Man accused of hitting woman with a piece of wood

Man accused of hitting woman with a piece of wood

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man connected with a domestic disturbance in Chatham. On August 1, a man and woman became involved in a verbal argument. It allegedly resulted in the man slapping the woman in the head multiple times. The woman sustained non life-threatening facial injuries. The man fled the area before police arrived and a warrant was issued […]

Man on CK Most Wanted list apprehended

Man on CK Most Wanted list apprehended

Police have arrested a man wanted on an outstanding warrant who was on the Chatham-Kent police most wanted list. Just before 9 p.m. last night, police found the man on Taylor Street in Chatham. He was wanted for two counts of assault, two counts of breach of probation and uttering threats. The 22-year-old Chatham man was arrested and […]

Windsor man arrested in CK

Windsor man arrested in CK

Police have arrested a Windsor man this morning in Chatham-Kent. The man had a warrant for his arrest. Just before 3 a.m. police from Windsor found and arrested a man wanted for break and enter and possession of stolen property. The 20-year-old man was turned over to CKPS and was held in custody for a bail hearing.

Green arctic cat stolen in Wheatley

Sometime between August 2 and August 5, someone entered an unlocked shed on Talbot Trail in Wheatley. A 2004 lime-green Arctic Cat four-wheeler valued at $2000 was stolen. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Pete Bakker at 519-436-6600 extension #81296. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash […]

Woman drives 3X over the limit

On the 6th of August, at 9:43 a.m. the Chatham-Kent Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a call from a concerned motorist about a vehicle that nearly caused a collision on the highway 401 in the  eastbound lanes near Merlin Townline. The vehicle, a 2010 Ford Fusion, exited the highway at Bloomfield Road and was located by the […]

Airport facelift begins

Airport facelift begins

Construction is now under way on safety and user accessibility improvements at the Chatham-Kent Municipal Airport. The improvements, potentially costing up to $2.5 million, are made possible because of a donation from the South Kent Wind project, a joint venture of Samsung Renewable Energy and Pattern Energy. The work includes the redesign and flight verification of the […]

Large cat observed in Dover Township

Large cat observed in Dover Township

On July 22, a concerned citizen from Dover Township called police to report seeing a large black cat in the area of a cornfield on the west side of Bear Line Road near Bay Line. Attempts were made to locate the animal, however it was never found. The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to ensure that citizens […]

Man needs bail after violating curfew

Police have charged a man for breaching his conditions of release. On July 24, he was released from custody with several conditions. One of the conditions of his release was that he was to abide by a daily curfew of 11 p.m. to 6 a.m On July 29, police made a check at the man’s residence to ensure that he was complying […]

Chilton Library at CKPL

Chilton Library at CKPL

Get Crankin’ – Put your library in your toolbox! When it comes to auto repair, the “do-it-yourselfer,” students and automotive enthusiasts have trusted Chilton repair manuals for years. The Chatham-Kent Public Library now offers these authoritative manuals to library users in a simple, online resource that’s accessible 24/7 wherever there’s an available internet connection. Just click Chilton Library […]

Robbery suspect eludes dragnet

Robbery suspect eludes dragnet

As previously reported, shortly after 9 a.m. this morning, police responded to the Chatham Medical Place Pharmacy, 20 Emma Street, for a robbery. A lone suspect entered the pharmacy and demanded pharmaceutical items from the employee. The suspect exited with the items and no one was physically injured. The suspect was last seen running down along the river […]