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Operation Impact starts today

Today (Friday) marks the beginning of Operation Impact 2019, a national public awareness campaign aimed at making Canada’s roads the safest in the world. By promoting safe driving behaviours, police hope to help prevent collisions, save lives and reduce injuries on the roads. The focus will be on behaviours that put drivers, passengers and other...

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Slow down in school zones

School is back in today so motorists need to remember to slow down in school zones. Today is the first day of school in Pictou County and New Glasgow Regional Police are reminding drivers that driving slower is safer in school zones – 50 km/h school zones become 30 km/h zones, when children are present....

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Driver charged following two-vehicle collision

TRENTON – New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating after a two-vehicle collision here Wednesday. At approximately 5:30 p.m. on July 3, New Glasgow Regional Police, Trenton Fire Department and Emergency Health Services responded to the collision at the intersection of North Main Street and Park Road.  The collision involved a lone Pictou County male driving a...

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Police investigate fake online posts

New Glasgow Regional Police are warning residents to be cautious of internet scams and fake posts online. On May 31, the New Glasgow Regional Police received several reports of a Facebook account, falsely posting information regarding an animal control compliant. Police would like to reassure citizens that these are false posts and messages and are...

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Pedestrian dies following collision

UPDATE: New Glasgow Regional Police continue to investigate as pedestrian dies later in hospital NEW GLASGOW – On May 1 at approximately 10:28 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police and Emergency Health Services responded to a 9-1-1 call and attended the scene of a motor vehicle collision involving a 2016 Lexus and a pedestrian at the...

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Police charge teen with 28 counts of mischief

New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a 16 year-old male with 28 counts of mischief,  graffiti offences following a lengthy investigation by New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit. On April 17 at approximately 10:30 p.m. New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit conducted a search warrant on a Trenton residence and seized several items...

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Two people face drug and weapons charges in Trenton

TRENTON – The Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) has charged a man and a woman for drug and weapons offences following a traffic stop and search in Trenton. During the course of an investigation, Pictou County SCEU, assisted by New Glasgow Regional Police, conducted a traffic stop on North Main Street.  When...

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UPDATE: Man arrested after Trenton incident

UPDATE: New Glasgow Regional Police have arrested a 30-year-old Stellarton man after a disturbance Thursday morning in Trenton. Police were called to the Mechanic Street residence at approximately 9 a.m. to deal with the situation and shut the street down for approximately an hour. The man has been charged with two counts of breach of...

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Four adults, 26 charges

New Glasgow Regional Police have charged four people with more than 26 charges in relation to a break and enter in New Glasgow. On Feb. 19 at approximately 12:16 p.m. New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a break and enter on Clyde Street  where electronics and four firearms and ammunition were stolen from the residence....

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Driver charged after pedestrian struck

New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a driver after a pedestrian was struck in a crosswalk. On Feb. 2  at approximately 10:40 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police, New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services responded to a 9-1-1 call and attended the scene of a motor vehicle collision involving a 2010 Toyota Corolla and...

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