The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 219 calls for service in the last 24 hours. 6 people were arrested. There were 21 false 911 calls.
ATV Collision in Shrewsbury CK19042181
Last night, at around 6:00pm, police responded to a motor vehicle collision involving two ATV in the area of Metcalfe Street and Wellington Street, Shrewsbury. Three people sustained injuries and were transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.
The Traffic Unit has taken over the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Randy Whittaker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-355-1092. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.
LLA Arrest CK19042180
On Friday, August 16, 2019 at approximately 8:0pm, police were called to the area of Wellington Street E, Chatham in response to a call of an intoxicated man, walking down the middle of the street. An intoxicated, 56year old Chatham man was located and being unable to care for himself, was transported to Chatham-Kent Police headquarters and lodged till sober.
Traffic Enforcement CK19042059
Yesterday, traffic enforcement was conducted on Longwoods Road and McNaughton Avenue East, in Chatham and six drivers were charged with speeding over the posted road speeds.
On Friday, August 18, 2019 officers were dispatched to the Alexandra Avenue area, Chatham, in response to a call of a mischief. A storage shed on the Victor Lauriston school grounds was broken into over night and damaged.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable D. Pailey at email@example.com or 519-436-6600 extension #87309. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward
Make the Right Call – Every call is Important!
False 911 calls are continuing to pull officers away from incidents that require their attention.
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 and stay on the line.
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 reminds you not to call 911 unless it is an emergency
Please see our website at calling-911 for ideas on how to teach kids about 911 calls.