Information needed in an arson

The Ottawa Police Service Arson Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in information regarding an arson that took place causing extensive property damage and endangering resident’s lives.

On the 17th of November 2017, at approximately 4:00 am, residents of a dwelling located in the 100 block of Russell Ave discovered a fire on the front porch. The suspect or suspects had placed a mattress on the front porch and set it on fire. Extensive damage was caused to the outside and inside of the house and resident’s lives were put in danger. Thankfully all residents escaped without injury.

If you have any information about this arson or any other crime, anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identities you could qualify for a cash reward of $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Suspects sought in arson at a school

The Ottawa Police Service Arson Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying 3 suspects responsible for vandalism and arson at a school.

On Saturday the 14th of October 2017, 3 young male suspects were caught on video damaging a school located in the 1100 block of Longfields Dr. They broke the head off a natural gas main line and ignited the gas resulting in $40, 000 dollars in damage.

Suspect #1 was described as being young male 15-17 years of age, medium build, dark clothing with a black baseball cap, back pack

Suspect #2 was described as being a young male, 13-17 years of age, short hair, slim build, white baseball cap, dark jacket, light pants

Suspect #3 was described as being a young male, 13-17 years of age, baseball cap, jacket, pants, small backpack

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service Arson Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3770 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Seeking Information on Suspect responsible for Arson fire at École Saint Marie

On Sunday August 27th shortly after 11:00pm the Ottawa Fire Services and Ottawa Police responded to a fire at École Saint Marie on Innes Rd.
The Ottawa Police Arson Unit is seeking the public’s assistance for information on the incident which has been deemed deliberate.
The fire caused extensive damage to a portable and vehicle as seen in the attached photo. Graffiti was sprayed on the portable and vehicle.

If you have information about the incident or person(s) responsible call Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information helps solve this crime, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.




Seeking information on suspicious fire on Mancini Way

The Ottawa Police Arson Unit and Crime Stoppers are looking for any information on a suspicious fire on Mancini Way.

On the 29th of May 2017, at approximately 300am, emergency crews were dispatched to a working fire on Mancini Way. The fire destroyed houses in a row housing complex that were under construction.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477. Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identities you could qualify for a cash reward of $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.