The Northumberland Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police arrested two individuals in unrelated intimate partner investigations over the long weekend.
On December 23, 2023 at approximately 9:45 p.m., OPP arrested an individual as a result of an investigation involving threats on December 20, 2023 in Hamilton Township.
A 44-year-old male from Hamilton Township has been charged with:
- Criminal Harassment – threatening conduct
- Uttering Threats – cause death or bodily harm.
On December 24, 2023 at approximately 8:10 p.m., OPP were dispatched to a report of assault at a property in the Municipality of Port Hope.
A 52-year-old female from the Municipality of Port Hope has been charged with:
- Assault – spousal.
Victims of domestic violence are not alone. If you need support or know someone that does, there are local resources here to help . You can visit the Victim Services of Peterborough Northumberland for assistance. A toll-free call can also be placed to 1-888-822-7729 where your information will remain anonymous and confidential. If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.