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Media Releases

CBRPS charge man for murder of Harold “Buster” Slaunwhite

Lengthy investigation, assisted by Nova Scotia RCMP

December 8, 2016

49-year-old Raymond Glenn Farrow of Glace Bay appeared in Sydney Provincial Court this morning to face a charge of 1st Degree Murder. Police arrested Farrow yesterday at a Glace Bay residence.

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Police investigating report of suspicious person

November 22, 2016

Cape Breton Regional Police are looking for a suspicious person after a 12-year-old girl reported a male driver approached her this morning.

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Police Investigating Armed Robbery

November 19, 2016

At approximately 07:00am the Cape Breton Regional Police Service responded to the report of an Armed Robbery that had just occurred at the NEEDS Store, 719 George Street in Sydney.

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Sydney Man arrested for Possession and Trafficking

November 19, 2016

On Friday, November 18th, 2016 at approximately 4:30 pm the Cape Breton Regional Police Service / RCMP Joint Force Drug Sections executed a Controlled Drug and Substance Act Search Warrant at a residence on Keltic Drive in Sydney, seizing a substantial quantity of Cocaine & cash.

As a result, 39 year old Michael Basil Ranni of Sydney is charged with Possession for the Purpose to Traffic in Cocaine and 2 Breaches of an Undertaking.

The accused was been remanded to the Cape Breton Correctional Facility and will appear in Sydney Provincial Court on Monday November 21st, 2016 for Plea.

Police charge four after vehicle theft

November 18, 2016

Four north side residents will appear in Sydney Provincial Court today to face charges in connection to the theft of a vehicle from Cogan’s Garage in North Sydney.

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Police investigating suspicious house fire

November 15, 2016

Cape Breton Regional Police are investigating a suspicious fire at a residence in Gabarus early Monday morning.

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