In just a week, members of the Dryden and Ignace Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to 153 calls.

The calls were made between Monday, July 19 and Sunday, July 25, where police laid 47 charges under the Highway Traffic Act and Criminal Code. Some of the calls Police attended were;

  • Traffic Complaints - 24
  • Police Assistance - 8
  • Assist Other Police Agency - 8
  • Animal Compliant - 3
  • Assault - 1
  •  Mischief - 3 
  • Domestic Dispute- 2
  • Mental Health Act - 3
  • Theft -5
  • Motor Vehicle Collision - 7
  • Trespass to Property - 1
  • RIDE - 5 
  • Bail Violation - 1

The citizens of Ontario have other ways to report a minor crime. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is reminding the public about their online reporting system as an alternative to having an officer attend a scene for a minor incident.