The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 141 calls for service in the last 24 hours. Two people were arrested.
CK20015575 – Yesterday morning, police responded to the report of a suspicious man on Selkirk Street in Wallaceburg. Officers located the man and through investigation learned that he was wanted for failing to comply with his Probation Order. Nathan Chauvin, 27 years, of no fixed address was arrested and released pending a future court date of June 9, 2020.
CK20015569 – Yesterday morning, a man wanted for failing to comply with his release conditions was arrested in London. The 36-year-old man was transported back to Chatham-Kent for court purposes and held in custody pending a bail hearing.
Motor Vehicle Collision in Chatham CK20015656
Last night, police responded to a two vehicle collision on Park Avenue East between Degge Street and Park Lane in Chatham.
No one was injured.
A 49-year-old Windsor woman was charged with changing lanes, not in safety.
CKPS Operational Update regarding COVID-19
Collision Reporting Centre
The Collision Reporting Centre remains open, however in an effort to be socially responsible, members of the public are asked to call 519-355-1937 and speak with CRC staff before attending police headquarters.
Report Crime Online
In doing our part to assist with social distancing while also ensuring the safety of our community, we would like to remind everyone that you may report certain incidents from the comfort of your own home.
If you’ve been the victim of a theft from vehicle, theft under $5000, lost property, mischief to vehicle / property, lost / stolen license plates – you may report these on-line at https://ckpolice.com/online-crime-reporting/
Police Clearance Checks
Did you know that you may also apply for a Police Clearance Check from home?
Everything is now done on-line, even payment.
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not attend police headquarters, call 519-436-6600 extension #221 http://www.policesolutions.ca/checks/services/chathamkent/
Calls for Service
We are asking members of the public to refrain from attending any police facilities unless absolutely necessary. If you must attend, you will subject to screening questions related to COVID-19 health risks.
If you require an officer to attend your location for a non-emergency incident, you will be asked screening questions related to COVID-19 health risks, over the telephone, before an officer is dispatched.
In an emergency, officers will respond, however you may see them wearing personal protective equipment, such as gloves and masks, for their own protection, if the situation is unknown.
We continue to monitor this situation, as it remains fluid and dynamic. Please understand that these precautions have been implemented for the protection of our members and public.
In this time of uncertainty, it’s important that everyone remain calm and rely on credible sources for information.
We would like to thank everyone for their patience and co-operation.
Const. Renee Cowell
Public Information Officer
Chatham-Kent Police Service