Orion Twp. Planning Commission Public Hearing Aug. 3, 2022 – PC-22-29, Baldwin Village Planned Unit Development (PUD) Concept and EligibilityPlan

The Charter Township of Orion Planning Commission will hold a Joint Public Hearing with the Board of Trustees on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 (immediately following PC-22-28 Public Hearing at 7:05 p.m.) at the Orion Township Municipal Complex Board Room, 2323 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, on the following matter: PC-22-29, Baldwin Village Planned Unit […]

Public Safety — July 6, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 432 calls from June 27 – July 3, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 1 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Traffic Accidents: 14   Boyfriend threatens woman with stabbing A 33-year-old Waterford Township woman walked into the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Orion Township substation at 10:47 a.m. June 27 to […]

Public Safety — June 29, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 446 calls from June 13-19, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 1 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 5 • Traffic Accidents: 13 Trailer is stolen while man was on vacation A 53-year-old Orion Township resident walked into the Orion Township Substation at 1:59 p.m. June 13 to report that someone had stolen […]

Public Safety — June 15, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 353 calls from June 6-12, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 1 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 2 • Traffic Accidents: 18   Trailer catches fire, arson investigators notified Police went to Mockingbird Drive at 6:17 a.m. June 6 for a trailer fire. Deputies arrived and spoke with individuals standing near the […]

Public Safety — LOPD and OCSO — May 16-22, 2022

The LOPD responded to 113 calls from May 16-22, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 0 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 0 • Traffic Accidents: 2 When Jeeps collide Lake Orion police responded to a traffic crash between two black Jeeps at 9:21 a.m. on May 17 at S. Broadway and Elizabeth streets. One driver told police that they […]

Local police departments deserve recognition

Dear Editor, I have read of the well-deserved recognition given to the Oxford Fire Department and the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department for their quick response and handling of the shooting at the Oxford High School in December. It was a tragedy that I never thought would befall Oxford. But I have yet to see any […]

Public Safety — May 2-8, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 457 calls from May 2-8, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 5 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 5 • Traffic Accidents: 10 Orion Twp. man dies of natural causes Sheriff’s deputies, STAR EMS paramedics and the Orion Township Fire Department were dispatched to the 3000 block of Huntington at 3:12 p.m. May […]

Public Safety — May 11, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 399 calls from April 25 – May 1, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 4 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Traffic Accidents: 17 Crime doesn’t pay; neither does Kohl’s shoplifter A Pontiac woman was arrested at 2:23 p.m. April 25 after allegedly trying to steal clothing from Kohl’s, 4872 Baldwin […]

Public Safety — May 4, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 386 calls from April 18-24, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 2 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 2 • Traffic Accidents: 19 Orion Twp. home a swatting target for a second time in six weeks Sheriff’s deputies went to a home on the 10 block of Hummingbird Drive at 4:57 a.m. April […]