Help Us, Help You….If you call us, will we find you?

If you call us…will we find you? Imagine police, firefighters and EMS trying to reach a man whose heart has stopped beating, or a fire is in progress, or a violent incident is underway; how frustrated would they be when they can’t find the house number where they are needed. When house numbers are not displayed prominently, it can mean the difference between a rescue and a tragedy. Did you know that for every minute that cardiopulmonary resuscitation is delayed in a cardiac arrest, chances of survival decrease by about 10 percent? Fires, in the right conditions, can double in
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Reporting Frauds

This information is only if you are a victim of a fraud, i.e. you have lost money. If you are not a victim of a fraud, but someone attempted to defraud you (ex. CRA scam phone call), please report this to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre. In order for the LaSalle Police Service to investigate an incident you think is a fraud, the suspected fraudster must have used: · Deceit – concealment or distortion of the truth for the purpose of misleading; · Falsehood – a false statement or a lie; or · Fraudulent means – being dishonest or cheating a
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