Updated: SIU called in for rollover.

Updated: SIU called in for rollover.

Crew cleans up after crash on 401 on Thursday morning. Photo CKReview By Greg Holden A tow truck was stolen Thursday morning at around 12:30 am in Essex county and crashed during a police pursuit. The pursuit began after police tried to stop the stolen truck on the 401. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Chatham-Kent police saw […]

Police looking for help with break and enter

The Chatham-Kent police are seeking information regarding a break and enter in Wallaceburg. Shortly after 8pm Tuesday night police attended a residence on Dufferin Avenue in regards to a break and enter. Sometime between May 7 at 1:3o pm and May 8 at 8pm unknown suspect(s) forced their way into the residence and stole electronic equipment. Anyone with information […]

Arrested man threw rocks at neighbour

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with a neighbour dispute last night in Raleigh Township. At about 8pm police responded to a residence on Queens Line in regards to a neighbour dispute. During the course of a verbal argument between the man and three of his neighbours it is alleged that the man threatened his […]

Pair arrested in Wallaceburg

Pair arrested in Wallaceburg

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a woman and male youth in connection with a break and enter in Wallaceburg Tuesday. Just after 12pm police attended a residence on Elgin Street in regards to a break and enter. At that time the victim reported that earlier in the morning he arrived home from work to find a woman and […]

SIU clears Chatham-Kent cop

By Greg Holden In September last year, a 29-year-old Chatham man was arrested on Wellington Street. While being placed under arrest he sustained serious injuries to his face. Arrests that involve the death or serious injury of those arrested are automatically investigated by the Special Investigations Unit (SIU). After investigating for two months, the SIU charged constable Christopher Robb of […]

Youth charged with two break and enters

Youth charged with two break and enters

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a male youth in connection with two break and enter incidents in Wallaceburg Monday. Shortly after 7:00 a.m. police responded to a residence on Base Line Road in regards to a break and enter. The victim contacted police as she could hear the youth attempting to gain entry through a sliding glass […]

Arson suspected on Prince Albert Road

Arson suspected on Prince Albert Road

    Around 10pm on Sunday the Chatham-Kent fire department responded to a fire in Chatham Township. Assistant fire chief Ric Scharf said originally that the estimated damage was around $100. That number has since been revised to $20,000. What was a two-storey building has been completely destroyed. Investigators examined the scene on Monday and suspect arson. The […]

London man arrested for impaired driving on St. Clair

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a London man for impaired driving Monday night in Chatham. Just before 10:00 p.m. police received information regarding a possible impaired driver in the area of St. Clair Street. Officers located the man sitting in his vehicle in a parking lot eating. Through investigation the officer believed that the driver was […]

Car accident sends one to hospital

Car accident sends one to hospital

Car accident at Tim Horton’s in Chatham. May 7, 2012. Photo CKReview By Greg Holden Two cars collided on Lacroix Street just south of Richmond Street Monday, sending one person to the hospital with undisclosed injuries. Emergency crews responded just after 4pm to find one of the cars had hit a hydro pole. Witnesses at the scene say an oriental woman was […]

Wire thefts continue locally

The Chatham-Kent police are seeking information regarding a theft complaint in Chatham. Just before 4:00 p.m. Sunday police responded to a business on Queen Street in regards to two separate wire thefts. Sometime between May 4 and May 5 unknown suspects cut the fence to the storage compound and stole two rolls of cable. It appears the […]