Police are currently on scene in the 1000 block of Barrington Street, Halifax for what has been reported as a male stabbed

**** HRP Media Release Police Onscene for a Weapons Complaint. Police are currently on scene in the 1000 block of Barrington Street, Halifax for what has been reported as a male stabbed. Onscene, police located the victim, a male in his 40’s with an injury consistent with being stabbed with an edged weapon. The victim […]

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Police have charged a man in relation to a robbery that occurred in Halifax.

**** HRP Media Release Police charge man for robbery ​ Police have charged a man in relation to a robbery that occurred in Halifax. ​ At approximately 1:20 a.m. on April 11, police responded to a robbery of a taxi driver that had just occurred in the 200 block of Lacewood Drive. The passenger in […]

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NSHA has received a report from a community partner of continued accidental drug poisonings related to blue and purple fentanyl in the Halifax area

**** NSHA Media Release #DrugAlert for February 2, 2022: NSHA has received a report from a community partner of continued accidental drug poisonings related to blue and purple fentanyl in the Halifax area. Reports have indicated that this drug has been ingested, smoked, and used intravenously. The drug is sometimes mixed with cocaine. This drug’s […]

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Dartmouth General Hospital Expansion and Renovations Completed

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Dartmouth General Hospital Expansion and Renovations Completed —————————————————————– The QEII New Generation Project has reached a major milestone with the completion of Dartmouth General Hospital’s expansion and renovations. “Dartmouth General Hospital has been transformed into a state-of-the-art facility,” said Health and Wellness Minister Michelle Thompson. “It will provide high-quality healthcare services […]

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(ENDED) Freezing rain warning in effect

**** Info via Environment Canada —- ENDED Freezing rain warning in effect Significant winter storm will give rain, snow and an extended period of ice pellets or freezing rain. Locations: much of mainland Nova Scotia. Time span: Friday night until Saturday morning. Remarks: Rain at times heavy will transition to an extended period of ice […]

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Police are currently at the scene of a suspicious death on Braeside Court in Dartmouth.

**** HRP Media Release Police at scene of suspicious death ​ Police are currently at the scene of a suspicious death on Braeside Court in Dartmouth. ​ At approximately 01:47am Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of an unresponsive man in a dwelling on Braeside Court., Dartmouth. ​ Responding officers located a deceased man inside. ​ […]

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Nova Scotians celebrate 39th annual Nova Scotia Fallen Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

**** HRP Media Release Nova Scotians celebrate 39th annual Nova Scotia Fallen Peace Officers’ Memorial Service ​ Sunday marked the 39th annual Peace Officers’ Memorial, which is held each year at Grand Parade in downtown Halifax. The event honours peace officers based in Nova Scotia who died in the line of duty and is a humbling reminder […]

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