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Media Releases

Police investigate robbery on Howe Street

June 5, 2013

At approximately 9:00 PM, Cape Breton Regional Police responded to a robbery on Howe Street in Sydney, where a female in her 20’s was approached by a male driving a motorized moped.

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Traffic Advisory

Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run, Fiddlers Fun Run set for this weekend

Cape Breton Regional Police remind motorists that traffic will be affected this weekend, when thousands of runners hit the streets for the Doctors’ Nova Scotia Youth Run and Fiddlers Fun Run.

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Police charge man for weapons incident

May 31, 2013

Cape Breton Regional Police have charged the 43-year-old male involved in last night’s weapons-related incident. He was released from police custody this afternoon, on a Promise to Appear in Sydney Provincial Court on July 17th, when he’ll face charges of Possession of a Weapon and Uttering Threats.

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Police investigating weapons incident

May 31, 2013

At approximately 11:15 PM on May 30th, Cape Breton Regional Police responded to complaints of a male showing up at a club in Glace Bay and pulling out a handgun inside. No one was injured in this incident and at this point it doesn’t appear a robbery took place.

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Police investigate weapons complaint

May 31, 2013

At approximately 11:00 PM on May 30th, members of the Cape Breton Regional Police Street Crime and RCMP Drug Units executed a search warrant under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, at a home on Brookside Street in Glace Bay. As a result, police seized a sawed-off shotgun and arrested a 29-year-old male who will appear in Sydney Provincial Court this morning to face charges of Careless Use of a Firearm and Unauthorized Possession of a Weapon.

Police charge man for Impaired Driving after early-morning MVA

May 30, 2013

At approximately 4:50 AM this morning, Cape Breton Regional Police responded to reports of a motor vehicle accident on Mira Road, at the George Street exit.

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