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NRPS Detectives Investigating Suspicious Death in Niagara Falls – Update 1

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 02:22 PM

Update 1 - March 31, 2020

Detectives from the Niagara Regional Police Service Homicide and Forensic Services Units are continuing to investigate the discovery of a body in the rural area of Ort Road and Marshall Road in Niagara Falls.

The body of a 24 year old man from the Toronto area was discovered on March 29, 2020 at approximately 12:45pm, in a wooded area near Ort Road and Marshall Road.

A post mortem examination was conducted on March 30, 2020.

Detectives are now treating this matter as a homicide...

Weapons Arrest in Niagara Falls.

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 01:53 PM

On Tuesday March 31, 2020, at approximately 9:10am, officers responded to a report of a car doing circles with a person on the hood on Stanley Avenue north of Roger Crescent in Niagara Falls.

Further calls to the Niagara Regional Police Service Communications Unit led 2 District Niagara Falls uniform officers to the area of Main Street and Ferry Street in Niagara Falls again for a report of man riding on the hood of a car.  Officers arrived on scene to find that the car had left the area. ...

NRPS Arrested Man Following Overnight Stabbing in Niagara Falls

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 09:36 AM

On Tuesday March 31st, 2020, at approximately 12:05am 2 District uniform officers responded to a Niagara Falls hotel in the area of Kitchener Street and Slater Avenue for a report of a stabbing.

Upon arrival, officers found a male victim outside of one of the motel rooms suffering from an apparent stab wound. The man was treated at the scene by Niagara Emergency Medical Services paramedics and personnel from the Niagara Falls Fire Service.

The victim was transported from the scene to a local hospital...

Child Abuse Unit Investigation Leads to St. Catharines Man's Arrest

Posted on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 09:05 AM

Detectives from the Child Abuse Unit have arrested a man following an investigation.

On March 27, 2020, Jordan Bolger (28 years old) of St. Catharines was arrested and charged with the alleged Criminal Code of Canada offences of:

- Sexual Interference - Section 151 C.C.  (2 Counts)
- Sexual Assault - Section 271 C.C. (2 Counts)

- Fail to Comply with Probation Order - Section 733 C.C.

Bolger attended a bailing on March 28, 2020 where he was held in custody. A publication ban of evidentiary details...

MISSING PERSON – NRPS Attempting to Locate St. Catharines Man – Update 1 – LOCATED

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2020 10:25 AM

Update 1 – March 30, 2020

David Yates has been located in Thorold.  He is Safe.  Thank you to the public and media for your assistance in this matter.

Original Release – March 30, 2020

The Niagara Regional Police Service is currently searching for a missing 63 year old man in the City of St. Catharines.

David Yates was last seen in his residence in the area of Drury Crescent and Roehampton Avenue in the evening hours of March 29, 2020.

David Yates is described as 5'5", slim build, ear...