Police, inmates happy with “Snitches Get Bitches” program

From: Darren D. MacDonald, thenorthbaybay.ca NORTH BAY — In attempts to gather more information from inmates, North Bay Police Sergeant Jeanette Lawrence has launched a new campaign that will take the nation (and possibly the world) by storm! “Snitches Get Bitches.” “The idea is fairly simple. If a prisoner that has information about crimes or […]

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Will Boissoin loses all 4 of his votes

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Following a series of public Facebook posts in which he compared the local police to pigs, Mayoral Candidate Will Boissoin appears to have lost all 4 of his votes. “It’s a shame, really” says friend Jacob Beaucage. “Will was relying on those votes to make him feel […]

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O.P.P. orders fleet of paddleboats

From: Philip St. George, thenorthbaybay.ca staff MATTAWA — Following a high octane chase on Lake Talon which involved a paddleboat and a dog, the Mattawa O.P.P. announced early this morning that they would be ordering an entire fleet of police pursuit paddleboats. “I think our proud men and women deserve only the best,” began O.P.P. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Hood Punchers gang “biggest threat in the city”

From: Jennifer Hanson, thenorthbaybay.ca staff NORTH BAY — Constable Rob McCarron has been an officer with the North Bay Police Services for 12 years, and he has never seen anything like the “Hood Punchers.” “The ‘Hood Punchers’ are the most viscous gang in North Bay, hands down,” says McCarron. “They don’t care about anyone or […]

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