Man charged after cannabis found at Chatham business

Man charged after cannabis found at Chatham business

A 40-year-old Chatham man is facing charges after a search warrant at a Chatham business earlier this month. Members of the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Section executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a business operating as ‘Radio Head Eddie’s’ on Queen Street. Police say Scott Parkhouse was arrested and charged with: –       Selling […]

Rollover crash in Chatham

Rollover crash in Chatham

A 69-year-old Guelph man is facing a careless driving charge after a single vehicle rollover on Highway 401 Wednesday morning. Police responded to the crash at around 10 a.m. A motor vehicle occupied by a driver and one passenger was eastbound on Highway 401 east of Highway 40 (Communications Road) when it lost control and […]

Fifth Street Bridge vandalized again

Fifth Street Bridge vandalized again

Police are investigating after Fifth Street Bridge was vandalized again Tuesday. The Municipality of Chatham-Kent remind the public to respect the traffic and pedestrian control measures in place during construction on the Fifth Street Bridge.  These controls are in place for the safety of both the public and construction workers alike. On Tuesday, a motorist […]

Intermittent Northbound lane closures on Howard Road today

Intermittent Northbound lane closures on Howard Road today

UPDATE: The road closure has been postponed for Tuesday, April 23rd. ——- Drivers traveling on Howard Road today should expect intermittent northbound lane closures from Park Avenue West to approximately 90m south of Park Avenue West. Sewer flow monitoring work will take place on south shoulder of Park Avenue West from Howard Road to approximately […]

Seven people arrested for drug trafficking in Chatham-Kent

Seven people arrested for drug trafficking in Chatham-Kent

Police arrested seven alleged drug traffickers Tuesday, as a result of Project ‘Fresh’. Over the past six months, members of the Intelligence Section have been gathering information regarding criminal activity in Chatham-Kent. Police say Jeremy Swistun, 35 years, of Park Street in Chatham has been charged with: –       Trafficking a Controlled Substance – Cocaine –    Possession […]

Jewelry stolen from Chatham home

Jewelry stolen from Chatham home

Sometime over the past couple days, someone entered an unlocked residence on Robertson Avenue and stole four gold rings valued at $7000. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Brad Molnar at bradleym@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #86444.  Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and are eligible for a cash reward. Building […]

Man charged with trespassing at Downtown Chatham Centre

Man charged with trespassing at Downtown Chatham Centre

A 39-year-old man was arrested at the Downtown Chatham Centre yesterday morning. The man was reportedly found inside the mall yesterday morning, even though he’s been formally trespassed and charged on several occasions. Police say Derek Daniels, 39 years, of no fixed address was arrested and charged with entering a premises when entry is prohibited.  […]

Chatham man charged with assaulting his mother

Chatham man charged with assaulting his mother

A 29-year-old Chatham man has been charged after allegedly assaulting his mother yesterday morning. Police responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence in Chatham. Officers learned that while engaged in a verbal altercation with his girlfriend, the man assaulted his mother as she attended the residence to pick up the kids for childcare purposes.    […]

Chatham youths charged with arson

Chatham youths charged with arson

Two 13-year-old Chatham boys are facing arson charges in connection with three separate fires that were set in Chatham Saturday night. Emergency crews responded to a dumpster fire on Beatty Street at around 9:40 p.m. The fire was quickly extinguished with no damage caused to any buildings in the area. Seven minutes later, emergency crews […]

Pair charged with break and enter

Pair charged with break and enter

A 34-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman, both from Windsor, are facing charges after allegedly breaking into home on Eighth Line yesterday afternoon.A couple observed a strange vehicle in the driveway of a family member’s home on Eighth Line at around 1 p.m. As the vehicle fled the scene, the couple obtained the license plate […]