Measures to Help Citizens, Businesses Affected by COVID-19

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Measures to Help Citizens, Businesses Affected by COVID-19 ————————————————————— Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, gave an update today, April 2, on efforts to help Nova Scotians dealing with COVID-19. “Our small businesses and those who are self-employed have always been at the […]

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Update on HRP enforcement statistics related to COVID-19 directives

**** HRP Media Release Update on HRP enforcement statistics related to COVID-19 directives Police have issued a summary offence ticket to a man for violating regulations of the Health Protection Act yesterday. At approximately 5:15 p.m. on April 1, police issued a summary offence ticket to a 35-year-old Halifax man who was failing to provide […]

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Halifax Regional Police release impaired driving statistics for March

**** HRP Media Release Halifax Regional Police release impaired driving statistics for March Halifax Regional Police charged 22 drivers with impaired related offences during the month of March. Of the 22 drivers in March, 15 were charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle by alcohol, one driver was charged with impaired operation of a […]

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NSHA advising of potential COVID-19 exposure at Westville funeral home and Alma fire hall​

**** NSHA Media Release NSHA advising of potential COVID-19 exposure at Westville funeral home and Alma fire hall​ NSHA Public Health is advising of potential exposure to COVID-19 on Sunday, March 15 at Eagles Funeral Home in Westville, and the Alma Fire Hall. This notification is being made out of an abundance of caution as […]

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Twenty New Cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Twenty New Cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia ————————————————————— Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health will provide an update today, April 2, at 3 p.m. This update will be livestreamed on https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast . ————————————————————— As of today, April 2, Nova Scotia has 193 confirmed cases […]

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Speeding and aggressive driving: not worth the risk

**** RCMP Media Release Speeding and aggressive driving: not worth the risk Nova Scotia RCMP is reminding motorists that speeding and aggressive driving are not worth the risk. Speeding drastically reduces the amount of time drivers have to react to unexpected hazards, putting the drivers themselves and other road users at serious risk of being […]

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Driver and passenger arrested after erratic driving complaint

**** RCMP Media Release Driver and passenger arrested after erratic driving complaint On April 2 at 2:50 a.m., Pictou District RCMP responded to a call of a vehicle doing burn-outs on the Stellarton-Trafalgar Rd. The RCMP attended and located the suspect vehicle. The driver was located in the vehicle and the passenger fled on foot. […]

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Police charge man for leaving the scene of a crash at Point Pleasant Park

**** HRP Media Release Police charge man for leaving the scene of a crash at Point Pleasant Park A man has been charged for leaving the scene of a crash at Point Pleasant Park in Halifax yesterday morning.​ ​ At approximately 11:15 a.m. on April 1, park staff reported that earlier in the day a […]

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