New Glasgow police assist with drugs and weapons seizure in Colchester County

New Glasgow Regional Police assisted in an eight-month investigation by police in Colchester County that led to two people being charged with drug and weapons offences. On July 30 and 31, the Colchester RCMP Street Crime Enforcement Unit (SCEU) with assistance from Truro Police Service and New Glasgow Regional Police, searched nine properties in Bible...

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Drugs seized, two arrested

NEW GLASGOW – A woman and a man have both been arrested following a lengthy investigation by police. On Thursday, Feb. 6 at approximately 9:30 p.m. the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police and New Glasgow Regional Police K-9 Unit executed a search warrant at a residence...

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Cocaine seizure at Port of Halifax

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) today announced a seizure of cocaine. On November 16, 2018, CBSA officers at the Port of Halifax discovered 4.76 kg of cocaine while searching a marine container en route to Israel. With the use of tools, an extensive physical examination of the...

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Cocaine seized by Pictou RCMP

CENTRAL WEST RIVER – A quantity of cocaine was seized from a PEI man here on Monday. On September 17, Pictou District RCMP received a complaint of a suspicious man at a store in Central West River. Police attended the location and the investigation resulted in a 33-year-old man from Charlottetown, PEI being arrested for an...

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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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Drugs seized in Trenton, man arrested for B&E

It has been a busy week for the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit. A quantity of drugs were seized from a Trenton home and a male accused was arrested in Stellarton for breaking and entering, both involving the Street Crime Enforcement Unit. On June 27 at approximately 4 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement...

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Drugs seized from Stellarton home

STELLARTON – A quantity of illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia were seized from a residence here last week. On Friday, April 6th,  at approximately 3 p.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with assistance from the Stellarton Police Service and the New Glasgow Regional Police Canine Unit, executed a search warrant at a residence...

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Stellarton man arrested for drug possession

STELLARTON – A 27-year-old man from here was arrested early this morning for possession of drugs after a search warrant was served. At approximately 3 a.m. today, the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the Stellarton Police Service, New Glasgow Regional Police Canine and Truro Police Service Canine, executed a...

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Drugs seized in New Glasgow

Enough drugs were seized from a New Glasgow residence to charge a man with trafficking. On Sunday, Jan. 7 at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit, with the assistance of the New Glasgow Regional Police, seized a quantity of cocaine and methamphetamine on Stewart Street. Subsequently, police arrested a 56...

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Cocaine seized during traffic stop

PORT HAWKESBURY – Inverness County District RCMP have arrested a 30-year-old man and seized cocaine during a targeted traffic stop in Port Hawkesbury on Friday. Just before 4 p.m. on August 25, RCMP officers conducted a traffic stop on Granville Street in Port Hawkesbury. As a result, police seized a quantity of cocaine and arrested...

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