Trenton man arrested on child porn charges

A Trenton resident was arrested in connection to charges involving child pornography. On October 14 at approximately 8:45 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit, Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit and H-Division Digital Forensic Services executed a search warrant on a Grandview Avenue residence. The search warrant has been the result of...

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New Glasgow Police seeking info on robbery

New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit is investigating an attempted robbery at the Aberdeen Hospital. On June 20 at approximately 11:25 p.m., a lone male entered the hospital and attempted to steal personal items from a hospital employee. The employee was working at the boiler building located at the rear of the hospital,. The suspect fled...

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Ryan Leil appointed deputy police chief in New Glasgow

New Glasgow Regional Police Chief Stephen Chisholm has announced the appointment of Ryan Leil, as the new deputy chief. “The hiring committee had a thorough competition for the deputy chief position and we are pleased to have selected Ryan Leil, as the deputy chief of operations. Ryan’s exemplary leadership skills and reputation as an investigator,...

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Police arrest man for arson following fire that displaced a dozen people

In the wee hours of this morning, April 30, at approximately 12:30 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police arrested a 21-year old local man for arson. The fire involved a 10-unit apartment complex on Forbes Street, New Glasgow. New Glasgow Fire Department and Trenton Fire Department attended and were still on scene at 7:45 a.m. Approximately...

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Arrest made in Tara robbery

The New Glasgow Regional Police has laid charges against a 37-year-old man from New Glasgow in connection with the armed robbery at the Tara Inn on East River Road that occurred on December 21.  At approximately 5:42 a.m. on December 21, police received a report that two males entered a guest room at the Tara...

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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 man with 21 counts of fraud

NEW GLASGOW – A Stellarton man has been charged with 21 counts of fraud. New Glasgow Regional Police charged the 21-year old today (Feb. 12) at approximately 11:50 a.m. These incidents are in relation to fraudulent transactions at Casey Concrete in Trenton from December 7, 2018 to January 1, 2019. The accused was released upon...

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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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Man arrested for robbery in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW – A 20-year-old male was arrested in New Glasgow on Friday, July 20 in relation to a robbery that occurred in New Glasgow. New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit arrested the New Glasgow man on Forbes Street  at approximately 2:30 p.m. The robbery occurred on July 19, at approximately 10 p.m., on...

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Police seek assistance with robbery investigation

NEW GLASGOW – New Glasgow Regional Police are seeking the public’s assistance after a robbery. Early today, at approximately 1:46 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police were called to the scene of a robbery at the Comfort Inn located at 740 Westville Road in New Glasgow. Staff reported that a man had entered the hotel lobby through the...

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