Two men fined for violating Health Protection Act

May 4, 2021
St. Peter's, Nova Scotia

News release

Richmond County District RCMP has charged two men, ages 48 and 55, with violating the Health Protection Act.

At approximately 1:30 p.m. on May 3, police were notified that two men had arrived from outside of Nova Scotia and were failing to self-isolate as required. RCMP members located the men at a local business in St. Peter's and charged them under the Health Protection Act for failing to self-isolate.

The RCMP is reminding everyone to follow all public health orders and municipal bylaws. We all need to do our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The RCMP would like to thank Nova Scotians for their continued support, and express appreciation to the vast majority who are adhering to the directives outlined by the provincial government. For more information, visit:

File #: 2021-599266


Contact information

Cpl. Chris Marshall
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154

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