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Police arrest 16 after 9-month drug trafficking investigation in Ontario and Quebec

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 20, 2020 2:04 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ OTTAWA – A nine-month investigation has led to 16 arrests and 138 criminal charges, mainly drug-trafficking counts, in eastern Ontario… Read More »Police arrest 16 after 9-month drug trafficking investigation in Ontario and Quebec

Black market cannabis linked to organized crime being exported to U.S. from Canada: OPP

As part of an Ontario Provincial Police enforcement project tracking black market cannabis, investigators say they have uncovered sophisticated operations connected to organized crime and the exportation of marijuana to the United States. “We see individuals coming in (and) buying up rich agricultural properties, properties… Read More »Black market cannabis linked to organized crime being exported to U.S. from Canada: OPP

19-year-old Toronto man caught speeding with bong in his lap near Gananoque, Ont.: OPP

OPP have charged a Toronto man for allegedly speeding through eastern Ontario with a bong in his lap early Wednesday morning. Police say the driver, a 19-year-old with a G2 licence, was clocked at 158 km/h on Highway 401 near Gananoque, Ont. Leeds OPP say… Read More »19-year-old Toronto man caught speeding with bong in his lap near Gananoque, Ont.: OPP

4 charged in illegal gun, pot smuggling across Canada/US border using low-flying helicopter

The RCMP announced the arrests of four men tied to a 16-month investigation into illegal gun imports and cannabis exports across the Canada and US border, in which a helicopter flying at low altitude was used to avoid detection. The investigation was a joint one… Read More »4 charged in illegal gun, pot smuggling across Canada/US border using low-flying helicopter

Cellphone traffic stop on Hwy. 401 turns into $932K cannabis, cash seizure: Middlesex OPP

What began as a traffic stop for a motorist on a cellphone along Highway 401 ended with officers seizing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of cannabis and cash, and two people charged, provincial police said Tuesday. It happened around 2:30 p.m. Friday along Highway… Read More »Cellphone traffic stop on Hwy. 401 turns into $932K cannabis, cash seizure: Middlesex OPP

Lennox and Addington OPP seize 6,000 illegal cannabis plants in 3rd grow op bust this month – Kingston

OPP have once again seized thousands of cannabis plants in the Lennox and Addington region from an illegal cannabis grow op. Police say on Aug. 25, OPP executed search warrants at two locations on Goodyear Road in Napanee, where they seized 4,000 illegal cannabis plants.… Read More »Lennox and Addington OPP seize 6,000 illegal cannabis plants in 3rd grow op bust this month – Kingston