Manitoulin OPP enforcing “No stopping” signs


KAGAWONG, ON) – The Manitoulin detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating the damage to one sign and the removal of another sign warning motorists of “no stopping – tow away zone” on Highway 540 in Kagawong, Ontario. OPP are reminding the public that theft and mischief of the signs is a criminal offence.

The “No Stopping” signs have been established in areas where parking on the side of the highway would either impede or endanger traffic or pedestrians. Vehicles parked in these designated areas will receive a Provincial Offences Notice and the vehicle could be towed.

Please pay attention to these signs and find alternate parking locations. The OPP would like to ensure the safety of everyone.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for the theft or mischief incident should please contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at to where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.