Crime Week: May 15, 2020



Crime of the Week 15 April 2020




Near North Crime Stoppers and the North Bay and Almaguin Highlands  Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for two Arsons in Nipissing and Machar Townships.


During the evening of April 12, 2020, a camp located on King Lake Rd., Machar Township, was set on fire, completely destroying the structure.


Sometime between April 13 and April 14, another camp, located on Granite Hill Rd., Nipissing Township was destroyed by fire. It is believed that both fires were deliberately set.



Anyone with information on these Arsons 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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