Two arrested attempting to steal a car

Two arrested attempting to steal a car

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested two teens in connection with an attempt theft on Louise Street in Chatham. Shortly after 11:30 p.m. last evening, the victim heard his car start outside and observed two males attempting to steal his vehicle. The victim approached his vehicle and apprehended the male sitting in the passenger seat. The male sitting […]

Novice driver arrested for impaired

Novice driver arrested for impaired

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a Tilbury man for impaired driving. At about 7:00 p.m. last evening, police received information about a possible impaired driver in the Merlin area.  Police located the vehicle and driver.  The officer believed that the driver was operating his vehicle under the influence of alcohol and he was arrested. Further breath […]

Two men arrested on follow up investigations

Two men arrested on follow up investigations

A January 18, 2012, break and enter case that resulted in the arrest of a 24-year-old suspect that day was not closed by the police. Investigators continued to work on the case and yesterday that work paid off with the arrest of a 26-year-old man on Wellington Street. He was charged with breaking and entering, possession […]

Council members want more details of Mayors trip

Council members want more details of Mayors trip

Michael Burton, Director of Economic Development By Greg Holden Council had plenty of questions about the trip that Mayor Randy Hope took to China in November. Michael Burton, the Director of Economic Development, presented his report to council last night and some members found it lacking on specifics. Councillor Marjorie Crew requested more details be sent in […]

Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return Project

Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return Project

C-K Cat captured for sterilization. Photo Chatham-Kent Cat Advisory Team This past weekend, the Chatham-Kent Cat Advisory Team, also known as  C-K CAT, a committee of Chatham-Kent Council, put on the first of many Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return (TNVR) projects. Volunteers had helped to trap feral cats over the course of a week. The cats were taken to a […]

Kingston man arrested for disturbance

Kingston man arrested for disturbance

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a Kingston man following a disturbance. At the beginning of February, the victim allowed the accused to reside with her.  The victim eventually asked the accused the leave.  It is alleged that on Saturday, the accused entered the residence and threatened the victim while holding a wooden table leg.  The accused swung […]

Two men arrested for theft

Two men arrested for theft

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested two men in connection with a theft. During the late hours of February 5, 2012, two men attended the boat launch area in Shrewsbury.  The men removed a duck blind and launched in into the water.  The men floated out into the bay and were unable to return the duck […]

Arson suspected in Wallaceburg

Arson suspected in Wallaceburg

A suspected arson last night. The fire destroyed the vacant 1 1/2 story house in Wallaceburg. Firefighters received a call just before 1:30 a.m. for a fire at a house on McGregor Line and found footprints in the snow, leading investigators to believe vandals are involved. According to Assistant Chief Ric Scharf the police are aware of the tracks and suspected arson and […]

5 people arrested on drug charges

5 people arrested on drug charges

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested five people following a drug warrant in Chatham last evening. Shortly after 11:00 p.m., members of the Chatham-Kent Police Intelligence Unit and Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) executed a high risk search warrant at a residence on Grand Avenue East.  Five people were located at the residence and all were arrested.  […]

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 […]