The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 150 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Five people were arrested.
Man Arrested on Outstanding Warrants CK18021609
On April 25th, 2018 the man was identified on video shoplifting from the Shopper’s Drug Mart located on Grand Ave. W in Chatham. At the time of the theft the male fled the scene and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Yesterday morning, an officer observed the man sleeping in a vehicle in Dresden.
The 22-year-old Chatham man was arrested on the outstanding warrant. He was charged with Theft and Possession Under $5,000.00 and released with a future court date of June 5th, 2018.
Man Charged with Uttering Threats CK18021698
The male and female reside in the same apartment complex on McNaughton Ave. W in Chatham. On May 10th, 2018 the man was witnessed threatening the female who contacted police.
On Sunday, May 13, at approximately 10:00 p.m. the 67-year-old Chatham man was arrested and charged with uttering threats.
The man was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Service Headquarters and released with a court date of June 5th, 2018.
Woman Breaches Release Conditions and has an Outstanding Warrant CK18021703
On Feb 21st, 2018 the woman was released from Court with several conditions. One of those conditions stated that she was not to attend a specific address in Wallaceburg or communicate with a male party. Last night at approximately 9:30 pm Police investigated a complaint and formed the grounds that the woman was breaching these two conditions of her release.
Approximately and hour and a half later the female was located inside the male’s apartment building contrary to her release conditions.
The 20-year-old Chatham woman was arrested and charged with failing to comply. Upon arrest it was learned that the female also had an outstanding committal warrant. She has been held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Woman arrested on warrants CK18021709
Shortly after 10:00pm on May 13th, a 42 year old Chatham woman was located behind a business on Grand Ave. W in Chatham. Police were able to confirm that the woman was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failing to attend Court.
She was taken into custody and held pending a bail hearing in the AM.
Make the Right Call – Every call is Important!
False 911 calls are continuing to pull officers away from incidents that require their attention. In the last 24 hours the Chatham-Kent Police Emergency Communication Centre received 20 false 911 calls.
The Chatham-Kent Police Service would like to ensure that everyone knows what number to call should they require police assistance.
If you have a life threatening emergency or would like to report a crime in progress, please call 911 immediately.
For all other non-emergency incidents, please call our Dispatch Center at 519-352-1234.
If you would like to speak with an officer regarding a general inquiry, please call 519-436-6600 extension #222.
If you have information on a crime and wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), you may be eligible for a cash reward.
Chatham-Kent Police remind you not to call 911 unless it is an emergency