Police investigating break-ins

Police investigating break-ins

A break and enter was reported over the weekend at the Store N Save storage units in Blenheim (9410 Allison Line).  The security fence was cut and 14 units were entered. Police say it is uncertain at this time what is missing.  The investigation is on-going and anyone with any information is asked to contact […]

Fatal crash on St. Clair Street

Fatal crash on St. Clair Street

Chatham-Kent police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on St. Clair Street in Chatham Monday evening. Police received a 911 call regarding a serious motor vehicle collision in the area of Crerar Drive at 6:18 p.m. Officers say the collision involved a single motor vehicle and a male pedestrian. The pedestrian was transported to […]

Ontario names Clifford Bull Special Advisor on Indigenous Affairs

Ontario names Clifford Bull Special Advisor on Indigenous Affairs

Ontario’s Government for the People has appointed Clifford Bull to the newly created role of Special Advisor on Indigenous Affairs. Clifford Bull, the former Chief of Lac Seul First Nation, will advise Minister of Indigenous Affairs Greg Rickford on economic and social and jurisdictional issues affecting Indigenous communities. He will also serve as a liaison […]

CKPS top 10 silly calls of 2018

CKPS top 10 silly calls of 2018

Police have released their top 10 “silly calls” of 2018. 10. A man went into his garage and noticed that his gun locker had been pried open and several long guns missing.  After calling police, the victim noticed a man walking away from his house… wearing the victim’s coat.  The caller hopped in his car […]

Chatham woman arrested for bail violation

Chatham woman arrested for bail violation

A Chatham woman was arrested Thursday for breaching her release condition. Police say the woman was released on November 19th on an undertaking, stating that she was not to communicate with a man. Officers attended her residence on another matter yesterday and found her to be in contravention of those conditions by having the man […]

Break and enter on Fifth Line

Break and enter on Fifth Line

Police attended a residence on Fifth Line Thursday after the homeowner received a notification on his phone of an alarm at his residence. Officers found the front door had been kicked in and one of the bedrooms had been rummaged through. There did not appear to be anything missing. Police say the suspect may have […]

Chatham man arrested on outstanding warrant

Chatham man arrested on outstanding warrant

A 31-year-old Chatham man was arrested on an outstanding warrant today. Police say the man, known to police, was observed walking in Chatham. Officers learned that there was a warrant for his arrest for breaching his Probation conditions. The man was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Headquarters where he was processed and released with a future […]

Ontario freezing tourism sign program rates for the next year

Ontario freezing tourism sign program rates for the next year

Ontario’s Government announced that the rates for the Tourism-Oriented Directional Signing Program (TODS) have been frozen for 2019. In April 2018, the previous government signed a contract with Canadian TODS Limited towards the end of their administration. The people of Ontario have expressed their concerns about this contract, and the significant fee increases being placed […]

OPP investigating fatal crash in Middlesex Centre

OPP investigating fatal crash in Middlesex Centre

Middlesex County OPP are investigating a fatal crash that occurred in Middlesex Centre Wednesday morning. Members of the Middlesex Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Middlesex County Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and Southwold Fire Department responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Southminister Bourne at around 8 a.m. Police say the collision, reported to have occurred […]