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Colchester County District RCMP and Pictou County District RCMP have obtained warrants for the arrest of a man charged with numerous offences in connection with incidents that occurred on July 1 and October 17 of this year.

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Mayor Nancy Dicks of New Glasgow has been charged with assault in connection with an incident on Sept. 27, 2020.

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Pictou District RCMP conducted a traffic stop in Plymouth on Tuesday that led to a 27-year-old man being arrested and the seizure of weapons and drugs.

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Pictou County District RCMP has charged a man after he assaulted three police officers and attempted to disarm one in Lyons Brook.

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Westville Police Service is looking for a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred last weekend at the Circle K gas bar and convenience store at Exit 21.

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A 67-year-old man from Pictou County is facing two dozen charges under the Municipal Elections Act after a complaint about a possible breach during the Town of Trenton's election last year.

A 32-year-old man from New Glasgow is facing a number of charges following a shooting in Pictou in the early morning hours of May 24. Gary Cameron is facing charges of careless use of a firearm; carrying a concealed weapon; unauthorized possession of a firearm; possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized; possession […]

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The RCMP welcomes today’s announcement of a joint review into the devastating incidents of April 18 and 19, 2020. We support the independent review and will cooperate fully.  What took place in Northeast Nova Scotia was unprecedented and has forever affected victims’ families foremost, but also RCMP employees across Nova Scotia, particularly those who were […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a 34-year-old county man with assault and forcible confinement. The incident occurred last week and police had been searching for the suspect, who has since been located.

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At 4 a.m. today, members of Pictou District RCMP responded to a call of an armed robbery at a service station on East River Road in Plymouth. RCMP officers learned that a lone suspect entered the store with a hatchet, and demanded cash and cigarettes from the cashier. There was no one else in the […]

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NEW GLASGOW – One person has been hospitalized among nine people displaced by an early morning fire that damaged a large house containing three apartments in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. A man is being treated for burns and smoke inhalation. Canadian Red Cross volunteers have arranged emergency lodging, plus food and clothing purchases and some […]

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ANTIGONISH – Two Alberta drivers were charged with stunting on the TransCanada Highway 104 near Monastery. On July 19, an off-duty police officer reported two westbound vehicles travelling at extremely high rates of speed on the highway. An RCMP officer working near Exit 31 caught both vehicles on RADAR and measured the speeds at 232 […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a 23-year-old man for violating the Nova Scotia Health Protection Act, in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, for not self quarantine himself for 14 days after arriving in Nova Scotia. On Wednesday, July 15, at approximately 8:15 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a business parking lot on […]

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Pictou County RCMP are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred in the wee hours ths morning. Shortly after 1:35 a.m. this morning, Pictou County RCMP responded to a single vehicle collision on Egypt Road, Hillside. A preliminary investigation determined that a single vehicle left the roadway and overturned. One woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. Two other occupants (male […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify a vehicle and a man involved in two situations of suspicious circumstance, one in the Westside area, the other in the Merigomish Road area. On Monday, July 13, a 16-year-old girl was walking on Beech Street at approximately 11 a.m. when she […]

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NEW GLASGOW – A lit bottle of gasoline on a doorstep is being investigated by New Glasgow Regional Police. On Monday, July 13 at approximately 5:10 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police responded to an arson in progress on Green Street. Police and fire fighters arrived on scene and quickly extinguished a small fire on the […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a stolen ATV from a yard in New Glasgow. The 2004 ATV was stolen from a shed on Third Street. Suspect(s) broke into the shed and stole the ATV sometime between Tuesday, June 23 at 10 p.m. and Wednesday, June 24 at 5 […]

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New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit is investigating an attempted robbery at the Aberdeen Hospital. On June 20 at approximately 11:25 p.m., a lone male entered the hospital and attempted to steal personal items from a hospital employee. The employee was working at the boiler building located at the rear of the hospital,. The suspect fled […]

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Three men from Pictou County have been charged with sexual offences by the Nova Scotia Human Trafficking Team. The team received information that persons in the Pictou County area were attempting to target and recruit young women from the area into human trafficking.  In response to this, the Provincial Human Trafficking Team led Operation Hush in conjunction […]

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Stellarton RCMP and Stellarton Police are investigating a suspicious death that occurred Monday night. At 10:40 p.m. on June 15, Stellarton Police responded to a call of an injured male at a home on Maple Street. Police arrived on the scene and found the injured man, who was taken by EHS to hospital for treatment of non-life […]

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A Pictou County man is facing child pornography charges. On October 12, 2019, the RCMP’s ICE Unit along with members of the Pictou County RCMP, New Glasgow Regional Police and RCMP Digital Forensic Services searched a home in Pictou. Investigators were directed to the residence after a social media application notified law enforcement that child […]