Dryden and Ignace Detachments of the Ontario Provincial Police have released their weekly report, running April 12, 2021 to April 18, 2021.

Police laid 23 charges under the Criminal Code and Highway Traffic Act. The calls included:

  • Traffic Complaints - 17
  •  Police Assistance - 3
  • Suspicious Vehicle - 3
  • Domestic Incident - 4
  • Motor Vehicle Collison - 4
  • Family Dispute -4
  • Animal Compliant - 1
  •  9-1-1 hang-up - 2

An increase in 9-1-1 pocket dials has also been reported. If you accidentally call 9-1-1, make sure to speak with the emergency operator and explain your call was unintentional. 

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) urges the public to use their online reporting system as an alternative to having an officer attend a scene for a minor incident.