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Man arrested on firearms charge

Police have arrested a man in connection with an incident in Trenton last night. On Thursday, Nov. 22 at approximately 6:15 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police, responded to a residence on Park Road in  Trenton that an adult male was in possession with a possible firearm. Police immediately blocked off the area around Park Road […]

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Cannabis info session Monday night

The Pictou County Policing Agencies and the Aberdeen Hospital Liaison Committee will be sponsoring an information session on cannabis on Nov. 26 at 7 p.m. The session will focus on cannabis involving youth, laws and you from various community speaking representatives. Guests speakers will include : · Doctor Ryan Sommers, medical officer of health for […]

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Search warrant conducted by street crime unit leads to multiple charges

On October 24th, 2018, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Stellarton Police Service and New Glasgow Regional Police, conducted a stop of a motor vehicle on Foord Street, Stellarton, NS.  Subsequently, police arrested a 37-year-old male from New Glasgow and a 21-year-old male from Stellarton who were found in possession of cocaine. […]

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Three charged with drug crimes

Three New Glasgow residents have all been charged with drug offences following the execution of a search warrant yesterday. On September 4 at approximately 3 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police, executed a search warrant at a residence on Dover Avenue.  At this […]

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Three arrested after search warrant executed

Two women and a man were arrested in New Glasgow on Thursday after drugs were seized. At approximately 5:30 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police,executed a search warrant at Scotia Green Inc., cannabis dispensary, 559 East River Road.  At this time, police seized a quantity of cannabis marijuana, resin, derivatives and cash.  Subsequently, police […]

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