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Disturbance Call Results In A Drug Arrest

Date Published: 2018-05-14

Patrol officers responded to a disturbance call in the 1400 block of Brown Street on May 14, 2018 at approximately 2:15 a.m. It was reported that a male was threatening individuals in the area with a tire iron and left the scene in a vehicle.

Officers located the vehicle pulled over on the 600 block of Brown Street. A male who was with the vehicle was arrested after the officers observed the tire iron and drugs in the front of the vehicle. Officers also located a sum of Canadian currency during a search of the male subsequent to the arrest.

Firearms and Drugs Seized

Date Published: 2018-03-30

On the 29th of March, 2018 at approximately 11:15 am officers with the Guns and Gangs unit executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at a multi-residential unit located on South Cumberland Street.

Search warrant results in arrests

Date Published: 2018-03-22

On the 21st of March 2018 at approximately 1 pm the Thunder Bay Police Drug Unit executed a Controlled Drug and Substances Act Search Warrant at a residence in the 100 Block of Bruce Street.

Officers seized approximately $15,000.00 in drugs which included cocaine, crack cocaine, fentanyl powder, fentanyl patches, hydromorphone pills and oxycodone pills along with $5,500.00 cash.

Facing a variety of charges are Daniel BLAIS 31 years and Earlene TAIT 38 years both of Thunder Bay.

Both have been remanded into custody.

Powder Fentanyl Seized

Date Published: 2018-03-09

The TBPS Intelligence Unit executed a warrant on March 8, 2018 at north side residence and arrested two individuals who reside in the home for drug related charges.

The residence located in the 100 block of North Windemere Avenue was entered by officers at 4:30 p.m.

The occupants were arrested without incident and a search of the residence was conducted. Since a risk of exposure existed, biohazard gear was worn during the search given the belief that powdered Fentanyl was present. Fentanyl can be a highly dangerous drug when handled, especially in illicit circumstances.

Drug arrests

Date Published: 2018-02-22

On the 21st of February 2018 at approximately 12:20 pm officers with the Thunder Bay Intelligence Unit arrested a Omar Raashan DEWDNEY 31 years of Toronto and a Keima Ahliya DAVIS 20 years of Scarborough in the 800 Block of Fort William Road.

They were found to be in possession of 1.35 kilograms of cocaine and what is believed to be 9.3 grams of powdered Fentanyl.

The street value of these drugs is estimated to be approximately $135,000.

Both face a variety of drug trafficking charges, Mr. DEWDNEY also faces an additional charge of breach of probation.

Drug Arrest

Date Published: 2018-01-01

On January 1st, 2018 at approximately 3:40 am an Officer detailed to the Thunder Bay Police Service Festive RIDE program observed a vehicle travellin

Drug Warrants Executed Resulting in Multiple Arrests and Seizures

Date Published: 2017-12-18

Thunder Bay Police Intelligence Unit was very active last week executing multiple drug warrants that lead to the arrest of three males and seizure of money and drug.


An investigation began in September 2017 by the Intelligence Unit about individuals responsible for the distribution of cocaine at the Royalton Hotel on Bay Street. As a result of this investigation a search warrant was conducted in November 2017 on a storage locker at a self-storage business in town. Inside the unit, investigators located prescription pills, marijuana and crack cocaine and cash.

Search Warrant Results in Multiple Arrests and Seizure of Drugs and Cash

Date Published: 2017-12-04

On November 30, 2017 at approximately 8:30 p.m., two CDSA search warrants were executed simultaneously on two apartments in a multi dwelling building on the 100 block of Court Street South by the TBPS Intelligence Unit and Emergency Task Unit.

Fentanyl and money seized

Date Published: 2017-10-19

On the 18th of October, 2017 the Thunder Bay Police Intelligence unit executed a controlled drug and substances act search warrant at a residence in the Municipality of Shuniah stemming from an investigation which had started in Thunder Bay.

As a result officers seized over a $123,000 in cash along an estimated $14,000 worth of cocaine and $63,000 worth of Fentanyl piils.

It should be noted that these pills are designed to look like oxycodone pills in order to maximize profits fo drug dealers.

Fake Fentanyl

Date Published: 2016-09-02
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