Welcome to Port Hope Police Service
I would like to welcome you to the Port Hope Police Service's website. Here you will find links and other information such as our services to the public, crime prevention and our latest press releases to assist us to stay connected to our residents and visitors alike.
Our police officers and civilian support staff are very proud to provide excellent community-based policing services to this great Municipality. We work hard every day to ensure the safety and quality of day-to-day life expected by the citizens of Port Hope.
Drugs seized during a Traffic Stop
One man charged after 134 grams of marihuana was seized on Saturday February 29th , 2020 as a result of a routine traffic stop on Cavan Street, Port Hope Ontario. When speaking to the driver the police officer detected a strong smell of fresh marihuana coming from within the vehicle. The driver, Jordan Bassaragh age 23 from the Scarborough Ontario area was charged with Possessing cannabis for the purpose of selling, Possession of illicit cannabis and Possession over 30 grams dried cannabis in a public place. Mr. Bassaragh will appear in Cobourg Court on March 25th, 2020 to answer to the charges
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