Police remind you to lock vehicle doors

Police remind you to lock vehicle doors

As the nice weather seems to be upon us, Chatham-Kent police remind citizens that a vehicle with an unlocked door or open window is an easy target. Protect yourself from being a victim of crime by always rolling up your windows, locking your doors and removing valuables from plain view. If you’ve been a victim […]

Blenheim man arrested for damaging ATM after his card became stuck

Blenheim man arrested for damaging ATM after his card became stuck

A 24-year-old Blenheim man is facing a mischief charge after allegedly damaging an ATM machine. Police say the man attended an establishment in Chatham on February 17th.  As the man used their ATM machine, his debit card became stuck.  The man allegedly forced open the cover and ripped out the card reader causing approximately $1000 […]

Blenheim couple charged with assault

Blenheim couple charged with assault

A 25-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman were arrested and charged with assault yesterday. Police responded to a Blenheim residence after an argument between the couple escalated into a physical altercation. Officers received information about previous incidents of domestic violence between the man and his common-law wife. The man was arrested and charged with three counts […]

Man charged with shoplifting from Canadian Tire

Man charged with shoplifting from Canadian Tire

A 23-year-old Wallaceburg man is facing charges after allegedly shoplifting several items from Canadian Tire in Chatham last night. Police say the man concealed several items under his clothing and in a backpack.  He exited the store without making any attempt to pay for the merchandise. Total value of the theft was estimated at $320. […]

Drugs seized from Chatham home

Drugs seized from Chatham home

Police say Approximately $1500 worth of drugs were seized from a home on Park Street yesterday afternoon after a search warrant executed by the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Section, with the assistance of the Critical Incident Response Team. Officers seized for analysis cocaine, methamphetamine, hydromorphone and morphine.  A quantity of cash was also seized. Officers also […]

Chatham youth taken to hospital after crash on Lacroix Street

Chatham youth taken to hospital after crash on Lacroix Street

A Chatham youth has been taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being involved in a crash on Lacroix Street. On Tuesday afternoon, emergency crews responded to a collision involving a youth on a skateboard on Lacroix Street near Mary Street. Police say the teen was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for medical attention […]

Police investigating serious crash at intersection of Coatsworth Road and 4th Concession Line

Police investigating serious crash at intersection of Coatsworth Road and 4th Concession Line

Chatham-Kent police are investigating a serious single-vehicle crash that occurred at the intersection of Coatsworth Road and 4th Concession Line late last night. Police say the driver was transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance and has since been transferred to a London hospital. Coatsworth Road is closed between 3rd Concession Line and 5th Concession Line.  […]

Man in custody following London homicide

Man in custody following London homicide

London Police have a man in custody following a homicide that occurred Tuesday evening. Police say the investigation is ongoing at this time. As previously released, at approximately 9:55 p.m., members of the London Police Service and EMS responded to a residence on Grey Street in response to a 9-1-1 call reporting a stabbing. A […]

Live music events in Chatham April 26-May 2nd

Live music events in Chatham April 26-May 2nd

Thursday, April 26 Open Mic Night at Elephant’s Nest Karaoke at Ultimate Sports Bar and Jazzbah Morgan Davis at Stubby Goat Restaurant in Wallaceburg Friday, April 27 Spenny & Tony Gray at B.O.B’s, 9 p.m. $5 Harpdog Brown & Jordie Edmonds at Sons of Kent Blutonium at Frendz Good Company at Champz Third Rock at […]

Enrollment in Ontario’s basic income pilot now successfully completed

Enrollment in Ontario’s basic income pilot now successfully completed

Ontario is providing more than 4,000 people with a basic income, successfully completing the enrollment phase of the three-year pilot. Ontario launched the pilot one year ago, becoming a leader in real-world testing of whether a basic income can help people living on low incomes. With enrollment complete, the pilot will now look at how […]

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