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Northern cop headed to trial for alleged assault on 12-year-old

Northern cop headed to trial for alleged assault on 12-year-old

Melisa Rancourt has decided to proceed to trial on charges of assault and uttering threats after she allegedly assaulted a young hockey player on Feb. 11
Woman, 93, pleads guilty in crash that seriously injured CTV reporter

Woman, 93, pleads guilty in crash that seriously injured CTV reporter

Court official says woman who struck Stephanie Villella in March 2023 crash turned in her licence and will no longer be driving
ATV operator charged with impaired, assaulting police in Bracebridge

ATV operator charged with impaired, assaulting police in Bracebridge

Mississauga man held for bail hearing scheduled for Wednesday
Orillia OPP charges five people with impaired in six days

Orillia OPP charges five people with impaired in six days

Charges laid between June 13 and 18
OPP officers board boat in harbour, woman faces 10 charges

OPP officers board boat in harbour, woman faces 10 charges

Charges related to impaired boating, breach of probation and multiple violations of the small vessel regulations of the Canada Shipping Act
Severn woman charged following crash on Penetanguishene Rd.

Severn woman charged following crash on Penetanguishene Rd.

No injuries reported after collision Saturday night between Sideroad 5/6 and Highway 11, just outside Barrie
Oro-Medonte teen driver faces numerous impaired charges

Oro-Medonte teen driver faces numerous impaired charges

Young driver, 17, arrested following traffic stop on Saturday night in Wasaga Beach
Man, 61, drowns after falling off paddle board at Wasaga

Man, 61, drowns after falling off paddle board at Wasaga

OPP say man was seen falling off paddle board and then attempting to swim to shore
One person killed in two-vehicle crash involving motorcycle

One person killed in two-vehicle crash involving motorcycle

Crash happened Saturday evening on George Johnston Road near Sunnidale Road; motorcycle driver suffers life-threatening injuries
Jaws of life used to extricate driver following two-vehicle crash in Barrie

Jaws of life used to extricate driver following two-vehicle crash in Barrie

'Exterior crews assessed and chose a roof flap to be the best way to access and remove the person,' says Barrie fire official