News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 27, 2016       8:55am                  
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Sexual Assault and Child Abuse (SACA) Section has charged an Ottawa man, following an investigation into an allegation of Sexual Assault. 
On July 6 th , 2016, a teenage girl entered a store in the 200 block of Centrepointe Drive in...

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Rideau Centre July 17 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Tuesday, July 26, 2016                        2:15pm  
(Ottawa)—The Ottawa Police ServiceBreak and Enter Unit is seeking public assistance to identify one male suspect involved in four break and enters in the Rideau Centre Mall located at 50 Rideau Street.  Three break and enters occurred on July 17th between 7:00pm and...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 26, 2016  12:50pm (Ottawa) – Note: This statement was made prior to Abdirahman Abdi’s passing yesterday afternoon. Chief Bordeleau has expressed his condolences for the family. We are all aware of the incident in Hintonburg on Sunday that resulted in one man in hospital. As a police service, and as Chief, we are not allowed to speak to an investigation after the SIU has invoked its mandate and that includes the Board.
This...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, July 25, 2016      4:20pm  (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service confirms that Neil Brideau, 44 of Ottawa, has been located safe and sound. 
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, July 24, 2016 2:50 pm  
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police would like to thank the public for their assistance in this case.
At the wishes of the family, the Ottawa Police is releasing the name of the victim in this case. 
The 53 year old male has been identified as Brian Thompson of Ottawa.  
The collision occurred on July 22, 2016 at Somerset Street West and Rochester Street at approx. 2:14pm. 
The Ottawa...

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