News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, July 24, 2017     12:22pm       (Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is investigating a homicide and shootings in the Elmhurst Park area near Alpine Avenue and Tavistock Road. 
Today, at 7:08 a.m., OPS was notified of a male who arrived at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. His injuries are serious.  
While investigating the shooting...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 21, 2017        4:00pm (Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigation Unit is seeking public assistance for information about several OC Transpo shelters damaged between the evening of Tuesday July 18, to the early morning of Wednesday July 19.
Officers attended numerous locations and met with OC Transpo security regarding the reported damages. Nineteen (19) shelters were damaged,...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 21, 2017      9:10am  
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit has been investigating the April robbery of a security guard and has now charged the complainant. 
On April 23, 2017, at approximately 2:00 am, police responded to an address along the 300 block of Cresthaven Drive following the report of a robbery. The complainant was working in the capacity of a security guard and was...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 18, 2017  10:05am   
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Break & Enter Unit has identified the suspects in this investigation. As the suspects may be under 18 years of age, any posted images may now be removed. 
The investigation remains ongoing. 
Anyone with information regarding this break & enter, or any other break & enter, is asked to call the Ottawa Police's Break & Enter...

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Max HODY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 18, 2017   9:35am  
(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit has laid charges in relation to a 2014 robbery and an arrest warrant has been issued for the suspect. 
On August 29, 2014, the victim was with several friends outside a fast food restaurant situated along the 2900 block of Robertson Road. The victim was approached by a male suspect who demanded the victim’s cellular phone. The victim...

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