The Chatham-Kent Police Service responded to 185 calls for service in the past 24 hours. 4 people were arrested.
Break and Enter in Chatham CK21044874
Yesterday, Police were called to a business on Riverview Drive in Chatham, with regards to a break and enter. Through investigation it was learned that unknown suspect(s) broke into Imperial Auto Body, sometime around 10:00 p.m. on September 14. At this time it is unknown what was taken.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Constable S. PALLISTER at firstname.lastname@example.org . Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) may be eligible for a cash reward.
Suspicious Person CK21045012
Shortly after midnight, officers were called to a Queen Street address in Chatham regarding a suspicious person stealing marijuana plants. A 51 year old Chatham man was located a short distance away in possession of the marijuana plants, arrested and charged with Theft, Possession, Mischief, Trespass by Night and Failing to Comply with Undertaking. He was transported to Chatham-Kent Police Service headquarters and lodged for a bail hearing.
Frauds and Scams
The key to protecting yourself is by understanding how you could be targeted. Reduce the chances of being a victim by taking the following steps to secure your devices and accounts:
- Be on guard for scams
- Secure your social media and email accounts
- Apply updates to your mobile devices and computer
- Store your data securely
- Use a strong password
For more information, please see https://cyber.gc.ca/en/guidance/5-ways-protect-yourself-covid-19-scams