drivers, passengers and other road users at risk: impaired driving due to alcohol, drugs or fatigue, as well as aggressive driving, distracted driving, and driving without a seat belt.

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