Crime Week: May 6, 2020

Mischief Mattawa

 Crime of the Week 6 October 2020



Near North Crime Stoppers and the North Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for a Mischief in the Town of Mattawa.


On October 5, 2020, at approximately 2:00am, OPP officers from the Mattawa Detachment observed that a police car, parked behind the detachment, had been spray painted with orange paint.


Upon further investigation, officers observed two other vehicles parked behind the detachment had also been spray painted. Several signs around the Town of Mattawa and Mattawan Township were also covered in graffiti. Written on the signs were: OPP DIE and OPP PIGS.




Anyone with information on this Mischief or any other crime, is asked to contact Near North Crime Stoppers:


·        Call 1-800-222-TIPS(8477)    OR

·        Submit TIP online at



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