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.
OPP Assisting Port Hope Police Service
Sudden Death Investigation
(PORT HOPE, ON) – On Wednesday March 20, 2019 shortly before 11:30 p.m., Port Hope Police Service responded to Cavan Street in the Municipality of Port Hope to assist an unconscious male.
Emergency workers arrived to find the 52-year-old male with no vital signs. The male was pronounced deceased at the scene. Port Hope Police Service requested the assistance of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) to investigate the circumstances surrounding this death.
The investigation is continuing by members of Port Hope Police Service Crime Unit and OPP Central Region Forensic Identification Services (FIS) under the direction of Detective Inspector Brad Robson of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB).
If anyone has information which may assist the investigation please contact the Port Hope Police Service (905) 885-8123. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or visit www.stopcrimehere.ca.
Sergeant J.T. (Jason) Folz
Central Region Media Relations/Community Services Coordinator
C: 705 826-0416