Dogs used to find suspects

Dogs used to find suspects

The Chatham-Kent police have apprehended two men following a motor vehicle collision last evening. Shortly after 7:00 p.m, police were called to the area of Front Line in Blenheim regarding a single motor vehicle collision.  Prior to police arrival, the involved parties fled the area.  Police immediately contained the area.  With the assistance of the Chatham-Kent Police Dog […]

Update: Victims identified in Tilbury crash that claimed 2 lives

Update: Victims identified in Tilbury crash that claimed 2 lives

The Chatham-Kent police continue to investigate a double fatal collision that occurred early Sunday morning. At about 12:20 a.m., Sunday morning, emergency crews attended the area of Coatsworth Road and Herman Line, Tilbury East Township in response to a vehicle that had left the roadway and was engulfed in flames.  Johan Bergen, 18, of Leamington […]

Firefighter injured in Wheatley

Firefighter injured in Wheatley

Just after 4 am this morning a fire was reported on Ingelewood Road in Wheatley. 18 firefighters attended the residence and 1 firefighter had minor injuries after being struck by an object. He was taken to the hospital and later released. Fire Inspector Scott Sproule said the fire was contained to one structure and is now under investigation. No-one was at the […]

Tilbury man arrested after disturbance

Tilbury man arrested after disturbance

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man following a disturbance in Tilbury yesterday afternoon. At about 12:30 p.m., police attended the area of Queen Street and Lyon Street in response to a disturbance.  Through investigation, officers determined that one of the men involved was bound by conditions not to attend this area in Tilbury or […]

Woman arrested for impaired driving

Woman arrested for impaired driving

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a Wallaceburg woman for impaired driving. Shortly before 7:00 p.m. last evening, police attended the area of Baldoon Road just north of Greenvalley Line in response to a vehicle that had left the roadway and was stuck in a farmer’s field.  Upon arrival, police located a woman seated in the driver’s seat.  The […]

Updated: Cyclist hit by car at Grand Ave. and Van Allen Ave.

Updated: Cyclist hit by car at Grand Ave. and Van Allen Ave.

Just after 5 p.m. a 37 year old female cyclist was struck by a car just west of Van Allen Avenue on Grand Avenue and was sent to the hospital. The blue P.T. Cruiser had it’s front windshield smashed in. Debris was lying on the road and bicycle parts lay near the sidewalk. Grand was closed at Van Allen. This is only the most […]

Two die in fiery crash

Two die in fiery crash

The Chatham-Kent police continue to investigate a double fatal collision that occurred early Sunday morning. At approximately 12:20 a.m. Sunday morning a woman observed a vehicle fire in the area of Coatsworth Road and Herman Line, Tilbury East Township. Police believe that the involved car had travelled northwest on Coatsworth Road approaching the intersection at Herman Line. The roadway […]

Robbery suspect sought

Robbery suspect sought

The Chatham-Kent police continue to investigate a robbery in Wheatley early Sunday morning. At around 6:00 a.m. yesterday morning, a lone suspect entered the Mac’s Milk Store located at 30 Talbot Street West in Wheatley.  The suspect produced a firearm, demanded money, and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.  There were no injuries as […]

Man dies after accident on Forest Street

Man dies after accident on Forest Street

Shortly before 11:00 p.m., last night, police received a call reporting a car had struck a home on Forest Street, Chatham. Officers arrived to find the vehicle had left the roadway and struck a front porch of a home. The driver of the vehicle, a 55-year old Chatham man lost control of the car due to […]

Police busy with 3 arrests for failing to comply

Police busy with 3 arrests for failing to comply

Written by Greg Holden The Chatham-Kent Police Service held 3 people in custody last night for bail hearings this morning. All 3 men were charged with breaching the conditions of their release. The first arrest took place around 5:30 p.m. at the Nortown Plaza when they responded to a call about a man who was begging […]