Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington held its fourth annual mulch sale on May 11 in Fergus. Volunteers were kept busy in the early morning with a steady stream of vehicles arriving to take their pick of mulches of different colour. This year the mulch is available in several colours including Red Devil, Mocha Brown, Black Beauty and Canada Red.
Wellington County OPP officers chatted with show-goers from their booth at the Fergus Lions Home Show.
Police continue to crack down on speeding in Wellington County.
Police investigated a death after a body was discovered in Victoria Park early on May 15.
Wellington County OPP officers responded at around 7am and
Police continued to crack down and lay drinking and driving charges.
ERIN - Sometime overnight on April 22 a theft occurred here. Stolen was the “Welcome to Erin” sign located on Trafalgar Road just south of East Garafraxa-Erin Townline in Wellington County. The value of the sign is estimated at $5,000.
FERGUS - The Centre Wellington District High School (CWDHS) social justice class is hosting a buffet-style dinner and evening of entertainment on May 22 to raise funds for Raising the Roof.
ABOYNE - Police say the Wellington County OPP prescription drug drop-off event here on May 11 was a great success.
CENTRE WELLINGTON - On May 4 at about 11:45pm, the Wellington County OPP received a call from a female in rural Centre Wellington who said she awoke to find an unknown person in her residence, and the unknown subject fled the scene quickly.
On Jan. 17, the Guelph Police Service Technological Crimes and Internet Child Exploitation unit executed a search warrant at a home in the city of
GUELPH-ERAMOSA - On May 10, Wellington County OPP officers received complaints from concerned parents about an after-prom party that was to take place that evening at 10pm at a residence in Guelph-Eramosa Township.
MOUNT FOREST - On May 2 at approximately 6:45pm Wellington County OPP received a call to assist the Mount Forest Fire Department and Guelph-Wellington Emergency Medical Services (EMS) underneath the bridge on Main Street South here.
GUELPH-ERAMOSA - On May 3 at about 1:18 am Wellington County OPP officers conducted a RIDE program on Wellington Road 39 near Wellington Road 30.
PALMERSTON - On May 11 at about 11:50am Wellington County OPP officers performed a traffic stop on Main Street in Palmerston. The passenger of the 2005 Chrysler spoke with police, who allegedly noticed the smell of burnt marijuana.