Cops and Kids Reel in Another Success
Cops and Kids reel in another success.
Close to 200 participants braved the cold weather as they walked onto the Bay of Quinte for the annual Cops and Kids Ice Fishing derby.
The derby was originally planned to be take place Jan. 18, but was delayed due to weather temperatures causing poor ice conditions. But the delay did not affect the numbers or participants in the slightest.
“The response from the community has been really good,” said Constable Pat Comeau, the individual behind the derby. “The turn out today has been great, we’ve got police officers,
February 18, 2020 - The Intelligencer Alex Filipe
Cops and Kids Ice Fishing Derby
Cops, Kids and Ice Fishing Derby set for Feb. 15, 2020. Children will have to wait until mid-February to enjoy some ice fishing with Belleville Police officers.
A release from the police service said ice conditions are less than favourable for the fourth annual Cops, Kids and Ice Fishing Derby because of mild weather and rain.
The event has been rescheduled for Feb. 15 and it will run from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The location will remain the same at the Herchimer Avenue boat launch.
This date is also tentative depending on the weather and further confirmation will be sent closer to the
January 14, 2020 - INQUINTE.CA Bill Holland
Date set for Ribbon Cutting at new Police Station
Belleville’s new, state-of-the-art police headquarters will officially open July 29, 2020.
Mayor Mitch Panciuk announced the date has been set for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the new, much-anticipated Belleville Police headquarters at a press conference at city hall.
January 12, 2020 - The Intelligencer Tim Meeks
Experienced Offer Sworn In
The Belleville Police Service is continuing to grow moving into a new year and decade. Chief Ron Gignac and the Honourable Justice Stephen Hunter officially swore in Cst. Kelly Menna at a ceremony at the Quinte Consolidated Courthouse.
December 31, 2019 - INQUINTE.CA Brock Ormond