The REAL story behind the “cocaine” police video

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – The North Bay Bay has received new information concerning a recent online video making some waves. The video, taken from a smart phone, shows a man buying what he says is “cocaine shards” from a downtown residence, before leaving the house. He then enters into the backseat […]

Read More »

“Death by laser” new penalty for everything

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Having had a motion to explore OPP costing for North Bay fail, City Councillor Richard Prince brought forward a second motion to have all crimes and offences committed in North Bay punishable by laser beam. “North Bay Police Services keeps asking for more money every year,” […]

Read More »

Council chooses a volunteer police department

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY – After a lengthy debate over whether North Bay should switch to the OPP or keep its own police service, council voted Sunday 10-2 in favour of using a volunteer police department. “It makes a lot of sense,” says North Bay Councillor Grey Terrence. “We’ve crunched the numbers […]

Read More »