Bike rodeo in Chatham today

Bike rodeo in Chatham today

Looking for something to do with the kids tonight? Grace Christian Reformed Church on Tweedsmuir Avenue in Chatham is hosting a bike rodeo from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bikes and helmets are required to participate.    Deadline to apply for auxiliary unit is today Police are currently accepting applications for their Auxiliary Unit. See http://ckpolice.com/auxiliary-unit/ […]

Surveillance system stolen from home on Grand River Line

Surveillance system stolen from home on Grand River Line

Sometime yesterday between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. someone forced their way into a residence on Grand River Line causing about $400 damage.  Once inside, the suspect(s) stole a video surveillance system. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ashwin Roy at ashwinr@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #8107331.  Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at […]

Eleven drivers charged with speeding at new bridge crossing

Eleven drivers charged with speeding at new bridge crossing

Members of A platoon conducted speed enforcement in the construction zone of the new bridge crossing over the Thames River on Victoria Road yesterday. Police say eleven motorists were stopped and charged with speeding. Officers remind drivers that fines are doubled when workers are present.  Remember to obey the posted speed limit signs when driving […]

Chatham man arrested on outstanding warrant

Chatham man arrested on outstanding warrant

A man released from custody in February was arrested again early this morning. Police say the man was released from custody on February 11th, after being arrested and charged in connection with three separate shoplifting incidents in Chatham. On April 2nd, the man failed to attend court and a warrant was issued for his arrest. […]

Driver, company charged after overweight transport truck stopped on Queens Line

Driver, company charged after overweight transport truck stopped on Queens Line

Yesterday, members of the Traffic Unit observed a commercial vehicle tilting and swaying while travelling on Queens Line.  The vehicle was stopped and inspected for public safety reasons.  Officers determined that the vehicle was overweight. The driver, a 48-year-old Windsor man was charged with driving an overweight vehicle.  His company was also charged with allowing […]

Man arrested after throwing brick at police headquarters

Man arrested after throwing brick at police headquarters

A 47-year-old man is facing charges after allegedly throwing a “large piece of brick” at police headquarters yesterday afternoon. Police say the incident occurred at around 1 p.m. The brick chipping one of the windows at the front of the building. Officers located the man on King Street and he was taken into custody. The […]

UPDATE: Man charged with punching customer at Chatham gas bar

UPDATE: Man charged with punching customer at Chatham gas bar

UPDATE: A 45-year-old man is facing an assault charge after allegedly punching a gas bar customer in the mouth. Shortly after 4 a.m. this morning, police responded to a disturbance at the Petro Canada Gas Bar on Park Avenue East in Chatham. Police say the man entered the gas station and started arguing with another […]

Discover your family tree at the library

Discover your family tree at the  library

Whether you’re new to genealogy or a seasoned researcher, there is always something to discover with Ancestry Library Edition. Explore your story with billions of records from over seven thousand databases.  Ancestry Library Edition brings together censuses, vital records, immigration records, legal documents, photos and so much more.  Collections include sources from North America, the […]

Six arrested after drugs, weapons seized from Chatham home

Six arrested after drugs, weapons seized from Chatham home

Six people were arrested after police seized drugs and nunchucks from a home on Gray Street. Members of the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Section executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a residence on Gray Street in Chatham Wednesday. Police say a quantity of methamphetamine and cocaine with an estimated street value of […]

Chatham teen charged with public drunkenness

Chatham teen charged with public drunkenness

An 18-year-old Chatham man was arrested for being intoxicated in a public place last night. Late last night, police responded to a disturbance on Lacroix Street in Chatham. Police say the man was found to be under the influence of alcohol and taken into custody for his own safety as he was unable to care […]