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Posted Tuesday, December 05, 2017

phone scamPhone Scam Alert A 67 year old Port Hope man was defrauded out of $1900.00 after falling victim to the “grandparent” or “parent” scam. On the 4th of December the man received a call from an individual purporting to be a lawyer from Gatineau Quebec. The lawyer said the man's son was involved in a motor vehicle collision and was being held in custody and he needed $1000.00 to have the son released. The man wired $1000.00 through Western Union. A second call was received ...

Posted Friday, December 01, 2017

RIDEPort Hope Police kick off Festival Ride programs. Port Hope Police have commenced their annual Festival RIDE programs. On the 30 of November RIDE teams hit the streets checking vehicles in various locations within Urban Port Hope. 400 vehicles were checked resulting in no suspension or arrests. 1 Provincial Offence Notice was issued. The RIDE programs will be in effect during the Holiday Season. Port Hope Police encourage people to utilize taxis and other driving services like Operation Red...

Posted Wednesday, November 29, 2017

lightsThefts continue from unlocked vehicles/theft of a bicycle. Port Hope Police are investigating more incidents of thefts from unlocked vehicles. A Payne Cres resident on the 26th of November reported small amount of money, two lawn chairs and boots missing from his vehicle. A Diane Place resident reported a computer, multi-hand tool and a small amount of cash missing. In both cases the vehicles were not locked. Police encourage everyone to lock their vehicles when not in use. In a separate in...

Posted Monday, November 27, 2017

Capture logoA 50 year old Port Hope man was arrested on the 25th of November shortly after 10pm in connection with a break and enter into a vehicle detailing shop located down town. Diamond Detailing was entered between 8:00pm and 9:00pm on Saturday. A witnessed walking by saw a flash light in the premise and notified Port Hope Police. This was the 3rd time this premise was entered within the last few days during which a vehicle was stolen and other vehicles were damaged. The stolen pickup truck was located...

Posted Saturday, November 25, 2017

cruiserBreak and enter and theft of a vehicle Port Hope Police were called to a down town premises after thieves entered the place located in the Ontario Street/Mill Street area and stole a motor vehicle. Police was alerted to the incident shortly before 1:00am the 25th of November by a passer-by who requested a down town establishment proprietor to call Police. Stolen was a Black 2017 Dodge truck with no plates. Port Hope Police would like to speak to this individual who may have witnessed somethin...

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