Drug bust in Tilbury

Drug bust in Tilbury

Last night the Chatham-Kent police intelligence unit executed a drug warrant on Mill Street East in Tilbury. Police found over $13,000 worth of drugs and cash. A 24-year-old Tilbury man and a 23-year Tilbury woman were arrested and charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance and  one count of possession of stolen goods under $5000. The man was also charged […]

April 2nd passport clinic in Chatham

April 2nd passport clinic in Chatham

For those people that still need passports, MP Dave Van Kesteren has set up six passport clinics that will be offered again this year. Of the six passort clinics, the first is scheduled for Tuesday, April 2nd at Blessed Sacrament Church, 145 Victoria Avenue in Chatham. It will be held between the hours of 10am […]

31 text messages lands man in jail

A Chatham man who doesn’t take a hint very well, was given the night to sit in jail and think about it. On November 29, 2012, the man was released from custody with several conditions. One of those conditions was to abstain from communicating or associating with a specific Chatham woman. Yesterday the woman contacted police to report that between […]

18-year-old man assaults his mother and brother

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a Blenheim teen following a disturbance last night. Shortly after 5:00 p.m. police responded to a residence on Sherman Street in Blenheim for a family dispute. At this time, the homeowner reported that she and her 14-year-old son had both just been assaulted by her 18-year-old son. It is alleged that the 18-year-old punched […]

Arrests made in January robberies

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with a robbery that occurred back in January. As earlier reported, on January 13, 2013 at about 4:36 a.m. police responded to a robbery at the Shell Gas Station on Keil Drive in Chatham. Two suspects entered the gas station and demanded cash from the employee. Both suspects were […]

Woman awakes to find disguised man with knife in her home

The Chatham-Kent police are looking for information regarding a break and enter that was reported in Chatham. On Friday, March 15 shortly after 7:00 a.m., police went to a home on Arthur Street in regards to a break and enter. The homeowner reported that she awoke to find an unknown man standing in her doorway holding a knife. The man appeared […]

Break in and theft at church

Break in and theft at church

The Chatham-Kent police are looking for information on the theft of money from a local church in Chatham. Yesterday between 8:15 a.m. and 9:45 a.m. someone entered the Victoria Avenue United Church on Grand Avenue East through unlocked doors as volunteers were working in the kitchen. A money-box with $200 worth of loose change was […]

March is fraud prevention month

March is fraud prevention month

The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like remind everyone that through awareness, you can avoid becoming a victim.  Watch out for fraudsters who attempt to reach out to you and then end up taking your money.  By increasing your awareness of the vast array of scams, you can learn how to recognize their different forms. Recognize […]

CKPS seek information about break and enter

The Chatham-Kent police are looking for information regarding a break and enter in Chatham earlier this month. Sometime between March 8, and March 17, unknown persons forced their way into a home on Garden Path, which caused about $500 to a garage door.  Once inside the persons stole approximately $5000 worth of electronics and jewelry. […]

Thief strikes on Walmart parking lot

The Chatham-Kent police are investigating a brazen theft of a pick-up truck tail gate in daylight hours. Between 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. yesterday, someone went to the Walmart parking lot on St. Clair Street in Chatham and removed the tail gate of a 2010 black Dodge Ram pick-up truck. The value of the theft is estimated at $800. […]