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Posted On Wednesday, June 30, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 30, 2021   3:10pm
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Arson Unit is seeking the public’s help into an investigation of a series of fires that occurred in the 2300 block of Orient Park Drive and 2700 block of Innes Road yesterday morning.
At approximately 1:00am on June 29 th , frontline officers responded to three separate small garbage fires. They were all extinguished and there was minor property damage.
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Posted On Wednesday, June 30, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 30, 2021   2:15pm  
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Hate and Bias Crime Unit released its Semi Annual statistics showing an increase of 32.9% in hate crime reports in 2021 – from 79 cases to 105 cases – compared to the same time last year.
As well, the Unit determined that 73 reported incidents this year were hate-motivated, this represents an increase of 25.9% from 2020.
A hate crime is...

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Posted On Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Glebe B&E Suspect FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 30, 2021      11:00am  (Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit is investigating a commercial Break and Enter and is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible. 
On June 23, 2021 at approximately 10:20pm, a suspect unlawfully entered a building in the 1000 block of Bank Street and subsequently committed theft and mischief.
The suspect is described as...

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Posted On Wednesday, June 23, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 23, 2021   12:00pm
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Guns and Gangs Unit is investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 2:00am this morning in the 1400 block of Walkley Road.
Frontline officers attended the area and located shell casings on the ground. A silver sedan was seen leaving the area and may be possibly involved.
There are no reported injuries.
Investigators would like to speak with...

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Posted On Monday, June 21, 2021

Suspect Photo 1 B&E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, June 21, 2021   12:35pm
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit is seeking the public’s help in identifying an individual involved in a commercial Break and Enter that occurred on June 8 th , 2021 in the 1200 block of St. Laurent Boulevard.
The individual is captured on video surveillance camera exiting the business carrying a large package, which appears to be a back-support massage cushion. He...

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