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 […]

Don Shropshire has 1st day as CAO

Don Shropshire has 1st day as CAO

  Don Shropshire, new CAO of Chatham-Kent. CKReview photo. The Municipality of Chatham-Kent’s new Chief Administrative Officer marked his first day on the job Wednesday with a news conference about what to expect during his administration.  Chatham-Kent Council formally appointed Don Shropshire to the lead administrative position with a bylaw passed during its Monday meeting. […]

New war of 1812 Project Facilitator

New war of 1812 Project Facilitator

Bust carving of Tecumseh. Photo: Chatham-Kent Tourism Knapp brings with her 8+ years of experience organizing, researching, and representing communities in the tourism industry and within local historical organizations. She has received not only her Bachelor and Arts (Hon.) in History and Bachelor of Education, but also completed her Master of Arts with a focus […]

CKPS arrests 2 people for child porn

CKPS arrests 2 people for child porn

Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the Internet The Chatham-Kent Police Service has arrested two men in connection with this province-wide Provincial Strategy. Yesterday, members of the Chatham-Kent Police Internet Child Exploitation Unit, Major Crime Unit, Community Patrol Branch and Ontario Provincial Police executed two separate search warrants within the […]

Purse snatched by cyclist

Purse snatched by cyclist

The Chatham-Kent police are looking for information about a theft of a purse. Yesterday afternoon around 4:00 p.m., police were called regarding a theft of a purse.  The victim reported that she was walking west bound on Cross Street between Queen Street and Raleigh Street between 2:45 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. when a male party rode […]

Shoplifting arrest in Tilbury

Shoplifting arrest in Tilbury

The Chatham-Kent police have arrested a Comber man following a shoplifting incident in Tilbury. Shortly after 1:00 p.m. yesterday afternoon, police attended a business on Mill Street West in Tilbury in response to a theft.  Police received information that a man entered the store without a coat.  The man moved throughout the store and eventually […]