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OPP’s joint cannabis enforcement team has seized more than $178M in drugs, closed 78 illegal stores

The OPP’s joint cannabis enforcement team says its members have seized more than $178 million in drugs and have closed 78 illegal cannabis storefronts over the last two years. Investigators say they’ve also executed 152 warrants across Ontario and seized more than 180,000 cannabis plants,… Read More »OPP’s joint cannabis enforcement team has seized more than $178M in drugs, closed 78 illegal stores

Three people charged in Orillia, Ont., following drug-trafficking bust – Barrie

Thee people have been charged following a drug-trafficking bust in Orillia, Ont., OPP say. On Thursday evening, investigators executed a search warrant at a Duffin Avenue home as part of a drug-trafficking investigation. Read more: Three people charged with impaired driving over weekend: Orillia OPP… Read More »Three people charged in Orillia, Ont., following drug-trafficking bust – Barrie

Huronia West OPP raise money to help woman afford Christmas gifts for her grandchildren – Barrie

Huronia West OPP have collected $174 for a Wasaga Beach, Ont., resident whose pickup truck was recently stolen. The resident had collected 2,200 empty beer cans throughout the year and stored them in her truck so she could cash them in to buy Christmas presents… Read More »Huronia West OPP raise money to help woman afford Christmas gifts for her grandchildren – Barrie

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