Foot pursuit ends in arrest

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man following a foot pursuit Sunday night in Wallaceburg. Shortly after 9:00 p.m. officers observed a man in the Wallaceburg area and confirmed that he was currently wanted for two counts of break and enter and one count of failing to attend court. The man fled from police on foot […]

Murder charge laid on Walpole Island

(WALPOLE ISLAND FIRST NATION, ON) A 20 year old Walpole Island man has been taken into custody and is facing a charge of Second Degree Murder in the death of Clifford Lincoln RILEY. The accused, who will not be identified at this time, was arrested without incident on Saturday, June 23, 2012. He will be appearing in bail court. […]

Police arrest one and seek another in theft

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with an incident in Chatham early Wednesday morning. At about 4:30 a.m. police responded to the Richmond Street area in regards to two males acting suspicious. Officers flooded the area and located a man hiding stolen floor tiles from a store on Richmond Street behind a residence on Raleigh […]

Man recognizes thief in his home

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with a break and enter in Wallaceburg Tuesday. Shortly after 1:00 p.m. police attended a residence on Emma Street in regards to a break and enter. At this time, the victim reported that he left his residence around noon. Upon returning at 12:40 p.m., the victim observed that […]

Attack on Children’s Services building

Attack on Children’s Services building

Windows were smashed this morning at the Chatham-Kent Children’s Integrated Services building in Chatham. Police are looking for information regarding the damage. At about 12:40 a.m. police were called to the Chatham-Kent Children’s Integrated Services building on Grand Avenue West. Police found three windows on the west side of the building had been broken. Damage is estimated at approximately $1500. Anyone with […]

Bike rodeo in Blenheim

Bike rodeo in Blenheim

A bike rodeo in Blenheim on Saturday was held to promote safety for young cyclists. Organized by local neighbourhood watch representative Mary Lou Beaune in conjunction with the Chatham-Kent police, children were advised on proper bicycle safety equipment and riding skills. Lined chalk on the asphalt acted as guides meant to emulate bicycle lanes. About a dozen young people […]

Chatham police release phone numbers of suspect

Chatham police release phone numbers of suspect

After recently investigating several break and enter incidents into residential properties, primarily in the northwest and southwest quadrants of Chatham, a pattern was identified that leads police to believe the thief is using a cell phone to call homes and find out if anyone is there. Police say over 2000 calls have been made to homes in Chatham and […]

Police seek help in break and enter

Police seek help in break and enter

The Chatham-Kent police are looking for information regarding a break and enter on Campus Parkway. Sometime between June 16th at 6:30 p.m. and June 17th at 9:30 a.m. someone forced their way into the residence and stole about $3000 worth of jewellery and coins. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Ken Muir at 519-436-6600 […]

26-year-old Chatham man chokes his girlfriend

26-year-old Chatham man chokes his girlfriend

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with a domestic disturbance Sunday in Chatham. Shortly after 7:00 a.m. police responded to a residence on Park Avenue West in regards to a domestic incident. The victim reported that she had been assaulted. It is alleged that the man pushed the woman following a verbal altercation and choked her. […]

Man puts girlfriend in a headlock

Man puts girlfriend in a headlock

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a man in connection with a domestic incident Sunday in Wallaceburg. At about 11:00 a.m. police responded to a residence on Murray Street in regards to a domestic disturbance. At this time the victim reported that she had been assaulted following a verbal altercation. It is alleged that the man placed the woman in a […]