The Chatham-Kent Police responded to 169 calls for service in the last 24 hours.
On December 6, 2019 police attended a Wallaceburg residence in regards to an Assault complaint. Investigation revealed that the male had shoved a female against the wall and on a previous occasion had threatened physical harm. The accused was located, arrested for Uttering Threats and Assault. He was transported to CKPS Headquarters where he was held pending a bail hearing. .
On December 6, 2019 a Chatham man attended a store on St. Clair St and left approximately $80 worth of cologne making no attempt to pay for the items. The man was located a short distance away, arrested and released with a future court date
On December 6, 2019 an officer on general patrol observed a male he knew to have an outstanding warrant. When the man observed the officer he fled on foot only to be caught in a back yard after a brief foot pursuit. The Chatham male was arrested on 8 outstanding CKPS warrants, transported to CKPS Headquarters where he was processed and held for bail hearing.
On December 6, 2019 Police conducted a R.I.D.E. check in Chatham which resulted in 165 vehicles being checked and with no infractions.
On December 7, 2019 just after midnight officers on general patrol observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed with sparks flying from the wheels. Police attempted a traffic stop at which time the vehicle fled from police with no regard for traffic lights. After a brief pursuit the vehicle pulled into a parking lot. The driver was arrested for Impaired Operation of a Conveyance and transported to OPP for breath tests which registered over double the legal limit. The driver was charged with Impaired, being over the legal limit of 80mgs as well as three Highway Traffic Act offences.
Chatham-Kent Police Citizens Online Reporting System
Using the online crime reporting system allows you to submit a report anytime, anywhere and print an unofficial copy of the police report.
The following incidents MAY be reported* through our online tool: *less than $5000
- Lost Property
- Theft from Vehicle
- Damage/Mischief to Property
- Damage/Mischief to Vehicle
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