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Suspect in custody following stabbing Thursday night

PICTOU LANDING – Last night, Pictou County RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence in Pictou Landing. At about 9:50 p.m. members responded to a call of a man who had been stabbed following an altercation with another man at a residence on Pictou Landing First Nation. The suspect had fled...

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RCMP, PC Solid Waste partner for litter checkpoints

As part of Environment Week activities, Pictou County Solid Waste, in partnership with the Pictou County RCMP, held litter checkpoints this morning along the Abercrombie Road as well as the Westville Road. The purpose of these checkpoints were to thank motorists for not littering and to give them a litter bag for their vehicle to...

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Two impaired drivers arrested in Pictou County

PICTOU – Pictou County RCMP arrested two impaired drivers between Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon, this past weekend. On Saturday, Sept 22, shortly before midnight, members of Pictou County RCMP stopped a vehicle that was travelling at  167 km/hr on Hwy. 104 in Pine Tree. The police officer noted signs of impairment and the driver...

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Mooo-ve over motorists!

RCMP are warning local motorists to drive with caution near the intersection of Highway 104 and 4 Highway. On Wednesday, Sept. 12 in Barney’s River Station at 9:20 p.m., the Pictou County RCMP responded to a report of a car that struck a cow at the intersection of Highway 104 and No. 4 Highway There were...

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This is why police need you to report impaired drivers

RCMP in Pictou County were hard at work this past weekend, and were involved with three particular incidents where the drivers had their vehicles towed. In all cases, the reason the vehicles were towed was related to impaired driving. At 1:35 p.m. on Saturday June 2, RCMP stopped a vehicle in Moose River because of...

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Single-vehicle crash on Highway 104

SALTSPRINGS – Pictou County RCMP officers attended the scene of a single-vehicle crash that occurred  Monday night. At approximately 8 p.m., Pictou County RCMP officers were called to a single -vehicle crash on Highway 104 in Salt Springs.  The crash involved a vehicle that was travelling eastbound on the 104 and lost control and left the...

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Pictou County RCMP issue 14 tickets in two hours

PICTOU – Nova Scotia RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services conducted traffic enforcement on Highway 104 yesterday. In addition to monitoring whether drivers changed lanes in accordance with the ‘Move Over’ Law, they used RADAR to determine whether drivers slowed to 60 km/hr when passing a stopped emergency vehicle with its lights flashing and it was safe...

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Pictou County RCMP seeks assistance locating missing teen

UPDATE: Renee Nickerson, who was reported missing on August 29, 2017, has been located and is safe. The RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance, shares and re-tweets on social media. PLYMOUH  – Pictou County District RCMP is seeking assistance in locating a missing Pictou – County teen. Renee Nickerson, 16, left her residence...

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Pictou RCMP make impaired driving arrests

FOXBROOK – Last night at approximately 11 p.m. Pictou County RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision on Foxbrook Road, Pictou County. Witnesses reported a vehicle travelling northbound had passed another vehicle on a double solid line at a high rate of speed. A short distance down the road, the reported vehicle collided with an oncoming...

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