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Two arrested after stolen property recovered in Pictou County

Pictou District RCMP, with the assistance of the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU), arrested two men on Feb. 12 following a break and enter to a business on West River Station Road in Salt Springs. Police stopped a vehicle that was leaving the scene of the break and enter and arrested the...

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RCMP arrest two impaired drivers last weekend

Pictou District RCMP have arrested two people for driving offences involving alcohol this past weekend.  On October 26 at approximately 8:40 p.m., Pictou District RCMP responded to a complaint of an erratic driver in Welsford. Police located the vehicle and stopped it. Investigation at the scene resulted in the 20-year-old male driver from River John being...

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RCMP arrest two for impaired driving

Pictou District RCMP arrested two impaired drivers on September 3. At approximately 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Pictou District RCMP received several complaints of an erratic driver on Highway 104 near Limerock. RCMP located the vehicle on Highway 104 near Exit 19. It had driven off road into the center median of Hwy 104. The 33-year-old male...

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RCMP officer injured during arrest

ANTIGONISH –An RCMP officer was injured while arresting an intoxicated man in Antigonish. Just before midnight on April 27, an Antigonish RCMP member was getting fuel at a service station on Beech Hill Road when he was approached by a taxi driver about an unruly passenger. The officer proceeded to arrest the passenger, a 25-year-old man, for being...

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Police arrest 18-year-old on break and enter, voyeurism

NEW GLASGOW –  New Glasgow Regional Police have arrested and charged an 18-year-old with two counts of break and enter and two counts of voyeurism. At approximately 3:45 p.m. on Jan. 31, police arrested and charged the New Glasgow man following incidents that took place within the New Glasgow area. Police received the complaint that...

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Day drinkers nabbed by RCMP

ANTIGONISH – Six daytime impaired drivers were arrested in eight days here. Nova Scotia RCMP’s Northeast Traffic Services has arrested six impaired drivers since January 19. Members of the Traffic Unit, which covers Antigonish, Pictou, and Guysborough Counties, have identified these drivers through a variety of methods, including traffic stops, check stops, and 911 calls from the...

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Driver who fled accident scene facing charges

NEW GLASGOW – The driver who fled the scene of a two-vehicle collision on Monday is facing charges. On Monday, Jan. 21 at approximately 7:05 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a two motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Park Street and East River Road. The collision involved a lone 18- year old...

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Altercation at pub leads to investigation

An altercation at a Westville pub is what led Westville Police to barricade the entrance on Wednesday. At approximately 9:33 p.m. on Jaunary 15,  Westville Police were called to the White Tail Pub & Grill on South Main Street in Westville. An altercation had taken place with a 60-year-old male victim receiving serious injury. The...

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RCMP arrest three men after shots fired incident

CHURCHVILLE – Three men have been arrested in relation to a complaint of shots fired on East River East Side Road on January 3. No one was injured when three men drove past a home and fired shots at it. Three people were inside the home at the time. On January 3, police arrested one...

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Man arrested after New year’s Day disturbance

NEW GLASGOW – Police have arrested a man following a disturbance that took place in the wee morning hours on New year’s Day. On January 1 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the New Glasgow Regional Police were called to a disturbance on Stewart Street. Upon arrival, officers identified a 20-year-old man who sustained serious injury. As...

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